rabble news February 14
Image: Facebook/Stop Kinder Morgan
Alyse Kotyk | Whales, corruption and contempt for Indigenous rights are just some of the court cases that activists hope will halt the controversial Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Expansion project.
in their own words January 27
Photo: mathiaswasik/flickr
Sofia Ali-Khan | Here are some uncomfortable truths, and some thoughts on what we need to do about them to succeed in the fight against Trump.
in their own words January 24
Image: Instagram/michelle_crowe
Sophia Reuss | The "Anti-Inauguration" protest and Women's March on Washington provide hope that a global, inclusive left can finally fight neoliberalism and oppression together.
rabble news January 24
Trans activist and B.C. NDP candidate Morgane Oger
Tessa Vikander | Organizers of Vancouver's Women's March on Washington express remorse at lack of communication, while omission sparks wider conversation of inclusive organizing.
rabble series January 16
Image: Facebook/Pascale Diverlus
Phillip Dwight Morgan | Black Lives Matter TO plans to target illegal carding and Toronto's Special Investigations Unit as it looks ahead to 2017.
year in review December 24
Photo: Lukas Beier Video Photo & Design/flickr
rabble staff | Here's the best of our coverage from 2016, to get inspiration for fighting back in 2017.
year in review December 23
Photo: Steph Wechsler
Miriam Katawazi | It was a turbulent year for Canada and the rest of the world. Read rabble.ca's top picks for 2016 that encapsulate the year.
year in review December 21
Photo: Kim Jones/flickr
Victoria Fenner | There's lots of work for us to do in the New Year to help restore this planet to health and happiness. But for now, take a break and have a listen to some of our faves from the rabble podcast network.
rabble news December 20
Photo: Access to Media Education Society (AMES)
Tania Ehret | #HerDigitalVisions is an afterschool program that works with self-identified girls, building media literacy skills in order to better establish power in an online world.
rabble news December 8
Joyce and Judith Scott. Photo by Erik Butler.
Franke James | Judith Scott, whose art now hangs in the Museum of Modern Art, was institutionalized for 35 years. A new book tells her story.
rabble interview November 30
Meg Borthwick | Interview with John Dougherty, an investigative filmmaker whose documentary Flin Flon Flim Flam delves into the growing opposition to mines due to human rights abuses.
rabble interview November 30
Image: Facebook/Broadbent Institute
Phillip Dwight Morgan | The former Obama White House adviser and CNN political pundit visited Toronto last week and gave Canada some advice on responding to a Trump White House.
rabble interview November 24
Photo: Janet Cooper
Cory Collins | For documenting Indigenous activists' occupation of Muskrat Falls, independent journalist Justin Brake faces a court date with uncertain outcomes.
rabble news November 22
Survivors' totem pole, DTES Vancouver, B.C.
Lenée Son | A gorgeous, moving photo essay documents the landmark raising of a monument to the Indigenous women lost and murdered in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside -- and their incredible resilience.
press release November 3
Flickr/Kat Northern Lights Man
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression | A coalition of media organization and press freedom groups have joined forces to call on the Canadian government to help protect journalists.
rabble news October 28
Photo by Ossie Michelin
Cory Collins | Action over Muskrat Falls gained momentum following occupation of the project's work site. Premier Dwight Ball met with Aboriginal leaders on Tuesday, which ended with an agreement on the project.
rabble interview October 26
Supreme Court of Canada. Flickr/Mike Alexander
Meg Borthwick | An interview with Myeengun Henry from the Chippewas of the Thames First Nation, who is part of the group presenting a constitutional challenge to the Supreme Court of Canada against Enbridge's Line 9.
rabble interview October 25
Photo: Courtesy Planet in Focus
Phillip Dwight Morgan | Phillip Morgan sits down with renowned scientist, environmentalist and broadcaster David Suzuki to discuss some of the challenges plaguing environmentalism in Canada today.
rabble news October 24
Image: Ello/@MrKeating
Sophia Reuss | Minister Ralph Goodale has shown no sign of turning his promised reforms into action -- leading detainees to the third hunger strike this year and second in less than four months.
book review October 20
Megan Devlin | University of British Columbia professor Coll Thrush's work reveals Indigenous history at the centre of an empire.
rabble news October 13
Gabriel Allahdua, migrant worker and campaign member, speaks at the Ontario Food
Binish Ahmed, Navjeet Sidhu | A historic caravan of migrant agricultural workers undertook a 1,500-kilometre journey to Ottawa to rally for permanent immigration status.
rabble interview October 12
Meg Borthwick | Goldsmith is on one of the Women's Boats to Gaza. Her boat didn't make it out of Sicily, but they remained in contact with the Zaytouna-Oliva up until it was boarded and kidnapped.
rabble interview October 11
Photo: Vancouver International Film Festival
Alyse Kotyk | Obomsawin's documentry, featured at the Vancouver International Film Festival, highlights the lack of services for Indigenous children living on reserves.
briefly October 5
The Zaytouna-Oliva. Image credit: Fotomovimiento/flickr
Meg Borthwick | Women's Boat to Gaza lost contact with the Zaytouna-Oliva minutes before 4 p.m. local time. It is now understood that Israeli Occupation Forces have surrounded the boat in international waters.
in their own words October 5
Three women from the Women’s Boat to Gaza (L-R): Mairead Maguire, Renè Abu Joub
Ann Wright | It is Day Six on the Women's Boat to Gaza's thousand-mile journey from Sicily to break the illegal Israeli blockade of Gaza. Sitting in the cockpit of our sailboat are 13 women from 13 countries.
rabble interview September 29
Image: Flickr/Peoples' Social Forum (Ben Powless)
Phillip Dwight Morgan | Despite nearly a decade of environmental deregulation under Stephen Harper and recurring boil-water advisories, many Canadians continue to believe that Canada is immune to water scarcity.
rabble news September 27
Photo: Andrée Lévesque
Andrée Lévesque | Activist Madeleine Parent has been honoured with a new park thanks to the determination of the citizens of a working-class district where, in 1943, she started her career as a union organizer.
rabble interview September 20
Photo: flickr/Rumbo a Gaza
Sophia Reuss | The Women's Boat to Gaza wants to bring a message of solidarity and hope to Gaza. And, most importantly, for the focus to be back on Gaza.
rabble news September 19
Megan Devlin | Organizers this year emphasized that simply bringing people together is a form of resistance.
rabble news September 19
Alyse Kotyk | The now two-tier housing market in Vancouver has split the population into people who have a lot of money and the rest. Two rallies over the weekend demanded immediate action.