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.

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In Cahoots:

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Environment | Labour | Political Action | If Only… a response to Brad Hornick | Jul 4 2014 | Sam Gindin | Environmentalists have admirably studied and publicized the threats we face. The really difficult challenge is building the structures to give people collective confidence that change is possible.
Photo: flickr/Silviya Rankova
Feminism | Politics in Canada | Prostitution bill poisoned by sexist ideology | Jul 4 2014 | Joyce Arthur | The new prostitution bill introduced in June by Injustice Minister Peter MacKay is blatantly unconstitutional and will result in more dead women.
Photo: flickr/Karen Stintz
Feminism | Politics in Canada | Are johns the new 'fags' because of Bill C-36? | Jul 4 2014 | Alice Klein | While Toronto celebrated Pride beauty, the federal government was busy unleashing a new moral panic in the form of Bill C-36.
Food & Health | Politics in Canada | Federal Court rejects bogus cuts to refugee health | Jul 4 2014 | Jesse McLaren | Two years of mobilizing have won a Federal Court decision, but continued mobilizing will be necessary to reverse the cuts
Media Matters | Politics in Canada | Technology | The TPP goes on tour | Jul 4 2014 | Meghan Sali | Only a week before the upcoming Canadian round of TPP negotiations in begin, organizers quietly switched the venue from Vancouver to Ottawa.
Media Matters | Politics in Canada | The TPP so far | Jul 4 2014 | jason hjalmarson | As Trans-Pacific Partnership talks reconvene in Ottawa, Canada, your OpenMedia team has launched several efforts to bring transparency and citizen voices to the negotiations. Here’s how it’s been goin
Media Matters | Now is the time: We only need 75 more supporters to reach our goal! | Jul 4 2014 | rabble staff | As our annual supporter drive nears its end, we are only 75 monthly supporters short of making our goal. Will you be the one to help us make it?
Jeff Johnson
Politics in Canada | Who will rid Alberta's Tories of their turbulent Education Minister? | Jul 4 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | Privacy Commissioner Jill Clayton's report could be Premier Hancock's opportunity to rid himself of a turbulent Education Minister who refuses to play by Alberta's new rules.
Image: Wikimedia Commons
Politics in Canada | Time to scrap Ontario's archaic Taxpayer Protection Act | Jul 4 2014 | Trish Hennessy | The single most positive move a newly minted government could do is to finally repudiate the most powerful and lasting relic of the Mike Harris era: the 1999 Taxpayer Protection Act.
Politics in Canada | NDP’s anti-Palestine sentiment is part of a much wider problem | Jul 4 2014 | Tyler Levitan | The NDP's allegiance to Canada's Israel lobby is a testament to the disproportionate influence of the lobby in Canada, which needs to be openly discussed
Photo: flickr/Morgan
Anti-Racism | Civil Liberties Watch | Roma family granted stay of deportation on humanitarian grounds | Jul 3 2014 | Miriam Katawazi | A Roma family that fled from Hungary to Canada due to anti-Roma discrimination was granted a reprieve and stay on humanitarian grounds and will not face deportation to Hungary.
Anti-Racism | Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | Bill C-24: The Stealing Citizenship Act | Jul 3 2014 | No One Is Illegal | Bill C-24 makes citizenship, already out of the reach for most migrants, much harder to get and much easier to be taken away at the discretion of immigration officials.
Arts & Culture | Environment | Political Action | Pipelines: The answer is still no! | Jul 3 2014 | Meg Borthwick | No pipelines, no tankers! Read the collected thoughts of long-time activists, new converts, Indigenous resistors and, you know, all those people the Harper government considers "terrorists."
CommonCauses | Fighting to Win: People's University at the Peoples Social Forum | Jul 3 2014 | Pierre Beaudet | A full day of workshops exploring the big questions for activists in Canada, brought to you by the Nouveaux cahiers de socialisme and Canadian Dimension Magazine.
CommonCauses | Good News | Political Action | VIDEO: Peoples Social Forum - Update on plans for Ottawa in August | Jul 3 2014 | rabble staff | Discussion of plans for the forum including plans for marches, opportunities for groups to propose workshops, and plans for convergence assemblies to address common goals and strategies.