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Drawn: a celebration of artists and drawing
August 8, 2009
| Drawing is basic and universal, yet galleries don't often show this artform. Curator Lynn Ruscheinsky decided to change that.
Why Canadians should care about healthcare reform in the U.S.
August 8, 2009
| Health policy researcher Colleen Fuller says the debate about reform has huge significance for Canadians in our efforts to strenthen Medicare.
WTO is out, bilateral trade is in
June 15, 2009
| With the collapse of major multilateral free trade agreements like the WTO, country-to-country trade and investment agreements have proliferated.
Seeking a progressive path to the prophetic voice
June 12, 2009
| Robert Jensen's new book All My Bones Shake tells the story of his return to the church after an entire adulthood of religious indifference.
Velo-City: Vancouver and the Bicycle Revolution
June 11, 2009
| There are 42 different bike sub-cultures in Vancouver according to Toby Barratt. He's one of the curators of a big new exhibition at the Museum of Vancouver.
Social workers say child protection system not working
June 10, 2009
| Social workers in B.C. have such heavy caseloads and so few resources that they can do little for the families who need help.
Opting out of funding the military
June 6, 2009
| NDP MP Bill Siksay has introduced a bill to allow Canadians to register as conscientious objectors and divert their tax money away from the military.
Getting out of planes and on to high-speed trains
June 5, 2009
| Portland to Vancouver, Montreal to Boston -- these are just two of the trips that would make a lot more sense in a train.
Cycling to the tar sands
June 4, 2009
| 19 environmentalists cycled 1300km from Waterton Park to the tar sands. Jodi Martinson made a low-budget film about their trip from the back of her bicycle.
White Lies about the Inuit
May 30, 2009
| A radical new anthropology textbook addresses several of the most widely-believed myths about the Inuit.
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