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Unlike corporate media, we've got nothing to hide and our annual report is ready for you to review. As an independent, non-profit media organization we aren't run by shareholders nor do we make decisions based on the bottom line. We can let everyone in on our budget (it's about the size of Steve Paikin's salary) and, more importantly, our achievements. We can only continue to do what we do with your support.
There's a lot to be proud of over our 14-year history and 2014 is no different. We've made waves from our coverage of C-51 to Idle No More and beyond. We are unsurpassed in our coverage of progressive issues and actions across Canada as we act daily to amplify the issues and messages of social and labour movements to ordinary Canadians.
We can only continue to do what we do with your support. This election has the potential to make a decisive change in Canada's future direction. Our editorial coverage is already it’s most ambitious to date. We need your help to keep rabble going strong. If you like anything you see in our annual report, our fact checking, or any of our other election coverage chip in what you can here. No amount is too small.
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