Byron Christopher

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Mar 20, 2003

Lawsuit Against Talisman Goes Ahead

Byron Christopher
A U.S. civil-rights suit launched against Talisman Energy of Calgary and the Government of Sudan will be able to proceed. New York Justice Allen Schwartz ruled today that the lawsuit, filed initially
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Nov 5, 2002

No Graceful Exit

Byron Christopher
Talisman Energy is bowing to critics, pulling out of Sudan and selling its contentious oil interests to a subsidiary of India’s national oil company. End of a thorny issue for the Calgary-based
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May 6, 2002

Front Lines and Bottom Lines

Byron Christopher
Meagan left Saskatchewan to join the front line of Sudan's bloody civil war. Her weapon was information. And her enemy was one of Canada's prominent corporate citizens: Talisman Energy.
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Apr 10, 2002

Hard Lessons

Byron Christopher
When a strike by teachers shut down Alberta schools for most of February, parents and politicians complained that thousands of students missed out on some education. Maybe not: students say they got
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Mar 19, 2002

Civil Suit | Civil War

Byron Christopher
A Canadian oil company has long denied it has any connection to any murderous acts committed by the government of Sudan. A court case in New York City and a document filed for it could soon reveal th
News
Nov 12, 2001

The ABCs of Unbiased News Coverage

Byron Christopher
Should journalists describe the U.S.-led attack on Afghanistan as the "war on terrorism" - as Washington would like - or should it be described as a war or attack on Afghanistan? It's their choice. I
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