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:

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on rabble.ca

Arts & Culture | Feminism | 'Dietland' author Sarai Walker talks fat, fuckability and liberation | May 19 2016 | Meghan Murphy | In this episode, Meghan Murphy speaks with Sarai Walker, author of a new feminist novel called "Dietland."
Arts & Culture | Food & Health | 'We are the story of the women who die': 'In-Between Days' chronicles life with cancer | May 19 2016 | Lauren Scott | Teva Harrison's debut graphic memoir offers an intimate look at the vibrant life of a cancer patient.
Image: Twitter/@Kathleen_Wynne
Civil Liberties Watch | Gaza | Ontario seeks to crush criticism of Israel through a BDS campaign of its own | May 19 2016 | Nora Loreto | Tim Hudak and Mike Colle's epic overreach in Bill 202 cannot pass.
Image: Flickr/Ontario Chamber of Commerce
Civil Liberties Watch | Gaza | Ontario's move against the BDS movement is an attack on free speech | May 19 2016 | J. Baglow | Tim Hudak wants to suppress the BDS movement in Ontario. And the Ontario legislature may oblige him.
Image: Flickr/Disney | ABC Television Group
Education | Food & Health | Dear Hillary and Bernie: Can Canada hitch a ride on your child care coat-tails? | May 19 2016 | Martha Friendly | Child care is quite the election issue in the U.S., taking up much more space in this election campaign. Canadian women and families should take note.
Photo: SumOfUs/flickr
Environment | Political Action | US Politics | A clarion call to save the planet is uniting global climate action | May 19 2016 | Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | People are putting their bodies on the line, with blockades, sit-ins, banner-hangs and a whole constellation of confrontational actions, driven by the urgency of the climate crisis.
Image: Flickr/Premier of Alberta
Environment | Media Matters | Corporate media isn't reporting on climate change. And it's killing us | May 19 2016 | Nick Fillmore | Our aging newspapers and private TV networks are doing little to inform Canadians in a meaningful way about the dramatic changes in the climate that are already altering life in this country.
Environment | Big Oil doesn't want us to point fingers after Fort Mac fire because it knows where they'd point | May 19 2016 | Scott Vrooman | Silence on climate change perpetrators doesn't benefit victims, it benefits fossil fuel corporations.
Rueben George about to talk to media about the NEB recommendation.
Environment | Indigenous Rights | Despite widespread resistance, NEB recommends Kinder Morgan pipeline for approval | May 19 2016 | Michael Stewart | "This issue is too important to leave up to industry or politicians to decide," said Dogwood campaigner Kai Nagata.
Feminism | LGBTIQ | World | It's not a story here but back home it is | May 19 2016 | Gilad Cohen | Journalist Zahra Haider talks about her VICE article on having premarital sex in Pakistan.
Image: Facebook/Gaetan Barrette
Food & Health | Political Action | Demonstrations demand public funding to keep 'doctor-less' Quebec clinic from closing its doors | May 19 2016 | Sophia Reuss | Demonstrations and fundraising continues in Quebec City to save the Cooperative de solidarité SABSA from closing its doors due to lack of funding.
Photo: voyagevixen2/flickr
Indigenous Rights | Politics in Canada | Manitoba ranks highest for Indigenous child poverty | May 19 2016 | Cora Morgan | A new study out Tuesday finds that Manitoba has the highest number of on-reserve First Nations children in poverty in the country. This number is rising and the situation is getting worse.
Photo: Tania Liu/flickr
Labour | Regional distribution of benefits highlights inequity in EI system | May 19 2016 | Teuila Fuatai | Qualifying for employment insurance based on your postal code is not working. Carleton University economist Frances Woolley discusses why with rabble labour reporter Teuila Fuatai.
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Media Matters | A new era in independent media | May 19 2016 | Kim Elliott | rabble has achieved a remarkable milestone: 2016 marks our 15th anniversary!
Image: Screenshot CPAC
Politics in Canada | Trudeau's actions contradict his pledge to respect Parliament | May 19 2016 | Karl Nerenberg | Physically intervening to usher an opposition MP to his seat, and, in the process, shoving another MP, was not the sort of respect for Parliament Trudeau promised.