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Here we go again: Jim Prentice's '5% Solution' is bad policy, but irresistible politics | Jan 30 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | No working politician wants to be the one who states the obvious, that political work is important work and the people who practice it deserve to be sensibly compensated.
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Tax cuts, income inequality and the NDP small business job plan | Jan 29 2015 | Michael Laxer | Far from being a job creation plan for the "middle-class," Thomas Mulcair's small business tax cut proposals will benefit the well-off and embolden anti-tax myths.
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The downside of Canada's love affair with small business | Jan 29 2015 | Hugh Mackenzie | The problem is that the small business of the imagination ­-- the mom-and-pop operation -- is not at all representative of the corporations that benefit from the small business tax rate.
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Community organizer detained by U.S. Department of Homeland Security | Jan 29 2015 | John Bonnar | When Julian Ichim tried to board a flight home from Ireland to Canada, he was detained and interrogated multiple times by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
Anti-oppression
Jan 29 2015
Women's political resistance and detention has been going on since, well colonialism, imperialism and the capitalist state. 'Captive Revolution' focuses on the participation of Palestinian women.
feminism
Jan 22 2015
Imagine Canada's future. What does it look like? In this excerpt, we read what Jessie Housty, an Indigenous community leader from the Heiltsuk First Nation, envisions for Canada.
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Jan 15 2015
What?! There's another reason to worry about the planet? Why yes. If we don't get control over our water usage, we will be up the creek without any water.

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