common causes

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Fair Vote Canada at the Peoples' Social Forum | Aug 25 2014 | Gary Shaul | Social movements need proportional representation in order to advance their agendas.
Peoples' Social Forum: Day three | Aug 23 2014 | Lois Ross, Victoria Fenner | An excerpt from a talk by Ellen Gabriel, conversations with delegates and soundscapes from the powwow on Sparks Street.
Photo: flickr/Mike Beauregard
How progressives help erode Canada's progressive identity | Aug 22 2014 | Dante Ryel | Now is more important than ever for progressive Canadians to acknowledge that we play a pivotal role in our crumbling national progressive identity.
Finding solutions to chronic underemployment at #PSF2014 | Aug 22 2014 | Jerry Dias | This fall the Good Jobs Summit is an expression of Unifor extending its efforts beyond our membership to improve the lives of all working people across the country.
Peoples' Social Forum: Day two | Aug 22 2014 | Victoria Fenner | Listen to highlights from day two of the Peoples' Social Forum, including: being an activist in Alberta, creating a Department of Peace, and independent media in Canada.
Alternative Media Assembly publication now out! | Aug 21 2014 | rabble staff | The Alternative Media Assembly takes place Saturday at the Peoples' Social Forum and online via livestream. Check out this publication covering some of the issues to be addressed at the Assembly.
Forum social des peuples: l'histoire en marche | Aug 21 2014 | Michel Lambert | Le tout premier Forum social des peuples (FSP) se présente à la fois comme «historique» de par ses racines et fondamentalement «révolutionnaire» de par ses ambitions.
The Peoples' Social Forum: The first day | Aug 21 2014 | Victoria Fenner | Highlights from the first day of a gathering of activists, journalists, artists and thinkers in Ottawa from across Canada.
Faire front contre la droite canadienne | Aug 19 2014 | Catherine Caron | Les chemins d’une résistance cohérente ancrée à gauche sont exigeants et conflictuels, et chose certaine, le chemin se fait en marchant ensemble.
How can we make our media more effective in contributing to social change? | Aug 19 2014 | Greg Macdougall | Overwhelming information? Visceral connection? Niching? Fostering community? Organizing?
Reinventing Democracy to Save Canada, part 1 | Aug 18 2014 | Victoria Fenner | An event co-sponsored by rabble.ca and the B.C. chapter of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives on August 12, 2014, called "Living Consciously: Reinventing Democracy to Save Canada."
Watch LIVE August 21-24! #PSF2014 Opening Ceremony, Naomi Klein and Parliament Hill rally! | Aug 18 2014 | rabble staff | Tune in to rabbletv to watch the Peoples' Social Forum opening events LIVE!

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Common Causes, an assembly of social movements Rebecca West said... rabble.ca has also published an article about Common Causes/Causes communes here. in
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Towards a Peoples' Social Forum epaulo13 said... Building Social Movements as Instruments of Transformation Anger and discontent against the ruling...

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