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Jul 7 2015 | by David J. Climenhaga | Given the success of the NDP, you have to wonder if Alberta voters were paying better attention than the media and right-wing outrage industry gives them credit for doing.
Jul 7 2015 | by Peter Prontzos | Remember, it was this government that decided that Canada would back out of the Kyoto Accord, which required that signatory countries make minor reductions in their release of greenhouse gases.
Jul 6 2015 | by George Lessard | Canada Without Poverty denounces Income Tax Act as violation of freedom of expression and assembly in address to the United Nations
Jul 6 2015 | by Jesse Bauman | People living on a low income need more money, but cash transfers aren't a silver bullet.
Jul 6 2015 | by J. Baglow | Greece has chosen the wiser of two options: Hope versus generations of debt servitude. Could this herald the death of the Euro? One can dream.
Kathleen Wynne announcing her trade mission to Israel at Israel lobby event.
Jul 6 2015 | by Joanne Naiman | Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne has announced that she'll be leading a trade mission to Israel. This is a personal appeal to Premier Wynne to distance herself from an apartheid state.
Quebec Finance Minister Martin Coiteaux
Jul 6 2015 | by Bertrand Schepper | Finance Minister Martin Coiteux congratulated himself on cutting close to 500 public service jobs since January 1. Is this a good strategy for encouraging investment?
Jul 6 2015 | by Maude Barlow | "This case is about the right to vote -- the cornerstone of democracy."
Greek Junta
Jul 5 2015 | by David J. Climenhaga | If there is a 'No' vote today, it is far from certain that Brussels will not permit a right-wing military government in Greece.
Old Glory
Jul 4 2015 | by David J. Climenhaga | Surely Independence Day 2015 is as good a moment as any to formally begin the process of returning Canadian values to the governance of Canada?
Photo: Flickr/Kwantlen Polytechnique University
Jul 4 2015 | by Lenée Son | Kwantlen Polytechnic University is moving forward in a partnership with Kinder Morgan to the dismay of students, faculty, Kwantlen First Nations, and community members.
Jul 4 2015 | by Raluca Bejan | This is how it works. There are 300 tonnes of gold here. They will sell to a bigger company and they will come and try again.
Jul 3 2015 | by Scott Vrooman | The federal health minister's position on medical marijuana has no basis in evidence.
Rick Hanson
Jul 3 2015 | by David J. Climenhaga | For four decades the PCs were the ne plus ultra of power in Alberta with all the required tools at their disposal to make inconvenient matters disappear.
Jul 3 2015 | by Lenée Son | Canada Day under Harper is a dud. A happy Canada is a Harper-free Canada. This week's blogs roundup.
Photo: flickr/ bcndp
Jul 3 2015 | by Karl Nerenberg | Maclean's carried two stories on one day about Mulcair's talks with the Conservatives in 2007. A main-quoted source mostly confirms Mulcair's version.
The Salt Plains of Wood Buffalo National Park, Northwest Territories, Canada ©20
Jul 2 2015 | by George Lessard | Wood Buffalo National Park was listed as a World Heritage Site over 30 years ago for its globally unique and important ecosystems.
Jul 2 2015 | by Canadian Boat to Gaza | Robert Lovelace and Kevin Neish will return to Canada today after their Freedom Flotilla III boat was illegally seized by Israeli forces on Monday.
Two become one
Jul 2 2015 | by Laura Brightwell | Let's stop inviting friends to events via their partners, people.
Jul 2 2015 | by J. Baglow | The increasingly self-destructive actions of the Conservatives signify only one thing: the beast is slowly dying. It needs to be put out of its misery.
Image: Flickr/Neil Moralee
Jul 2 2015 | by Nora Loreto | Forget compliance. Canadians need to see Bill C-377 for what it really is.
Anne Wilson
Jul 2 2015 | by David J. Climenhaga | The poll was done the day before the national holiday when the only people at home in Alberta may have been disgruntled Wildrosers with nowhere to go.
Jul 1 2015 | by Raluca Bejan | Democracy is finally coming. And we are lucky enough to witness it.
Jul 1 2015 | by Doreen Nicoll | Gender inequality remains the root cause of violence against women. What can we do to end violence against women?
Joe Ceci
Jul 1 2015 | by David J. Climenhaga | As NDP Finance Minister Joe Ceci said of an Alberta government annual report yesterday, an extra $1 billion sure isn't going to hurt.
Drummers during Blanket Exercise at Parliament Hill
Jul 1 2015 | by Jennifer Henry | On this day, when Canadians gather to celebrate our country, I will place my pride not in who we are, but in who we can become.
Jul 1 2015 | by Maya Bhullar | Civil liberties, teachers and public sector workers, the climate, and so much more is under attack...let's keep fighting back!
Jul 1 2015 | by David Christopher | How do you feel about your personal contact information being available on the Internet? Large media conglomerates could undermine the privacy of almost anyone who purchases a domain name.
Image: Flickr/ItzaFineDay
Jun 30 2015 | by Michael Laxer | Despite the partisan assertions of some, when it comes to economic policy the Greens are very clearly a "progressive" party.
Photo: SFriedbergPhoto/flickr
Jun 30 2015 | by Stephen Kimber | It's not enough to identify Nova Scotia's student retention problem. The focus should be on solving it -- figuring out how to lure more university students to enroll and/or stay in the province.