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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Main feed:

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babble feed:

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blog feeds:

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Flickr feeds:

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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

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Arts & Culture | Media Matters | Politics in Canada | What needs to happen to save and rebuild the CBC | Dec 4 2014 | Nick Fillmore | The CBC is being starved to death by the Harper government. With a federal election less than a year away, Canadians need to know exactly how Mulcair and Trudeau propose to revive and rebuild the CBC.
Photo: Climate Action Network International/flickr
Arts & Culture | Economy | Environment | Political Action | We can change everything: Mobilizing for climate justice | Dec 4 2014 | Naomi Klein | Climate change can be a "People's Shock," a blow from below. In this excerpt from her new book, Naomi Klein exposes climate change as the unfinished business of liberation. What can we do about it?
Arts & Culture | Environment | Political Action | Capitalism vs. The Climate: Who will win? | Dec 4 2014 | Daniel Tseghay | Kinder Morgan. Enbridge. Keystone. TransCanada. These companies and Big Business threaten our planet. What will you do about it?
Photo: Neal Jennings/flickr
Civil Liberties Watch | Elections | Politics in Canada | Stage is set for more voter fraud in next election | Dec 4 2014 | Linda McQuaig | In the name of clamping down on "voter fraud," the Conservatives have brought in election reforms that will actually make it easier for voter suppression to go undetected in the future.
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Civil Liberties Watch | LGBTIQ | How to legislatively 'balance' human rights: You can't. | Dec 4 2014 | Mercedes Allen | Alberta's Bill 10 demonstrates why you can't try to balance human rights classes using legislation.
Education | Environment | Concordia becomes first Canadian university to partially divest from fossil fuels | Dec 4 2014 | Jessica Prupas | This week, Concordia established a $5-million sustainable investment fund, but Divest Concordia denounced the move.
Environment | Canada and climate finance: The price is most definitely not right | Dec 4 2014 | Bronwen Tucker | An update on Canada's position on financing for climate-vulnerable countries.
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Feminism | Labour | Political Action | Stark revelations from workplace labour survey on domestic violence | Dec 4 2014 | Ella Bedard | Domestic violence is a workplace issue. Labour, government and employers are going to meet to discuss potential solutions to address domestic violence.
Feminism | Hi the media. Do your job. Love, feminism. | Dec 4 2014 | Meghan Murphy | More badly reported stories on prostitution and Canada's new prostitution legislation, set to come into effect on December 6, the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women.
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Feminism | Occupy | Political Action | Long Live Occupy: How gender justice became part of the Occupy movement | Dec 4 2014 | Meg Borthwick | Occupy feminism. On a warm spring day in May of 2012, some 300 people, mostly women, gathered in Washington Square Park, Manhattan, to hold the First Feminist General Assembly.
Feminism | Vancouver field hockey players forced to wear skirts for (at least) another year | Dec 4 2014 | Kaity Cooper | On November 20, 2014 I asked the Vancouver Women's Field Hockey League to give players the choice to wear shorts as part of their uniform. Their response might surprise you.
Politics in Canada | Not Rex: The big con of Harper's public service ads | Dec 4 2014 | Humberto DaSilva | The Economic Action Plans for non-existent programs were bad enough. But now the Harper propaganda machine is on overload.
Image: Facebook/Gill Rosenberg
Politics in Canada | World | Six things we all need to think about when Canadians volunteer to fight for the Kurds | Dec 4 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | If Canadian volunteers are allowed to fight for the Kurds with the Harper Government's assent, what will our allies the Turks say, not to mention the Russians we vilify?
Arts & Culture | Biz success in times of stress | Dec 3 2014 | Holly Adams | Too much to do and then the rug gets yanked from under you -- while you are trying to have holiday cheer. ACK!!! How to turn these times into business bonuses without decking someone in the halls.
Civil Liberties Watch | Technology | The CRTC, open access, and the future of high-speed Internet | Dec 3 2014 | Digital Freedom Update, Josh Tabish, Steve Anderson | At stake in a new CRTC consultation is whether Canadians will be able to access affordable, independent, and reliable Internet services that support their everyday well-being.