Alice Klein

Alice Klein is the co-founder, editor and CEO of Toronto's longest-running free alternative newsweekly, NOW Magazine and NOW Communications Inc. Her regular rabble column appears courtesy of NOW Magazine.

Alice Klein
Columnists
Apr 1, 2010

Let's talk about tax

The Liberal think-fest last weekend turned up some unexpected consequences. Michael Ignatieff found the courage, at least temporarily, to take an actual stand on a tough political issue.
Columnists
Jan 21, 2010

Canada's aid troubles

Let's face it, our response to the crisis in Hait is mirrored in almost every country in the world. In our case, it's somewhat tinged with irony, given the ominous defunding of KAIROS late last year.
Columnists
Jan 8, 2010

Protecting Canada's democracy

Proroguing Parliament represses political debate on the rule of law, the honesty of government and the non-partisanship of our civil service. It's a kind of soul theft that will leave deep wounds.
Blog
Dec 22, 2009

One small step forward in Copenhagen

Alice Klein
The Copenhagen Accord is a bit of an orphan-child. No one is too proud or happy with the three page outcome that includes a yet to be determined number of countries in a non-binding agreement.
Blog
Dec 19, 2009

X marks the Copenhagen deal

Alice Klein
President Obama raised expectations last week, when he decided to ride in at the end point of Copenhagen. That just made his speech to the plenary this morning, all the more disappointing.
Blog
Dec 18, 2009

Tallying the Copenhagen numbers

Alice Klein
One day to go and hope has found its way back to the Copenhagen proceedings. What counters even the darkest hours of these negotiations is the exposure to the range of work that is being done.
Blog
Dec 17, 2009

It's down to dollars

Alice Klein
The final result of the COP negotiations are now in the hands of the heads of state. No matter the final agreement, the touchy subject of money will continue to be the hot topic over the next year.

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