Jul 7, 2010
Journalist Jesse Rosenfeld is arrested and taken away to the detention centre. Photo: Activestills

Enforcing the G20 economy

Jesse Rosenfeld
People fighting to determine their own economic future clashed head on with the plans of the G20.
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A novel solution to that leaking BP oil well

Nuke it.  I kid you not.

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His face wracked by age and his voice rasping after decades of chain-smoking coarse tobacco, the former long-time Russian Minister of nuclear energy and veteran Soviet physicist Viktor Mikhailov knows just how to fix BP's (BP.L) oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico.

"A nuclear explosion over the leak," he says nonchalantly puffing a cigarette as he sits in a conference room at the Institute of Strategic Stability, where he is a director. "I don't know what BP is waiting for, they are wasting their time. Only about 10 kilotons of nuclear explosion capacity and the problem is solved."

Jul 2, 2010

Weekly Mulch: When will America be free from BP?

Sarah Laskow
The U.S. may no longer have to worry about a greedy, distant monarch. But it's still held in thrall to powerful interests that prize profit over individuals and their freedom.
Jul 2, 2010

The G20 debacle

Justin Podur
Hosting the G20 in Toronto was the first of a series of political gambles by the Conservative government. They failed on every level and time will show how much.

Off the Highway: Growing Up In North Delta book launch

Jul 13, 2010 to Jul 14, 2010
The Sylvia Hotel Bistro
1154 Gilford Street
V6G 2P6 Vancouver , BC
49° 17' 19.0572" N, 123° 8' 34.1952" W
British Columbia CA
Off the Highway, Mette Bach's memoir about growing up in North Delta, launches in Vancouver on July 13th.

Breakfast talk with Andrew Heintzman at the Sustainability Network

Jul 8, 2010
Centre for Social Innovation
1st Floor Conference Room 215 Spadina Avenue
Toronto , ON
43° 47' 3.9228" N, 79° 8' 39.3684" W
Ontario CA
In "The New Entrepreneurs," author and venture capitalist Andrew Heintzman introduces us to a burgeoning class of entrepreneurs who are at the forefront of the green-tech economy.


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