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 PM announces that Canada has lifted economic sanctions against Libya in Septemb
Aug 28 2015 | Yves Engler | The Conservatives’ violation of international law delivered a terrible blow to Libya. Harper should find himself in the dock
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Aug 28 2015 | Nora Loreto | The Conservatives' promise to dedicated $200M to expand broadband. Is this true? Fact check time!
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Aug 28 2015 | Kevin Grandia | After Bill C-51, the line between watching your back and watching over your back is pretty clear.
Aug 28 2015 | Louis-Philippe Rochon | In publicizing his conversation with Stephen Poloz during an election campaign, Harper has place Poloz in an unfortunate position.
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Aug 28 2015 | Matthew Behrens | As the leaders of Canada's major political parties continue election campaigning, there appears to be little interest in addressing Canada's role in war crimes and dangerous military escalations. Why?
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Aug 28 2015 | Rick Salutin | Give this to Donald Trump: he helps us picture how the anti-democratic, right-wing, personality-driven movements of the 1930s came to power.
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Aug 28 2015 | Jim Stanford | Was there any concrete economic reason for Stephen Harper to call Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz this week, as global stock markets continued their gyrations? Not really, no.
Tim McMillan
Aug 27 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | Imagine if oil were still trading where it was a year ago! Wouldn't that strengthen the arguments for higher royalties, implemented faster?
Brian Jean
Aug 27 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | Speaking of irritating and hypocritical comments from Alberta's opposition parties as they campaign openly for the Conservatives' re-election, there was Wildrose Leader Brian Jean's news release.
Aug 27 2015 | Meghan Murphy | British Labour Party leadership candidate Jeremy Corbyn has proposed women-only carriages on trains in the U.K. The suggestion has been surprisingly controversial!
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Aug 27 2015 | Meg Borthwick | A weekly roundup of babble election threads. Chrystia Freeland, Soheil Eid and Trudeau the younger.
Aug 27 2015 | Kaitlin McNabb | Does urban cycling strike a chord of fear in you? Fear not, Yvonne Bambrick's Urban Cycling Survival Guide will show you the rules of the road and how to put them to good use.
Aug 27 2015 | Nora Loreto | What is the context that surrounds the Conservatives' promise to dedicated $200M to expand broadband?
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Aug 27 2015 | Yves Engler | Politicians have agreed to a debate on foreign policy sponsored by an organization named after and financed by one of Canada's richest and most right-wing capitalists.
Aug 27 2015 | David Christopher | OpenMedia wants to hear from Canadians -- how would you rate the political parties on delivering privacy, affordable access, and free expression?
Aug 27 2015 | Ole Hendrickson | The August 6 leaders debate had three out of four leaders talking about environmental issues, but the focus remained on pipelines.
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Aug 27 2015 | Marc Zwelling | Pollsters and pundits are trying to isolate the issues. Is the economy top of mind? Health care? But there is really only one ballot-box question: Do you want four more years of Stephen Harper or not?
Aug 27 2015 | Brian Iler, Pro Bono | A broad range of programs and policies will be essential to achieve meaningful reduction in emissions and, at the same time, ensure that the burdens and benefits of climate action are fairly shared.
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Aug 27 2015 | Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | A war with Iran would be a catastrophe, yet by opposing diplomacy, hundreds of members of the U.S. Congress may be blundering into just such a conflict.
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Aug 26 2015 | John Soos | On the first anniversary of the supposed ceasefire in the Gaza War, it is time for us to insist Canada uphold its obligations under international law and demand an end to war crimes in Palestine.