We love that you love independent media. We love that we can be your partner in news in views. We love that more and more people turn to rabble.ca to get stories that matter to communities across Canada.
The best news is that for the cost of a box of chocolates not only do you get independent media, but so does everyone else. A few dollars from folks that can afford $5, $10, $75 keeps rabble going and growing. A few dollars means that rabble is available regardless of ability to pay. We love that.
Plus if you make a donation we will put you in our weekly prize draw for things like Beacon Bike Lights, Canadian CD music packs, our new rabble.ca tote bag, or even a year's supply of Zatoun Fair Trade Extra Virgin Olive Oil (six 750ml bottles).
So, yes, we will be your Valentine. You can show some love at rabble.ca/donate.
Thank you for reading this story...
More people are reading rabble.ca than ever and unlike many news organizations, we have never put up a paywall – at rabble we’ve always believed in making our reporting and analysis free to all. But media isn’t free to produce. rabble’s total budget is likely less than what big corporate media spend on photocopying (we kid you not!) and we do not have any major foundation, sponsor or angel investor. Our only supporters are people and organizations -- like you. This is why we need your help.
If everyone who visits rabble and likes it chipped in a couple of dollars per month, our future would be much more secure and we could do much more: like the things our readers tell us they want to see more of: more staff reporters and more work to complete the upgrade of our website.
We’re asking if you could make a donation, right now, to set rabble on solid footing in 2017.