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:

Keep current with links and news feeds from sites we think have the best content on a topic Something missing? Let us know.

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on rabble.ca

CommonCauses | Labour | Political Action | Politics in Canada | Help reinvent Canada Post | Aug 28 2016 | Instead of cuts, imagine a new future
Economy | Labour | World | Immigrants send gifts across borders | Aug 28 2016 | Frieda Werden | This 2004 talk from Maria Jimenez on how immigrants sustain their home communities remains relevant today.
Environment | Indigenous Rights | US Politics | Support the Sacred Stone Camp | Aug 28 2016 | They are standing up to stop the Dakota pipeline. Support them here.
Feminism | Good News | Women's Habitat shelter celebrates kitchen and programming expansions | Aug 28 2016 | Doreen Nicoll | Women’s Habitat opened its doors in Etobicoke in 1978. Since then, this emergency shelter has been busy expanding the essential ways it helps women and children.
Indigenous Rights | Colten Boushie shooting in Saskatchewan fuels racist backlash | Aug 28 2016 | Dennis Gruending | The shooting in Saskatchewan of Colten Boushie, a young Cree man, has fuelled a racist backlash on social media.
Photo: Flickr / uniforcanada
Labour | Politics in Canada | Jerry Dias reflects on Unifor's first three years | Aug 28 2016 | H.G. Watson | Unifor completed its second national convention since its founding in 2013. H.G. Watson caught up with President Jerry Dias to reflect on the past three years.
Arts & Culture | Joan Haggerty's new novel is a West Coast family saga | Aug 27 2016 | Redeye Collective | A new novel by novelist and Bowen Island resident Joan Haggerty follows four families, including one Japanese family, through the tumultuous years of the Second World War and beyond.
Stephen Harper
Politics in Canada | Stephen Harper quits his day job, sets up 'international' consultancy -- brace for trouble! | Aug 27 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | It's a pity, really, there's so little for former PMs in this country to do after they leave office other than collect their generous Parliamentary pensions.
Photo credit: Giants of Africa film
Arts & Culture | World | Giants of Africa basketball documentary flows with feeling and fast play | Aug 26 2016 | June Chua | Giants of Africa is a sports documentary all right, but it's a very human one that you won't forget. Why? The heartbreaking faces of its basketball players will be seared into your memory.
Arts & Culture | Environment | Politics in Canada | Ontario Hydro, negative politicking, the burkini, Salvador, Nestle and urban farming: What's new in the news | Aug 26 2016 | Emily Blake | rabble bloggers continue to bring informed takes on Canada's tops news stories! Here are some of the best blog posts of the week.
Image: Flickr/andrewarchy
Civil Liberties Watch | G8-G20 | Toronto Police request appeal to Supreme Court in G20 class-action suit | Aug 26 2016 | Krystalline Kraus | While the G20 Summit occurred in 2010, the issue still is not settled more than five years later.
Economy | Political Action | Canadians are demanding a bold new future for our public postal system | Aug 26 2016 | rabble staff | Canada Post could be the hub of the next economy -- an innovative, zero-carbon network that provides energy needs, farm-to-table delivery and local, low-cost postal banking.
Image: Flickr/BCGovPhotos
Education | Here's what B.C. teachers aren't including on their back-to-school supply list -- but maybe they should | Aug 26 2016 | Lizanne Foster | Fifteen years of cuts to education funding means that there are many public schools where parents are wondering about whether to include the following on their shopping list for school supplies.
Photo: Viv Lynch/flickr
Environment | Nature is not benign, it's responsive | Aug 26 2016 | Rick Salutin | Our amicable divorce from nature has led us to lose touch with its danger and power to disrupt by re-entering our space.
Media Matters | Political Action | World | Leaked document reveals EU Commission plans to go ahead with link tax | Aug 26 2016 | Ruth Coustick-Deal | Recent leaked Impact Assessment shows the European Commission intend to push ahead with link tax and ignore public consultation process.