Columnists November 17
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Rick Salutin | Conventional soldiers "keeping the peace" could be as fatuous as the obscene "war to end all wars" was. But apparently most Canadians like the idea of peacekeeping -- who wouldn't?
Blog November 17
Close up of doctor taking blood pressure.  Image: World Bank Photo Collective/flickr
Jesse McLaren | New guidelines have labeled millions more people as hypertensive, but will this help prevent the social, economic and ecological causes of cardiovascular disease?
Blog November 17
Calgary Women's Centre staff at fundraising event. Image: Penney Kome
Penney Kome | Reciprocity model of social inclusion drives empowering volunteers at Calgary Women's Centre.
News November 17
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Meagan Gillmore | CMG alleges company is breaking labour law over union membership; seeks higher first contract wages for broadcast technicians
Columnists November 17
U.S. Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis with Saudi Arabia's leader Mohammad bin Salman in March, 2017. Photo: U.S. Department of Defense/Flickr
Murray Dobbin | If such a scenario seems far-fetched, consider who currently runs Israel, the U.S. and Saudi Arabia
Blog November 17
McGill University campus. Photo: Ken Chaplin
Ehab Lotayef | Was the administration's behaviour revealing interference and intimidation meant to silence dissent?
Columnists November 16
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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | But when it comes to setting policy on climate change, as with healthcare, taxes, and, hopefully, even war, Trump doesn't hold the same dictatorial powers as authoritarian world leaders he admires.
Blog November 16
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Yves Engler | Many Indigenous voices applauded Canadian militarism during National Aboriginal Veterans Day/Remembrance Day activities.
Blog November 16
Alberta Education Minister David Eggen. Image: David Climenhaga
David J. Climenhaga | Passage of Bill 24 is a backhanded tribute to UCP Leader Jason Kenney, who kept his social conservative backers sweet by advocating outing kids who join GSAs to their parents.
Podcast November 16
Image: provided by Precarious: Peterborough ArtsWORK Festival
Victoria Fenner | Kate Story, co-organizer of the Peterborough ArtsWORK Festival, talks to Victoria Fenner about what precarious workers can learn from artists
Columnists November 16
A homeless man in San Francisco. Photo: Seguridad Social estadounidense/Javi/Flickr
Wayne MacPhail | A visit to Silicon Valley conjures up images of Dickensian-level poverty.
News November 15
A BC fish farm. File photo
Karl Nerenberg | In 1992, concerned scientists described a series of danger signs for the planet. Twenty five years later, all but one of those dangers signs are worse.