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Could a corporation use CETA investor-state to challenge the consequences of its criminal actions? | Nov 26 2014 | Brent Patterson | Integrity Framework regulations state that companies convicted in Canada or internationally would be disqualified from bidding on Public Works contracts. Could these rules open the door to lawsuits?
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Stephen Harper and the myth of the crooked Indian | Nov 26 2014 | Pamela Palmater | Bill C-27, the so-called First Nation Financial Transparency Act is a racist piece of legislation, a classic deflection tactic that relies on the myth of the corrupt band leader to divide us.
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Collapse of rickety Wildrose coalition could be a bad-news/good-news story for Alberta NDP | Nov 26 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | Rachel Notley's task is to get enough Albertans who are fed up with the PCs' sins and not yet ready for an increasingly extreme Wildrose Party to rally round the NDP.
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OCAP members occupy city building, demand safe space for women and trans people | Nov 26 2014 | John Bonnar | Five OCAP members occupied the building, demanding action on shelter occupancy and that the City fulfill its stated promise to open a 24 hour women and trans people`s drop-in.
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Nov 20 2014
Access to abortion is a right in Canada. While we do have an active anti-abortion minority in Canada, pro-choice people are also guilty of silencing women's choices at times. Why?
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Nov 13 2014
Dionne Brand's new novel 'Love Enough' does not disappoint. The constantly moving city is the backdrop to the characters that swirl all around in various incantations of love. What can love endure?
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Nov 6 2014
What happens when a detective novel moves beyond the regular narrative of police and criminal and the law, and looks at the political context? You get 'The Demands of the Dead'.

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