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Key European Parliament vote on 'free trade' expected on June 9 | Apr 21 2015 | Brent Patterson | A resolution on the United States-European Union Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is expected to be voted on in the European Parliament on June 9.
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How low can Jim Prentice go? | Apr 21 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | How many seats can Alberta Premier Jim Prentice lose for the 44-year-old PC Government he was brought in expressly to save and still avoid having to resign?
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Two Canadian writers return from reporting trip to eastern Ukraine | Apr 21 2015 | Roger Annis | For some residents of eastern Ukraine, the current ceasefire is "on paper" only. Residential districts along the demarcation line still suffer shelling from the Ukrainian army.
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The stunning hypocrisy of capitalists who attacked the film tax credit | Apr 21 2015 | Stephen Kimber | Atlantic Institute for Market Studies supporters piled on in the film tax credit debate, declaring the government cannot subsidize industries -- except, of course, when the industries are theirs.
Apr 16 2015
With an upcoming election, George Lakoff's wisdom on political framing has never been more relevant for progressives in Canada. Read this excerpt.
Apr 9 2015
Is it possible to eliminate death and serious injury from Canada's roads? In this timely and in-depth study, author Neil Arason explores what can drive Canadian roads toward a safer future.
Apr 2 2015
The remarkable story of Mohamedou Ouid Slahi is one of wisdom, humour and despair. In this memoir, Slahi relays a tale of human resilience under the most appalling conditions at Guantanamo Bay.

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