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rabble.ca's staff blog

This is [i]rabble.ca[/i]'s staff blog. Visit this blog regularly for updates about rabble, comments and observations from staff members, and occasional visits by board members and volunteers.

Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog May 27
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Kim Elliott | Would you take a few minutes to fill out our 2020 reader survey?
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog May 26
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Matthew DiMera | Will you tune in tonight as we bring you the third webinar in our COVID-19 series?
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog May 25
rabble staff | Join us in welcoming Lidia Abraha, recipient of the 2020 Jack Layton Journalism for Change Fellowship.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog May 14
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rabble staff | We're thrilled to announce that Chelsea Nash will be joining the rabble.ca team as our labour beat reporter for 2020.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog May 1
rabble staff | Thank you to everyone who participated in the challenge from the comfort of your own kitchens.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog May 1
Bourke Street on 8 hours day. Melbourne Victoria ca. 1907. ( Image: Flickr/State Library Victoria Collections)
Phillip Dwight Morgan | On May Day we celebrate the achievements and struggles of the labour movement; a movement for which rabble.ca has held a longstanding and deep-rooted commitment and solidarity.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog April 20
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rabble staff | As we all commit to staying home and and protecting our communities, consider joining us and taking part in rabble's #2020VeganChallenge -- from the comfort of your own kitchen.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog April 17
Kim Elliott, Matthew Adams | April is usually a pretty exciting month for us at rabble.ca. That's because it's our birthday. We usually have a special event to mark the day, but this year is different.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog April 15
Matthew DiMera | Join rabble's webinar which will look at pressing issues around the COVID-19 pandemic, and consider the question of what the crisis means for addressing inequality and climate justice.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog March 31
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rabble staff | rabble staff share some of our top work-from-home tips.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog March 27
Matthew DiMera | If you aren't already a member, you can sign up now and get your exclusive invitation to the April 15 webinar in the coming week!
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog March 5
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Kim Elliott, Matthew Adams | We've just finished crunching the numbers for our winter fundraiser, and guess what? You did it! You've not only ensured we could make our goal of $50,000, but you took us over the top by 5K!
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog February 25
Kim Elliott | We're almost there! Thanks to you we're only $5K away from our winter fundraising goal of $50,000. With just a few days to go, we could really use one more push from our readers all over Canada.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog February 21
Kim Elliott | Karl and guests provided a powerful and insightful discussion on the Wet'suwet'en struggle, reconciliation, and how these movements merge with economic concerns and the soon-to-come federal budget.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog February 19
Kim Elliott | So you don't miss out on your exclusive invite to this webinar, sign up now to support Karl and keep him on the Hill.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog February 13
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Kim Elliott | Is love in the air? Holidays or not, we are full of love and appreciation.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog February 5
Crowd gathered outside old City Hall during the Winnipeg General Strike. Image: L.B. Foote/Wikimedia Commons
Bob Gallagher | Canada, more than ever, needs to be reminded of the power of collective action and fearless labour organizing.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog January 29
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Brent Patterson | At rabble, you can come not only to read the stories from the frontlines of change, but also to connect with like-minded readers across the country.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog January 24
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Maya Bhullar | Just like social activism, we need a wide network of community support to keep the activist toolkit running. Are you among them?
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog January 22
Matthew DiMera | We are thrilled to report back to you that rabble's Pro Bono column on medically assisted death in Canada took home the award for Media: Best Blog/Column.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog January 16
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Duncan Cameron | At rabble, we know that without independent media, debate is distorted, issues are ignored, and injustices are overlooked.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog January 10
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Matthew Adams | For almost two decades, rabble has been a progressive independent voice in a corporate media landscape and we keep doing it every day.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog December 31
Kim Elliott | Independent media is not inevitable. It takes your help. It takes you making a new year's resolution to support media democracy.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog December 20
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rabble staff | This placement will provide the successful candidate with unique opportunities to develop a grounding in reporting on national labour issues.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog December 20
Kim Elliott | This holiday season, as we move into a new decade, will you join us in the fight for a better world and give the gift of media democracy?
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog December 14
Kim Elliott | Join us for an exclusive webinar for supporters on Tuesday, December 17, at 7 p.m. EST to take stock of the year that was and consider what's ahead in 2020.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog December 3
Kim Elliott | On this #GivingTuesday, please consider making us your cause and show some love for non-profit media.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog November 16
Kim Elliott | Canadians who want to make sense of the politics and policy coming out of Ottawa need Karl Nerenberg's distinct political analysis and frontline reporting.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog October 19
Kim Elliott | Week in and week out, Karl Nerenberg delivers exclusive reporting from the Hill, and it's readers just like you who keep him there.
Blog - rabble.ca's staff blog October 11
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rabble staff | rabble is currently hiring for an Opinions Editor. The deadline for applications is November 1. Read on for more details.

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