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Nov 20 2014 | Tom Henheffer | Bill C-44, The Protection of Canada from Terrorists Act, is a chilling piece of legislation. Our rights must be defended in the wake of the Ottawa shooting.
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Nov 20 2014 | David Taub Bancroft | Critics of Kim Campbell's proposal for gender parity charge that it will open the floodgates to other oppressed groups demanding fair representation of their own. And this is a bad thing how, exactly?
Nov 20 2014 | Marc Lee | One great thing Statscan has done in recent years is to make its data freely available, so Marc Lee went to dig deeper on national, B.C. and Vancouver trends. Here are some key takeaways.
Photo by Cisco StreetLenz
Nov 20 2014 | Andrew Sayo, Charlene Sayo, Eirene Cloma | The Los Angeles-based poet, singer, MC and henna artist shares her thoughts about love and sex in hip-hop, spirituality, sisterhood and going global.
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Nov 20 2014 | Christine Saulnier | On balance, the tax package proposed in this report will result in a regressive and unfair tax regime in Nova Scotia that will harm the economy and make current problems worse.
Nov 20 2014 | Scott Harris | A new report warns that expansive new protections in CETA's investment chapter could unleash a corporate litigation boom against Canada, the EU and individual EU member states.
Nov 20 2014 | John Bonnar | On Tuesday morning Health for All, along with representatives from other signatory organizations, tried to deliver a letter to Finance Minister Joe Oliver’s constituency office in Toronto.
Nov 20 2014 | Scott Vrooman | Scott Vrooman is back with another hilarious video on #KMface, angry butt faces and the delegitimization of protest itself.
Photo by Stephen Thomas, Nov. 2014
Nov 20 2014 | Jennifer Mills | Will divestment from fossil fuels in Canada stop extreme resource extraction? Maybe not, but it's a step and an important part of the change!
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Nov 20 2014 | Paul Weinberg | There has been a deluge of construction projects of homes in and around East Jerusalem. Is this in order to maintain a geographic stranglehold on a united Jerusalem as capital of the Jewish state?
Photo: flickr/john
Nov 20 2014 | Stephen Price-Thomas | Will the impact of decisions made by G20 leaders last weekend be transitory?
Photo: Steven Lee
Nov 20 2014 | Ella Bedard | The Canadian Federation of Students say that politicians are willing to pay lip service to student issues, but offer little more than that.
Photo: Jennifer Morrow/flickr
Nov 19 2014 | Julie Devaney | Let's get one thing straight: Private clinics are not the solution to health-care cuts.
Montreal Canadiens
Nov 19 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | You'd think the "tax fighters" at the so-called Canadian Taxpayers Federation would see the potential of a national pharmacare that could save taxpayers $11 billion a year. Guess again.
Nov 19 2014 | Brent Patterson | Calgary-based TransCanada hired the controversial public relations firm Edelman in an attempt to derail growing public opposition to its proposed 1.1 million barrels per day Energy East pipeline.
Cornwallis public forum
Nov 19 2014 | Andrea Harden-Donahue | It's been a week since our Atlantic Energy East tour wrapped up, and what a whirlwind it has been. The tour was ambitious with the hosting of five public forums, a series of meetings and site visits.
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Nov 19 2014 | Francis Fortier | It's hard to know exactly how much is being invested, in both time and money, into the audiovisual sector by artists themselves. A conservative estimate would be between $10 and $13 million a year.
Nov 19 2014 | J. Baglow | Could the House of Commons learn from the unions, for once?
Nov 19 2014 | Laura McNally | Critics of Kim Kardashian's 'Break the Internet' photo shoot aren't "jealous," they're just tired of being represented as sexualized objects.
Nov 19 2014 | Scott Neigh | Robert Massoud talks about Toronto grassroots space and cultural centre Beit Zatoun.