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ABC strategic voting lets Liberals off the hook

Doug Nesbitt
As much as I want Harper to be ousted, I cannot bring myself to supporting ABC strategic voting. This is because ABC means, for most people, voting Liberal to keep out the Tories. I donâe(TM)t k
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Apr 9, 2003

"Us" versus "Them"

Wayne Saunders
This year, "them" means Iraqis. Last year "them" meant Afghans. Perhaps next year the North Koreans will cue up for their liberation. But the smart money is still on Syria. Then a
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Feb 16, 2006

U.S.-style war fighting will cost Canada dearly

Steven Staples
It is arguably the most important issue facing Canada, but it was not discussed at all during the election. It is consuming billions of taxpayers' dollars, it dramatically increases the risk of a ter
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Dec 11, 2002

Native Canadians say Romanow Report Fails Them

Mark Bourrie
Canadian aboriginals, who are prone to far higher rates of heart disease, cancer, diabetes and suicide than the rest of the country’s population, say they are disappointed in Roy Romanow’s
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Sep 12, 2007

Brian Mulroney's greatest achievement

Duncan Cameron
For most of us the idea of reading Brian Mulroney's Memoirs: 1939-1993 is about as appealing as trying to relive, successively, the worst hangovers of your life.
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Apr 12, 2004

Liberal or Conservative: same difference, eh?

Duncan Cameron
Canadians are going to the polls; maybe this spring, maybe not until the fall. When we go, we'll have to give some serious thought as to how we're going to vote.
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Mar 3, 2004

Did Canada support a coup in Haiti?

Yves Engler
Was there a coup in Haiti and did Canada support it? We do know Canadian troops were present at the airport when President Jean-Bertrand Aristide left the country. We do know Canada stood by and did
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Mar 18, 2003

Dalton Camp's Legacy

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Dalton Camp, who died a year ago today, left a rich legacy — one that includes a strong critique of the Bush Administration and prescient words against Bush’s predilection for war.
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Nov 11, 2003

Lest we forget

Paul Burrows
Today, let us also remember those who refused to fight for unjust causes and were called cowards. Let us for once acknowledge their bravery and for standing alone with their principles.
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Sep 22, 2004

Deadly hurricanes: Are we getting the message?

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As one behemoth storm after another slams into the United States, I'm all ears waiting for the words “climate change” to be uttered in the American election campaign. The Bush administratio

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