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| July 20, 2015
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The cult of the entrepreneur

April 8, 2015
| Alan Sears argues that a belief in the transformative power of entrepreneurship has seeped into the pores of our culture to such an extent that it's seen as the answer to all our economic woes.
Length: 13:18 minutes (12.18 MB)

The Target diaries: Shock and dismemberment

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Canada is facing the biggest private-sector closure in recent history, and 17,600 Target workers will soon be out of a job. An employee of Target Canada is documenting the last days of work at the store during its liquidation.

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The sounds of silence: Postmedia buys Sun Newspaper chain and no one heard a thing

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If a newspaper chain falls in the media forest, will anyone hear it?

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The emotional breakdown of workers at Target Canada

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In the lastest installment of the Target diaries, this worker talks about the emotional stress of losing a job.

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The Target diaries: Emotional breakdown

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Canada is in the midst of the biggest private-sector closure in recent history, and 17,600 Target workers will soon be out of a job. An employee of Target Canada is documenting the last days of work at the store during its liquidation.

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News, lies and videotape: The legitimation crisis in journalism

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Brian Williams lied. He told viewers that a Chinook helicopter he was in was struck by enemy fire in Iraq. It wasn't. The veteran broadcaster's transgression has yet to receive the honorary "gate" suffix, but it has sparked an outpouring of commentary ranging from funny to high moral outrage. Why would he do such a thing? Did he mis-remember? The fact is, Williams actually reported the incident accurately in a story that aired 12-years ago. Since then, however, the story has evolved. He told talk-show host David Letterman in 2013:

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Episode 161: Entrepreneurship under the microscope

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