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Activist Communique: Check out rabble.ca's awesome NDP convention coverage

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Hello to all you lovely lefty pinkos! ; )

I just wanted to keep everyone up-to-date on rabble's (where else!) coverage of the NDP convention occurring this weekend in Toronto -- where party members will choose who will be Canada's next Official Opposition Leader.

While I can't be down there myself (I'm moving this weekend), I wanted to pass along some ways to plug into our awesome coverage of the event.

rabble has babble babbling and people covering the event, live from the convention floor!

Follow rabble.ca live blog here.

Keep up with the latest on babble here.

Find all of our latest coverage -- including our leadership candidate interviews here.

On Twitter, @rabbleca will be live-tweeting from the floor, so you can follow along that way, too!

Please check out The Cat Reporter blog about the convention (a.k.a., how can that damn puppet be so so damn smart).

I'll also be updating this Communique when new content appears on rabble.ca (newest at the bottom).


--Why the NDP leadership race matters
March 23, 2012 | By Jesse Zimmerman

This Saturday, NDP members will make a decision with historic implications. In this age of austerity, the last thing the party needs is a leader backed by Canada's one per cent.

--Why I'm supporting Peggy Nash
March 23, 2012| By Gary Shaul

Nash is the best candidate to move the NDP forward in these challenging times. Cullen remains my second choice.

--NDP Convention: Don't miss your vote
March 23, 2012| By Meg Borthwick

Want to be part of the NDP leadership decision and aren't quite sure how to go about it? Well, rabble.ca's got answers for you!

--At a crossroads: Will it be Mulcair or the Maple Spring?
March 23, 2012 | By Derrick O'Keefe

Mulcair has maintained silence on the massive student movement that is shaking up Quebec politics and taking on the government he used to serve.

--NDP Leadership Convention interviews: Ian Capstick, Sid Ryan and Kathleen Monk
March 24, 2012 | By John Bonnar

Listen to interviews with Ian Capstick, Sid Ryan and Kathleen Monk on Friday at the NDP Leadership Convention in Toronto.

--Photos: NDP Leadership Convention -- Friday
March 24, 2012 | By John Bonnar

See John Bonnar's photos from Day 1 of the NDP Leadership Convention at the Metro Convention Centre in Toronto.

--NDP Convention: Don't miss your vote
March 24, 2012| By Meg Borthwick

Want to be part of the NDP leadership decision and aren't quite sure how to go about it? Well, rabble.ca's got answers for you.

--Photos: NDP Leadership Convention - Saturday
March 24, 2012 | By johnbon

See John Bonnar's photos from day two of the NDP leadership convention at the Metro Convention Centre in Toronto.

--Thomas Mulcair: An NDP leader who passes the Ralph Klein beer test and Tory fear test
March 25, 2012 | By djclimenhaga

A bloodless ideologue like the unappealing Stephen Harper surely understands very well the kind of danger a living, breathing, human politician like Thomas Mulcair presents to him.





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