politics in Canada

Jul 18, 2012
A sign at the December 4, 2010 Rally for Public Healthcare at the Alberta Legislature.(Photo:  dave.cournoyer / flickr)

National Day of Action for a 2014 Health Accord

rabble staff
Today is a National Day of Action against the federal government walking away from the 2014 Health Accord negotiating table and effectively downloading much of the responsibility for health care.
Jul 10, 2012
Photo: TheFutureIsUnwritten / flickr

'Death of evidence' rally on Parliament Hill today

rabble staff
These are dark times for science and democracy in Canada. There will be a mock funeral procession on Parliament Hill today to protest cuts to scientific programs and the muzzling of scientists.
Jun 27, 2012
Photo: John Bonnar.

Taking action against secret trials in Canada

rabble staff
On Tuesday afternoon, Mohammad Mahjoub and his supporters stood outside the CSIS Toronto region office building to mark 12 years of detention without charge.
Jun 21, 2012
William Commanda. (Photo: ccamu.ca)

Remembering William Commanda on National Aboriginal Day

Romola Trebilcock
June 21 was declared National Aboriginal Day by former Governor General Romeo Leblanc in 1996. But it was William Commanda's friend Jules Sioui who had affirmed it as Indian Day in 1945.


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