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Economy | Why is Canada still privatizing public services when most of the world is going the other direction? | Oct 25 2016 | David McDonald | Canada still suffers from "privatitus," despite the evidence -- and the global trend -- encouraging us to move in the opposite direction.
Photo: Courtesy Planet in Focus
Environment | David Suzuki: We've got to 'knock fossil fuels out of our economy' | Oct 25 2016 | Phillip Dwight Morgan | Phillip Morgan sits down with renowned scientist, environmentalist and broadcaster David Suzuki to discuss some of the challenges plaguing environmentalism in Canada today.
Image: Twitter/‏@dianadyoon
Environment | Young activists cut their teeth with Ottawa arrests as they gear up for national pipeline fight | Oct 25 2016 | Nick Fillmore | With Canada's next generation of activists cutting their teeth with civil disobedience on Parliament Hill this week, we could be getting a taste for the future.
Glen Motz
Politics in Canada | This shouldn't be a surprise: Trudeaumania 2.0 fails to deliver in Medicine Hat | Oct 25 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | A Conservative by-election in Canada’s political Jurassic Park hardly portends a change of heart among Canadians in other parts of the country.
Image: Ello/@MrKeating
Anti-Racism | Politics in Canada | Third hunger strike this year highlights despair of Canada's detained migrants | Oct 24 2016 | Sophia Reuss | Minister Ralph Goodale has shown no sign of turning his promised reforms into action -- leading detainees to the third hunger strike this year and second in less than four months.
Arts & Culture | Boxing, love and how not to be cynical | Oct 24 2016 | Face2Face | Juho Kuosmanen, Jarrko Lahti and I talk about love stories, boxing as a metaphor, what's important in life and how not to be cynical.
Civil Liberties Watch | Politics in Canada | The Liberals' new discussion paper on Bill C-51 reads like a defence of the bill it's supposed to fix | Oct 24 2016 | Kyle Curlew | The Liberal government has recently released a document called "Our Security, Our Rights: National Security Green Paper."
PMO/Adam Scotti
Economy | World | Wallonia holds firm against CETA, Trudeau sets Monday as deadline to resolve impasse | Oct 24 2016 | Brent Patterson | The Council of Canadians celebrates European opposition to CETA.
An ultra energy-efficient home built to Passive House standards in Dawson Creek,
Environment | Taking green buildings to the next level in B.C. | Oct 24 2016 | Anne McMullin, Jennifer Cutbill, Karen Tam Wu | What does the B.C. climate plan mean for energy efficiency and the building sector?
Image: George Hodan
Environment | Politics in Canada | World | The state of journalism | Oct 24 2016 | Daryn Caister | Canadian journalist Mike De Souza works for the National Observer after spending years in the establishment media. Mike has recently published replies to attacks on his and N.O.'s credibility.
Jason Kenney
Politics in Canada | Pigs will fly before the fantasy that Ottawa's carbon tax 'invades provincial jurisdiction' will ever persuade a court | Oct 24 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | PC leadership candidate Jason Kenney is making a promise he knows he can't keep. His legal argument, as he surely knows perfectly well, is a dog that won't hunt.
Images: Flickr/Brittany Randolph
Politics in Canada | Trudeau government moves to rein in pushers of salt, sugar and fat | Oct 24 2016 | Karl Nerenberg | The Trudeau government's measures to limit food industry practices that push unhealthy products on children and adults are a small, but important, first step.
Anti-Racism | Quebeckers and Jews share an empowered sense of vulnerability. And it's not warranted. | Oct 23 2016 | Yves Engler | French-speaking Quebeckers and Jews share a sense of victimhood far out of proportion to Canadian experience, which blinds many to their own religious and ethnic supremacism.
Flickr/Patrick Stahl
Civil Liberties Watch | LGBTIQ | Free speech and the cruel shackles of empathy and mutual respect | Oct 23 2016 | Mercedes Allen | A nuanced dissection of UofT professor Jordan Peterson's campaign against trans* people in the name of free speech.
Scientist and evangelical Katharine Hayhoe on climate change
Environment | Katharine Hayhoe talks softly to Christians on climate change. Is there a better way? | Oct 23 2016 | Dennis Gruending | Scientist and evangelical Katharine Hayhoe talks softly to fellow Christians on climate change. Is there a better way?