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Alberta Premier Rachel Notley speaks to media. Photo: Premier of Alberta/Flickr
David J. Climenhaga | This is how the rule of law works. If you don't like it, don't demand it.
Columnists
Woman holds sign at Vancouver Kinder Morgan protest. Photo: William Chen/Flickr
Linda McQuaig | Justin Trudeau's bargain has always seemed full of holes, but perhaps it has taken the Kinder Morgan ultimatum to finally out it as the truly unworkable, fraudulent deal that it is.
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Protestors block the gates of the Kinder Morgan Richmond Terminal. Photo: Peg Hunter/flickr
David J. Climenhaga | Somebody has done some message testing and determined "the rule of law" is a good talking point to which Alberta audiences will respond favourably. The argument is fatuous.
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Photo of Omar Khadr. Image: Khadr family/Wikimedia Commons
David J. Climenhaga | Never mind the cause. What kind of a "tax watchdog" starts a petition demanding that the government, which is acting prudently with our money, hose more of it away?
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Monia Mazigh | Immediately after the Brussels attacks, a Waterloo engineering student was arrested by the RCMP. It's not the first time the security establishment has taken advantage of a climate of fear.
Columnists
Pro Bono, Shelina Ali | During the election, Harper created a polarized debate around the niqab which focussed on Canadian values, women's rights and religious freedom, but the court challenge was about none of these issues.
News
Richard Tindal | The Harper government has accelerated its assault on Canada's democracy recently with the misuse of taxpayer money and abusing the rule of law.
Columnists
Rick Salutin | Ferguson protesters trashed some buildings and blocked traffic. That's pitiable compared to lawlessness by police, governments and the finance sector.
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Kathleen Copps | While we celebrate the latest court victory for Omar Khadr, we need to continue to push for the lawful response of his immediate release from jail. Especially as the government threatens to appeal.
Podcast
Africafiles, Heather Yundt | Human rights lawyer Beatrice Mtetwa has spent her career fighting for a strong rule of law in Zimbabwe despite facing harassment and arrest.
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Joel Bakan | The B.C. Liberal government is poised to violate the legal rights of workers with Bill 22, which, if it becomes law, will prohibit teachers from striking and limit their collective bargaining rights.
Podcast
Matthew Adams, Stephen Benedetti | The elections are a great reminder that Canada has a serious democratic deficit and the killing of Bin Laden raises questions about democracy and the rule of law.