RabbleTV January 29
rabble staff | At the World Economic Forum last week, Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, 15, spoke about climate change, and in particular, the pressing need to reduce carbon emissions on a global scale.
Blog January 29
Woman using a smartphone. Photo: Marco Verch/Flickr
David J. Climenhaga | A Medicine Hat preacher doesn't seem to have appreciated the online attention his sermon attracted Sunday -- thanks to an ill-advised tweet by an inattentive UCP candidate in a pew.
Columnists January 29
Production still via NFB
June Chua | A new documentary by Canadian director Kirsty Garland chronicles the many pressures and political internalizations of a young woman living in the West Bank.
Columnists January 29
Supreme Court of Canada building. Photo: shankar s./Wikimedia Commons
Celia Chandler, Pro Bono | Columnist Celia Chandler provides a brief history of the legal battle to get medically assisted dying legislation in Canada -- and describes her personal experience with assisted dying.
News January 29
Photo: Coastal Elite/Flickr
Karl Nerenberg | The shooting that left six dead and 19 injured in Quebec City was treated quite differently compared with the recent arrest in Kingston.
Columnists January 29
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China December 5, 2017. Photo: Adam Scotti/PMO
Duncan Cameron | Not only have two Canadians been arrested on suspicion of committing espionage, China has threatened retribution to trade and commerce if Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou is not released.
Podcast January 29
Anti-Black city-building and Black community resistance in Halifax
Scott Neigh | Community activist LaMeia Reddick and scholar Ted Rutland talk about histories of anti-Black city-building in Halifax and Black community survival, resistance, and thriving.
Blog January 29
Brent Patterson | Trudeau willing to sell weapons to the autocratic monarchy in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia but draws the line with Chavezista socialists in Venezuela.
Blog January 28
The original Al Rashid Mosque, which opened in 1938, is now located in Fort Edmonton Park. Photo: David J. Climenhaga.
David J. Climenhaga | UCP Leader Jason Kenney's tweets were well meaning, but the dog-whistling habit is apparently hard to break.
Blog January 28
Alberta Justice Minister Kathleen Ganley (Photo: David J. Climenhaga).
David J. Climenhaga | Alberta's Elections Commissioner is concerned someone is trying to interfere with his investigation into irregularities in the 2017 United Conservative Party leadership race.
News January 28
Tina Adams
Brenda O'Farrell | A woman who wanted to be a police officer before she was mowed down by a drunk driver wants young drivers to hear both devastating sides of the story.
News January 28
John McCallum photo courtesy Premier of Alberta/Flickr
Karl Nerenberg | As Parliament resumes, politicians might all want to weigh their words before saying anything that could endanger the three Canadians at the eye of the political and diplomatic Huawei storm.