The Common Sense Canadian

Support the new Common Sense Canadian - a leading-edge web and social media platform focusing on key issues shaping our future - our economy and environment.
Environment
$11,167USD
raised of $50,000 goal
22%
0 time left
This campaign started on Sep 04 and closed on October 18, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
Flexible Funding
Campaign Closed
This campaign ended on October 18, 2013
Select a Perk
  • $10USD
    "Whipped" must-see documentary

    HD download of "Whipped", a must-see new documentary by award-winning investigative journalist Sean Holman about the secret world of party discipline, which forces politicians to vote against their constituents and even their own conscience. Common Sense Canadian filmmaker Damien Gillis was the director of photography on the project. Feat. Geoff Plant, Carole Taylor, Mike Harcourt.

    Estimated delivery: November 2013

    34 out of 100 claimed

  • $25USD
    Modo Carshare discount + video

    Carsharing is the most economical and sustainable way to “own” a car. Modo The Car Co-op is offeering donors at this level a special deal to get you started! Modo will waive the $20 registration fee and credit your account with $50 carsharing credit when you become a new member! New members only - valid in Vancouver...Plus Sean Holman's must-see documentary, "Whipped: The Secret World of Party Discipline". (for new Modo members only)

    Estimated delivery: November 2013

    3 out of 50 claimed

  • $25USD
    Rafe Mair: 80 and Kicking Ass

    Enjoy this video of Common Sense Canadian co-founder and Hall of Fame broadcaster Rafe Mair's 80th birthday roast. Featuring terrific speeches from a host of renowned British Columbians - Red Robinson, CBC's Rick Cluff and Shiral Tobin, CKNW's Jon McComb, The Tyee's David Beers, Corky Evans, Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, and more! An evening of good ribbing, great stories, and a tribute to one of BC's most venerable environmental defenders and independent voices...Plus Sean Holman's "Whipped".

    Estimated delivery: November 2013

    23 out of 125 claimed

  • $50USD
    Exclusive Video Chat + e-book

    Access to an exclusive online video chat on the current state of our democracy and media - feat. Rafe Mair, Sean Holman, Damien Gillis and guests. From troubling trends to new solutions - with a focus on the future of the Common Sense Canadian...Plus new e-book: "A Dose of Common Sense: Policy Prescriptions for Managing Canada's Economy and Environment", and digital downloads of "Whipped" and "Rafe Mair: 80 and Still Kicking Ass".

    Estimated delivery: November 2013

    15 out of 200 claimed

  • $100USD
    Networking Party + T-shirt

    An invitation to an exclusive networking party hosted by the Common Sense Canadian - featuring leading figures in media and the environmental community. Also, your choice of several awesome new Common Sense Canadian t-shirts - feat. artwork by our cartoonist Gerry Hummel...Plus digital downloads of "Whipped" and "Rafe Mair: 80 and Still Kicking Ass" an invitation to exclusive online web chat and download of new e-book, "A Dose of Common Sense"

    Estimated delivery: January 2014

    18 out of 100 claimed

  • $250USD
    Signed Ian McAllister print

    Your choice of a select few, rare prints by renowned BC nature photographer Ian McAllister - feat. wolves, spirit bears and BC's spectacular Great Bear Rainforest! (check our Gallery for choices)...Plus invitations to online video chat and networking party, digital downloads of "Whipped" and "Rafe Mair: 80 and Still Kicking Ass" and download of new e-book, "A Dose of Common Sense" Prints courtesy of Pacific Wild - http://www.pacificwild.org/

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    5 out of 25 claimed

  • $500USD
    Ultimate Altruist reward

    For those who believe it is better to give than receive, we offer the opportunity to earn our undying thanks in exchange for this generous donation :)

    Estimated delivery: October 2013

    0 out of 10 claimed

  • $1,000USD
    Dinner with Rafe and Damien

    An exclusive dinner at the Vancouver home of Common Sense Canadian publisher Damien Gillis, with co-founder and Hall of Fame broadcaster Rafe Mair. Enjoy a five-star meal and fiery conversation about hot-button issues...Plus invitations to online video chat and networking party, digital downloads of "Whipped" and "Rafe Mair: 80 and Still Kicking Ass" and download of new e-book, "A Dose of Common Sense"

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    0 out of 6 claimed

Do you think this campaign contains prohibited content? Let us know.