Penney Kome

Award-winning journalist and author Penney Kome has published six non-fiction books and hundreds of periodical articles, as well as writing a national column for 12 years and a local (Calgary) column for four years. Her books include Somebody Has To Do It: Whose Work Is Housework? (McClelland & Stewart 1982); The Taking of Twenty-Eight: Women Challenge the Constitution (Women's Educational Press, 1983); and Peace: A Dream Unfolding (Sierra Club Books 1986). She was Editor of Straightgoods.com from 2004 - 2013.

Penney Kome
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Feb 2, 2004

Canadian politics as Reality TV reruns

Penney Kome
As Canadians contemplate the throne speech and a probable spring election, we have a tycoon Prime Minister leading the Liberals and the possibility of a telegenic youthful blond female leader for the
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Oct 7, 2003

Are nukes making you fat?

Penney Kome
Is Americaâe(TM)s nuclear policy making you fat? This is a deadly serious question. Nuclear materials emit radioactive iodine, which has been linked with thyroid damage. Thyroid disorders, rece
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Mar 4, 2003

Home-Front Battle

Penney Kome
Dr. Arthur Clark is a neuroscientist from Calgary who has dedicated his off hours to shining the spotlight on America’s warring ways — and the propaganda machine that makes it all possible.
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Mar 3, 2003

Responsible Citizen

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“The Parhad programs take as their field of interest conditions and events that affect human health and well-being worldwide, with particular emphasis on circumstances that can be influenced by
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Jul 9, 2002

To Serve and Repress

Penney Kome
A wartime mentality has allowed the US government to criminalize dissent. Security for the G8 Summit here at home revealed a certain convenient confusion between “activist” and “terror
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Jul 2, 2002

Ministers Hear Group of Six Billion

Penney Kome
At a Group of Six Billion (GB6) meeting in Calgary last week, Foreign Affairs Minister Bill Graham and International Trade Minister Susan Whelan listened to the demands of the people to ratify the Ky
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Jun 26, 2002

All Roads Lead to Calgary

Penney Kome
While F18 jets scream over tanks and armoured personnel carriers in Alberta ... G8 leaders may have thought protest would be impossible in the most conservative of all provinces. Not. As Calgary expe
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Jun 21, 2002

Calgary Lockdown

Penney Kome
In preparation for G8 meetings in Kananaskis next week, Calgarians are witnessing unprecedented security measures. So why don't they feel safe?
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May 9, 2002

Harper Ducks Calgary By-Election Against NDPer

Penney Kome
What, not good enough for you? For Calgary's upcoming by-election, a debate between New Democrat Member of Parliament candidate, Bill Phipps, and new Alliance Party leader, Stephen Harper, would cert

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