Here at rabble, we had a very busy month of June. Not only was it (and still is) our donor drive, we've been having launch parties all over the country for our new book The Best of rabble 2014 - The Year of Living Consciously, edited by Meagan Perry and Michael Stewart.
June 17 was the Ottawa launch, at the Parliament Pub across from Parliament Hill.
For those of you who couldn't be there, here are some of the sounds and the voices. It was hosted by rabble.ca editor-in-chief Meagan Perry. Together with fabulous music by our own Parliamentary correspondent, Karl Nerenberg and friends, it was a great time.
1:37 Kim Elliott - Publisher - rabble.ca
2:37 Meagan Perry - Editor-in-Chief - rabble.ca welcome
3:13 Nathan Cullen - MP - Skeena Bulkley Valley - NDP Finance Critic
5:57 Meagan Perry introduces Hassan Yussuff - President - Canadian Labour Congress
8:54 Larry Brown - National Secretary Treasurer - National Union of Public and General Employees, also rabble board member
13:40 Toby Sanger - rabble.ca writer and contributor to The Best of rabble
21:38 Karl Nerenberg - rabble Parliamentary correspondent - (French followed by English at 23:27)
27:57 Musical reprise "This Little Light of Mine"
All music performed by Karl Nerenberg (keyboard), Ish Theilheimer (voice and fiddle) and Dan Quinlan (percussion).