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:

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babble feed:

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blog feeds:

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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

Photo: Kevin Baird/flickr
Arts & Culture | Technology | A remembrance of webs past | Oct 8 2014 | Wayne MacPhail | A lot of the recent talk about Ello, an upstart social media site, has been about how the nascent community reminds members of the early days of the Internet.
Arts & Culture | Feminism | Buzzfeed: Whiskey is for men, being a dumb baby is for women | Oct 8 2014 | Meghan Murphy | Why is drinking culture still seen as a man's domain?
Photo: BC Gov Photos/flickr
Economy | Environment | Politics in Canada | Who benefits from B.C.'s LNG tax and regulatory regime? | Oct 8 2014 | Marc Lee | This legislative sitting will be an important one for shaping the future of LNG in B.C. Will one or more companies make final investment decisions? And if they do will there be any public benefits?
Photo: flickr/Jamie McCaffrey
Economy | Labour | Politics in Canada | Vital Signs Reports paint a stark picture of youth unemployment across Canada | Oct 8 2014 | Ella Bedard | Stability is not in the cards for Canadian workers, with young workers particularly affected, according to this year's Vital Signs Reports from the Community Foundations of Canada.
Elections | Political Action | Politics in Canada | How do we build a more equitable Toronto? | Oct 8 2014 | Women in Toronto Politics | It's an important question during Toronto's mayoral election. So how do we do it? Women in Toronto Politics have a few ideas (and a position primer!).
Photo: SFU Public Affairs and Media Relations/flickr
Environment | Fracking is proceeding without research into its effects, says study | Oct 8 2014 | Stephen Leahy | A decade into North America's fracking boom, the impact on wildlife and the environment remains largely unknown, according to a new study.
Environment | Political Action | Global Frackdown: How to take part in the Fracking Wastewater Bucket Challenge | Oct 8 2014 | Emma Lui | Take action in the Global Frackdown, and participate in the Fracking Wastewater Bucket Challenge to bring attention to the risks of fracking wastewater.
Environment | Political Action | Watch: Maude Barlow challenges Lone Pine to the Fracking Wastewater Bucket Challenge! | Oct 8 2014 | Council of Canadians | Leading up to the Global Frackdown on October 11, National Chairperson of Council of Canadians Maude Barlow nominates Lone Pine Resources for the Fracking Wastewater Bucket Challenge.
Environment | Labour | Van Jones speaks to the Good Jobs Summit | Oct 8 2014 | Victoria Fenner | Van Jones says he came here to speak to the Good Jobs Summit because "you've got a crazy dude up here, and it's not Rob Ford." Here is his keynote address from Saturday, October 4, 2014.
Haiti | World | Haiti's tyrant Jean-Claude Duvalier is dead but his legacy lives on | Oct 8 2014 | Roger Annis | The death of 'Baby Doc' Duvalier is small comfort to Haiti as it suffers a never-ending military occupation by the UN Security Council and the disastrous presidency of Michel Martelly.
Photo: twitter/@ptbolabour
Labour | NDP | Political Action | Politics in Canada | One year in: Jerry Dias on Unifor's first year and its future | Oct 8 2014 | H.G. Watson | A year after Unifor's founding convention, Unifor President Jerry Dias reflects on the year, what Unifor can achieve for the workers it represents and the rest of Canada.
LGBTIQ | Uncovering Calgary's queer history | Oct 8 2014 | Scott Neigh | Teresa Maillie and Kevin Allen talk about the work of the community-based Calgary Gay History Project.
Media Matters | NDP | Politics in Canada | Mansbridge takes money from... and other reasons we need a reporter on the Hill for the rest of us | Oct 8 2014 | rabble staff | Parliament is back in session, and we hope that we can count on you to help ensure that we have a top-notch team of independent and ethical journalists to really challenge Stephen Harper's agenda.
John Baird
Politics in Canada | World | Ten questions about the Harper Government's embrace of war with ISIS | Oct 8 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | Virtually nothing the West has done in the Islamic world since 2001 has worked out as promised, or very well at all. Why will this war be any different?
Arts & Culture | Indigenous Rights | Media Matters | Indian & Cowboy: Making and taking space for alternative Indigenous media | Oct 7 2014 | Âpihtawikosisân | "Red Man Laughing" podcaster Ryan McMahon got tired of seeing media that doesn't represent Aboriginal experiences. So he just went ahead and made his own.