issues

You think you've got issues? Well, check out ours. Issues at rabble.ca highlights the hot topics you want more of and brings together some of the best content and resources on the issues that matter most. Issue pages are more than "browse by topic" navigation. They draw together all rabble content on a particular topic, as well as curated content from other sources. They are your one stop shop for a source of for news, analysis and resources on the issues that you want to be on top of.

RSS Feeds

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Main feed:

Draws in content from across the rabble website: from features, columns, books, blogs, podcasts and rabbletv.

babble feed:

A feed of content highlighting the latest on the discussion boards.

blog feeds:

Click on the RSS button to subscribe to our bloggers on a particular issue

Flickr feeds:

A feed of images related to the issue at hand

Twitter feeds:

Introducing some of the best in the twitterverse. These pages also include links:

In Cahoots:

A direct link to our In Cahoots partners who work on specific issue.

News from Elsewhere & Sites we like:

Keep current with links and news feeds from sites we think have the best content on a topic Something missing? Let us know.

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on rabble.ca

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Environment | B.C. NDP's new policy on LNG is a game changer | Apr 12 2016 | Rafe Mair | Has the B.C. NDP now pushed the Greens out the environmental field entirely? Rafe Mair thinks so.
Environment | Ambitious project connects youth with nature | Apr 12 2016 | Redeye Collective | In January, the Vancouver parks department cleared a large area of blackberry in Strathcona Community Garden. The plan is to restore the site to a natural habitat for indigenous wildlife.
Photo: Chris Ford/flickr
Environment | Food & Health | Nature calms the brain and heals the body | Apr 12 2016 | David Suzuki | Spending time in nature regularly is not a panacea for mental health but it’s an essential component of health and psychological resilience.
Image: Flickr/David Wilson
Labour | Ontario needs a bold new steel strategy | Apr 12 2016 | Carter Vance | The steel industry should not simply be left twisting in the global winds while unfairly subsidized competitors continue to erode natural advantages.
Photo: United Steelworkers/flickr
NDP | Politics in Canada | The way ahead for the NDP | Apr 12 2016 | Duncan Cameron | Three challenges await the NDP membership: animating riding associations, renewing party policy, and restructuring the party. It's time to replace trickle-down politics with democratic party politics.
Anti-Racism | Feminism | Media Matters | Combating Islamophobia in Media | Apr 11 2016 | Victoria Fenner | A presentation by rabble at the Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House in Vancouver about how Islamophobia has permeated the news cycle and how we can move forward.
Refugee children
Anti-Racism | Civil Liberties Watch | Education | Political Action | World | 26,000 Syrian refugees have now arrived in Canada. | Apr 11 2016 | Maya Bhullar | Now what? How are we addressing their needs? The Activist Toolkit interviews people on the frontlines.
Esther Meek on Knowledge, Philosophy and Wisdom
Arts & Culture | Esther Meek on knowledge, philosophy and wisdom | Apr 11 2016 | Face2Face | Esther talks about her love for knowledge, philosophy and wisdom, defective approaches to knowing, and why she is concerned about others as a philosopher.
Arts & Culture | Indie Inside: LAL | Apr 11 2016 | rabble staff | Take a look at LAL, whose latest album, Find Safety, is the result of three years of studio work, offering a compellingly danceable and provocative political statement all at once.
Rules Are For The Poor… Suckers!
Economy | Environment | World | Rules are for the poor… suckers! | Apr 11 2016 | Daryn Caister | The Panama Papers scandal is all over the news, but what are the implications for the environment, and possibly more importantly why does no one seem surprised?
Image: Flickr/bcgovphotos
Education | B.C. government's education grant is just more smoke and mirrors | Apr 11 2016 | Sarah Miller | While the B.C. government spends untold amounts on advertising the $1,200 education grant, our public schools face another year of devestating cuts and closures.
Image: Twitter/Joshua Bernson
Elections | NDP | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Thomas Mulcair will be stepping down as leader. What next? | Apr 11 2016 | What we know about next steps and how to get involved in rebuilding the party.
Photo: flickr/Matt Jiggins
Elections | NDP | Politics in Canada | Mulcair's out. How did it happen and what's next? | Apr 11 2016 | Karl Nerenberg | When the NDP chose Tom Mulcair in 2012 it was mostly because he looked like a seasoned pro who knew how to win. When he did not deliver victory, or something close, his days were inevitably numbered.
Environment | NDP | Organizers 'heartened' by NDP's adopted Leap Manifesto resolution | Apr 11 2016 | various | The organizers of the Leap Manifesto have issued a statement in the wake of the weekend's NDP convention in Edmonton, but remind us the Leap is a non-partisan project.
Environment | NDP | Politics in Canada | Clean drinking water is more important than dirty oil | Apr 11 2016 | Adam Scott | The Energy East pipeline would threaten the drinking water of more than 5 million Canadians.