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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Economy | Politics in Canada | Fair trade activists oppose new U.S. 'fast track' legislation | Jan 13 2014 | Stuart Trew | U.S. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus, a Democrat from Montana, introduced a trade promotion authority (TPA) bill that would give Obama the ability to "fast track" trade deals.
Photo: woody1778a/flickr
Economy | Boosting the local economy through a Nova Scotia dollar | Jan 13 2014 | Ralph Surette | The Ivany commission on the new economy is due to report in a few weeks here in Nova Scotia, and in case they missed it, here's one last idea for their consideration: the Nova Scotia dollar.
Photo: flickr/Raj Taneja
Education | Ezra Levant lives up to his own controversies at NASH conference | Jan 13 2014 | Justin Smirlies | Ezra Levant gave his keynote speech at CUP's NASH conference on Saturday and it lived up to most expectations: calling people 'assholes,' disrespecting feminists and relying on 'shock value.'
Feminism | Set to Explode: On masculinity and death | Jan 13 2014 | Ben Barker | Ben Barker reflects on the death of his friend and says that masculinity is killing us all.
Food & Health | Doctors' orders: Raise the minimum wage | Jan 13 2014 | Jesse McLaren | Inequality makes us sick, and mobilizing for higher wages is part of the cure. The campaign to raise the minimum wage is part of a broader struggle to change the world and ourselves.
Gaza | A Palestinian view of Ariel Sharon's legacy | Jan 13 2014 | Meagan Perry | Ariel Sharon died on Saturday. When Sharon fell into a coma in 2006, Ali Abunimah, cofounder of electronicintifada.net spoke with the Redeye podcast.
Politics in Canada | Chuck Strahl's lobbying activities break no laws, but highlight a problem | Jan 13 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | It's obvious that the special advantage enjoyed by recently departed senior federal officials is not restricted to the federal government.
Photo: pmwebphotos/flickr
Politics in Canada | Harper's corporate governance: The problem of running government like a business | Jan 13 2014 | Murray Dobbin | Getting caught, throwing your friend under a bus, being repeatedly and publicly exposed as liars and cheats -- that's just the cost of doing business. But it shouldn't be the cost of doing government.
US Politics | 12 years of injustice: How to help close Guantanamo Bay | Jan 13 2014 | Steffanie Pinch | What activists can do after the Day of Action Against Gitmo to keep the pressure on to close Guantanamo Bay.
Arts & Culture | Feminism | Women in music | Jan 11 2014 | The F Word | The F Word highlights new and emerging female musicians, featuring music by Tune Yards, Grimes and Kathleen Edwards.
Photo: flickr/The City of Toronto
Civil Liberties Watch | Education | Feminism | Rights in collision: York University, religious beliefs and human rights | Jan 11 2014 | Penney Kome | A student's request to choose which classmates he will meet with causes controversy at York University.
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Political Action | Be PlanetFriendly! | Jan 11 2014 | Find tips on sustainable living, green jobs, and other environmental activist issues
via trendsinict.wikispaces.com
Political Action | Vyew | Jan 11 2014 | An online conference program with a whiteboard sharing and design space
Vancouver Public Library via Creative Commons License
Political Action | Youth Activism Workshop | Jan 11 2014 | A program to encourage young people to stand up and be heard
Political Action | Activist tools to reach your goals | Jan 11 2014 | Megan Stacey | This week's Activist Toolkit round-up focuses on tools that help you become more effective in your activism. With the arrival of the New Year, it's time to set some activist goals!