News October 23
Picketers from Fanshawe College in London, Ont., at the start of the strike in support of college professors, instructors, counsellors and librarians. Photo: Erin E. MacDonald/Twitter
Meagan Gillmore | ​More than 12,000 professors, instructors, counsellors and librarians took to the picket lines after OPSEU and the College Employer Council failed to reach agreement
Blog October 22
David J. Climenhaga | The digital editions of the gutter press are full of the complaints nowadays of such alienated Albertans as United Conservative Party leadership contenders Brian Jean and Jason Kenney.
Blog October 22
The cast of the Harvey Weinstein-backed Project Runway
Penney Kome | In light of the allegations against Harvey Weinstein women took to social media to share their experiences with the hashtag #MeToo. It's an old story, but it's still news.
Blog October 20
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David J. Climenhaga | Alberta's Electoral Boundaries Commission has issued a final report calling for one new urban riding in the Edmonton area and two in the Calgary region, plus three fewer rural ridings.
RabbleTV October 20
rabble staff | Anti-fascist Historian Mark Bray talks to Sindicalista TV after his Toronto talk to local anti fascist activists.
Blog October 20
Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi
David J. Climenhaga | It's not bad news for the NDP that voters in many communities continue to tilt toward middle-of-the-road progressive candidates in elections for municipal councils and public school boards.
Blog October 20
Photo: Premier of Alberta/Flickr
David J. Climenhaga | The appointment to cabinet of former Tory Sandra Jansen, who crossed the floor to the NDP last year, is designed to win hearts and minds in Calgary, likely to be the key electoral battleground.
News October 20
GM’s CAMI assembly plant in Ingersoll, Ont. Photo: General Motors
Meagan Gillmore | The agreement includes 2 per cent wage increases in the first and fourth years, annual $2,000 bonuses and a one-time $6,000 signing bonus.
Columnists October 20
 Image: National Nuclear Security Administration/Wikimedia Commons
Rick Salutin | The U.S. president has revived the fear of a nuclear holocaust for a new generation.
Blog October 20
Demonstrators outside Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland’s constituency office in Toronto. Image: José Luis Granados Ceja​
José Luis Granados Ceja | In the span of only few months, the Canadian government has issued at least 14 statements aimed at undermining the democratically elected government of Nicolas Maduro in Venezuela.
Blog October 19
Ontario-6934. Image: Dennis Jarvis/flickr
Yves Engler | Each year, tens of millions of dollars in public money is spent on war memorials. The Afghan Memorial is just the latest addition to Ottawa’s long list of war shrines.
Columnists October 20
Finance minister Bill Morneau at an IMF event. If Prime Minister Trudeau is looking for allies in taxing wealth and high income he just got a major boost from a highly unusual source: the International Monetary Fund. Photo by IMF/Flickr
Murray Dobbin | An updated list of loopholes that would be popular and right to close down