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The easy answer for strengthening indie media

September 17, 2018 The easy answer for strengthening indie media rabble.ca can grow and develop to be an even stronger journalist voice for social movements, an even better platform for national politics. How? You. ...

The easy answer for strengthening indie media

rabble staff We regularly get the question: is rabble.ca really sustainable? The short answer is: of course it is. For 17 years, rabble has forged a new approach to the news and for 17 years we’ve had a different approach to funding our operatio...

Hot Pink Paper turns gender lens on Vancouver municipal politics

Tania Ehret As municipal parties and independents gear up for the 2018 Vancouver municipal election on October 20, local women's organization Women Transforming Cities launched their Hot Pink Paper on September 11. The Hot Pink Paper, first introd...

Ford uses personal attacks to push cuts to Toronto city council

September 14, 2018 Ford fights 'downtown elites' and substitutes insults for rational argument Doug Ford intends to use the Constitution's notwithstanding clause to circumvent a court ruling that would prevent him from cutting Toronto city council,...

Ford fights 'downtown elites' and substitutes insults for rational argument

Karl Nerenberg There are legal experts who are not convinced by Ontario Superior Court Judge Edward Belobaba's ruling overturning Premier Doug Ford's Bill 5 -- the bill that reduces Toronto's city council from 47 to 25 members. Those experts are s...