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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | As this week's national day of mourning concludes in the U.S. with the funeral of George H.W. Bush, the country's 41st president, labour activist Mother Jones' words are worth remembering.
Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger
David J. Climenhaga | Unlike 1972 when we all thought the world might end the same way because Nixon was mining Haiphong Harbour, at least this time there’s someone around who might be able to talk the president out of it.
Pat Paulsen
David J. Climenhaga | It's been a slow night in Alberta politics. The only buzz is that today's the day PC MLA Sandra Jansen will announce her bid for the PC Party leadership.
David J. Climenhaga | Sometimes individuals and countries really do need to do the right thing. This is one of those times. Canadians elected Justin Trudeau to do better than this.
Joe Anglin
David J. Climenhaga | Joe Anglin, controversial one-term MLA for Rimbey-Rocky Mountain House-Sundre, is under attack from within his own Wildrose Party.
Ryan Hastman
David J. Climenhaga | The late Alberta Liberal Leader Laurence Decore's widow has taken Conservative candidate Ryan Hastman to task for using her husband's name to advance the Conservatives' neo-con agenda.