Pamela Palmater to United Nations: Canada must set right its relations with Indigenous peoples
Please support our coverage of democratic movements and  become a supporter of  rabble.ca .   Statement of Pamela Palmater to the 114th Human…
Harperman: A protest song
Is this show currently playing? July 7, 2015 A protest song for the upcoming election: Harperman is written and performed by Ottawa folksinger Tony…
Eurogroup: Greece to submit a new request for ESM-financial assistance
“Greece is expected to submit a new request for financial assistance from the European Stability Mechanism (ESM)” tomorrow Wednesday, the…
Rural Rio Blanco County Builds Open Access Fiber, Wireless – Community Broadband Bits Podcast 158
Rio Blanco County is a large, rural county in northwestern Colorado that has two population centers. The county has a sharp plan for building FTTH to…
An Exercise in Defining Privilege
Here’s an excellent video from Buzzfeed (really? I know!) that illustrates the concept of privilege in a compelling way. It helps you understand…
Cuba’s latest medical breakthrough
The news that the Obama administration and Cuba will reopen embassies in each others’ countries made quite a bit of news. But almost ignored was…
Unilife whistleblower cleared of wiretap charges
Felony wiretapping charges against former Unilife Corp. Vice President Talbot "Todd" Smith were dismissed on June 30, according to an order filed by…
Karma: Cop Arrested for Meth Possession after Lying about Fast Food Worker Spitting in Drink
ROSWELL, N.M. - A former Roswell Police Officer*is now*facing criminal charges after falsely accusing*a Sonic employee of spitting in his drink.…
Of Wedding Cakes and Puritanical Collectivism
By declining to make a wedding cake for Rachel Cryer and Laurel Bowman, Aaron Klein and his wife Melissa saved the lesbian couple roughly $350. This…
Manchester Police Face $1 Million Suit After Arresting Man for Recording
Feeling safe yet? Free State Project early mover and attorney Brandon Ross is once again involved in a “wiretapping” case where Manchester police…
What’s behind Mark Kirk’s battle with environmental groups?
Today,one of the groups, the National Resources Defense Council, launched a TV ad campaign on Chicago stations saying the senator sided with…
Supreme Court protects corporate polluters
On June 30, in Michigan v. EPA, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of corporate polluters and struck down the Environmental Protection Agency’s 2011…