October 4
Don Harrison | British Columbia's Premier Gordon Campbell refused to call the freeze a freeze, saying he promised during last May's election campaign to maintain the education and health budgets at their current am
rabble news October 4
Peter Steven | Former Squamish Five member Ann Hansen talks about the place of sabotage as an agent of social and political change, the mistakes she made and the book she's written. "We didn't see ourselves as terr
October 3
Kathleen Kenna | In a regime that renders women invisible, Dr. Sima Samar had stood out like a neon light. She defied the Taliban to open schools for girls, mobile clinics for women and children and hospitals where w
October 3
Allison Lawlor | In late July, 2001, a group of about 50 squatters protesting against the lack of affordable housing in Montreal occupied an abandoned heritage building located on private property.
October 3
Sunera Thobani | A condensed version of Sunera Thobani's speech to the Women's Resistance Conference in Ottawa on Monday.
October 2
Scott Piatkowski | To understand George W. Bush's approach to dealing with terrorism, one really has to examine his history as governor of Texas. Between 1995 and 2000, George W. Bush signed more death warrants than th
October 1
Alejandro Bustos | Reports claim that more than 400 Arab nationals received Nicaraguan citizenship during the 1990s, including suspected terrorist Mohammad Atta. According to media in that county, U.S. authorities are
October 1
Michael Massing | What were people in Gaza and the West Bank actually saying? Where were the interviews with clerics in Cairo, editorial writers in Amman, shopkeepers in Jakarta and schoolteachers in Kuala Lumpur?
September 29
Jerry White | At a news briefing Wednesday, White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer denounced comments made by Bill Maher, the host of ABC-TV's <i>Politically Incorrect</i> program, and warned that all Americans
rabble news September 28
Kaie Kellough | As a festival of art and revolution, HOWL 2001 will combine workshops and teach-ins with spoken word, music and cinema. The festival hit Toronto last weekend, and moves on to Montreal and New York.
September 28
Matthew Tempest | Peace protestors demonstrating outside the Labour Party conference in Brighton this weekend fear the police will have "carte blanche" to harass them, after the terrorist attacks in the United States.
September 27
Nate Hendley | In the United States, Muslims and Arabs have been targeted for beatings and even murder. While no killings have been reported in Canada, Muslims have endured death threats, vandalism and harassment.
September 27
Tariq Ali | In normal times, the Saudi Kingdom is barely covered by the Western media. The ambassadors report to their respective chanceries that all is well and the continuity of the regime is not threatened. I
September 26
Caroline Mallan | During the first day of testimony regarding the Ipperwash inquiry, Ontario Premier Mike Harris pointed to affidavits sworn by senior Ontario Provincial Police officers who insist that neither the Pre
September 26
Doug Smith | Tax experts said that this case would never get to court. They were wrong. Project Loophole wants to know why a family was able to transfer $1-billion to the U.S. - without paying any capital gains t
September 25
Sandy Banks | It was intended as a simple gesture of solidarity with Muslim women who have become an easy target for our nation's anger these days: What if women from every race, religion and nationality went abou
September 25
Nandita Sharma | Some of us, seduced by the purrs of multiculturalism awash in the corridors of power, had come to believe that Canada - or the U.S. - was our home. Now we have come to realize that, when the nation i
September 24
Penney Kome | War pollutes. As temperatures rise worldwide, will the war machine's emissions push the globe over the edge into extreme weather, drought, heat waves, disease and severe shortages of potable water?
September 24
Erin George, interview with Starhawk | What happened on September 11 - and how the anti-globalization movement can mobilize for peace and justice. "There is tremendous hope ... There are a lot of people out there who don't want to be bomb
September 22
Jonathan Steele, Ewen MacAskill, Richard Norton-Taylor and Ed Harriman | Osama bin Laden and the Taliban received threats of possible American military strikes against them two months before the terrorist assaults in the U.S. The Taliban refused to comply, but the serious
September 21
Peter Edwards and Harold Levy | Documents dated September 6, 1995 that have been obtained from court files suggest the Ontario provincial government wanted Indian protesters removed, and not through negotiations with police.
September 21
Craig Wong | Two police officers who dumped a man on the outskirts of the city on a freezing January night last year were fired yesterday, just hours after a jury convicted them of unlawful confinement.
rabble news September 21
Erin George | Anti-corporate-globalization activists are shifting their focus from the trouble with trade to the implications of last week's events in Washington D.C. and New York City. Their movement is now set t
September 21
Mark Twain | It was a time of great and exalting excitement. The country was up in arms, the war was on, in every breast burned the holy fire of patriotism; the drums were beating, the bands playing, the toy pist
September 21
David Beers | Sickening as it is to contemplate, the rubble that buries thousands at the heart of lower Manhattan this morning may well represent some twisted mind's technical triumph.
September 20
Madeleine Bunting | In a crisis like this, many of the gender differences between men and women are thrown into sharp relief. At the same time, in a major crisis such as this, virtually all the reporters have been men.
September 20
Carlos Torres | On September 11, 1973, the Palace of La Moneda in Santiago was attacked by warplanes, and our democratically elected President, Salvador Allende, was killed. This marked the beginning of years of ter
rabble news September 20
Lyle Stewart | Former U.S. senator and presidential hopeful Gary Hart gave a speech September 4 in Montreal warning of a major terrorist attack that would kill thousands and wreak major changes in American society.
September 20
Hendrik Hertzberg | The terrorists brought with them nothing but knives and the ability to fly a jumbo jet already in the air. How do you take "massive military action" against the infrastructure of a stateless, compart
September 19
Naomi Klein | Many of us, myself included, have felt little but rage and sorrow since September 11. But if our leaders are really following us, we have a responsibility to no longer act on emotion alone. If our le

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