Wayne MacPhail
Aug 27 2014 | In the midst of a Big Data sea, tools that allow the visual display of quantitative information will be an asset to anyone who wants to crowdsource the discovery of the narratives in the numbers.
June Chua
Aug 27 2014 | This August, a group of yoga practitioners gathered in a downtown Toronto room, marking an auspicious event: an all-access yoga class in which everyone -- literally -- was welcome.
Duncan Cameron
Aug 26 2014 | While Angela Merkel is ranked the most powerful woman in the world, Janet Yellen has come forward as the most important voice, suggesting that wage deflation dampens economic recovery.
Murray Dobbin
Aug 25 2014 | To regain our political agency and address our crisis in democracy, perhaps we need to start at the political equivalent of the molecular level, with the most basic human principles of kindness.
Ralph Surette
Aug 25 2014 | Here's something else that would advance our cause in Nova Scotia if we could only talk about it without the pious platitudes: taxation.
Rick Salutin
Aug 22 2014 | What's the real problem with being yourself or "human" as a public figure? Nothing fails like trying to look human or show your human side: it's inhuman to attempt to prove you're human.
Left in Love
Aug 22 2014 | They may vote for different mayors, but can municipal gossip unite Cass and Selina? Find out in this month's radical love match, as Left in Love delves into civic politics!
Matthew Behrens
Aug 22 2014 | A little-noticed European Court of Human Rights decision regarding Polish complicity in torture may well have ripple effects on this side of the Atlantic and, hopefully, produce some accountability.
Amy Goodman
Aug 21 2014 | The ghost of Dred Scott haunts the streets of Ferguson. Miles from his final resting place, the echoes of his life and his struggles persist, amidst clouds of tear gas.
Mehdi Rizvi
Aug 21 2014 | Are we following the dictates of conscience or dictated conscience? This is the question that arises when we try to apply the principles in the Declaration of Human Rights to the situation in Gaza.
Wayne MacPhail
Aug 20 2014 | Robots that can walk, run, skitter and swarm are already among us. Should we be very, very afraid? Nah, not really.
Jim Stanford
Aug 20 2014 | Ever since the global meltdown of 2008, it's been an article of faith in Canadian economics that we somehow handled the whole mess better than the rest of the world.
Duncan Cameron
Aug 19 2014 | The Bretton-Woods agreement was the basis for a U.S. dollar exchange market system and the World Bank. 2014 is the 70th anniversary of that agreement. Time for Canada to consider other options?
Ole Hendrickson
Aug 18 2014 | Agriculture in Canada is heading down a dangerous path, promoted by Health Canada's willingness to continue to approve the use of neonicotinoids despite the harm done by these chemicals.
Rick Salutin
Aug 15 2014 | Do so-called 'Great Nations' really need organizing principles as Hillary Clinton argues? Rick Salutin thinks a much more down-to-earth mantra is far less destructive.