A flyer was sent to me that said 'Celebrate Chanukah/Jerusalem with Pamela Geller in Toronto'. It brought tears to my eyes because the Chanukah I remember, as a person who was not Jewish but whose partner at the time was, was inclusive and warm and was not about bringing hate-filled, self promoters into our communities. Here is a bit more about Pamela Geller, for those who do not know her. I hope that there are others who will join Hope Not Hate and come out on December 18, 2017 from 6pm - 8pm to make sure that Pamela Geller knows that her hate is not welcome.
Thank you for reading this story…
More people are reading rabble.ca than ever and unlike many news organizations, we have never put up a paywall – at rabble we’ve always believed in making our reporting and analysis free to all, while striving to make it sustainable as well. Media isn’t free to produce. rabble’s total budget is likely less than what big corporate media spend on photocopying (we kid you not!) and we do not have any major foundation, sponsor or angel investor. Our main supporters are people and organizations -- like you. This is why we need your help. You are what keep us sustainable.
rabble.ca has staked its existence on you. We live or die on community support -- your support! We get hundreds of thousands of visitors and we believe in them. We believe in you. We believe people will put in what they can for the greater good. We call that sustainable.
So what is the easy answer for us? Depend on a community of visitors who care passionately about media that amplifies the voices of people struggling for change and justice. It really is that simple. When the people who visit rabble care enough to contribute a bit then it works for everyone.
And so we’re asking you if you could make a donation, right now, to help us carry forward on our mission. Make a donation today.