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rabble is a non-profit, newspaper from the city’s underground. It’s collectively and independently run by volunteers. rabble aims to create a space for the passionate telling of truth, muck-raking journalism and well aimed pot-shots at illegitimate authority.
Join Our Distribution Network For #rabble11
Before #rabble11 shells the nation, we want to rebuild our extensive distribution list to ensure the quickest ever circulation to all and sundry.
We currently print 10,000 copies of our madcap little magazine. They arrive back in Dublin on the back of huge articulated truck, and are broken down into 200 bundles of 50 copies each. These are then shipped all over the country.
We are particularly looking for…
Pst! Hey Have you any ideas for #rabble11?
Good afternoon little duckies, just an auld update from us lot in rabble land. #rabble10 just went up online for all your scrolly rolly reading pleasures, so this directed at those of you interested in contributing to our next little rag.
That last issue of our weird and wonderful parish newsletter came out some time back in May. So, we’re long over due another print edition. We’re going to fire up the old engine and set those creative horses galloping.
Our Fave Bits From Print
#FallonsFables: Iveagh An Idea!June 23, 2015As rents continue to soar and more and more people become locked out of the housing market, Donal Fallon takes us back to the lofty co-operative housing schemes built for workers by the corporations of Dublin and weighs up their experience against similar ventures abroad. In his wonderful oral history of the Dublin tenements, it was pointed out by one wise ... Read More
Where Everybody Owns A Share.June 16, 2015The media vaunts tech gurus and metric driven social entrepreneurs as elevated beings with cures for all our ills but cooperatives have been answering our needs for a lot longer. Rashers Tierney sets out, dictaphone in hand, and finds a form of community led organisation that brought life to derelict parts of the city, wades in against rural isolation and ... Read More
A space for us to spew out a variety of content on an irregular basis. Expect everything not fit for print, random musings, rabble rousing ranting, tidbits of culture and a whole lot more…
Fresh Up On The Blog
By The Bassy Banks…October 13, 2015Cork is still championing those bassweight sounds by the looks of things. Here Rob DC and Jonsey come correct with two mixes celebrating the fifth birtday of Cork clubnight Rise Up. While dubstep pioneer Distance touches down for a Cork gig for another crew. His gnarly industrial skank made for many a classic before dubstep went whallop and earned a ... Read More
They Made The BBC.October 13, 2015Blighty! Look who’s going to the BBC! Lynched are off to showcase some of their traditional wares on one of those fancy live music shows out foreign. Arra sure it’s not the first time talent has been rejected by those leeches in Montrose, before being left to find its way across the pond to find some form of acceptance entertaining ... Read More
On The Hoof.October 12, 2015Fresh preview materials from Sunil Sharpe ahead of the launch of his new imprint in a few days. It’s called On The Hoof and you can read some more about it here on Resident Advisor. Similar Schtuff No related posts.
Buy Some Merch And Keep Us At It!
We sit here scratching our heads in bewilderment that we managed to make ten of these ridiculous fucking things, when we never even knew if #rabble1 would get past our late-night, round-table, mashbag discussions… The #rabble10 Editorial Rant
A 100% Volunteer Led Effort.
Fueled by a cracking time of volunteers, some kick ass fundraising opportunities and a whole lot of…
The Back Issues
Meet the Irish Water protesters and IJoan, read about housing co-ops and enjoy our Penis O’Brien board game…
Tonnes of stuff on fracking, the arseholes messing up trad music, Cabra’s lucid Lewis Kenny and a whole pile more…
Anti-Social Meeja Machines
Sometimes we can’t do much more for rabble than fart out bits and bobs on Facepuke and Twitter. It’s not like we’re full timers. There you’ll find us running a steady ticker of breaking news, interesting reads, random tunes and whatever else keeps us entertained as we slave for the wage…
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