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Alberta Finance Minister Joe Ceci (Photo: David J. Climenhaga)
David J. Climenhaga | Irony alert! Albertans must brace themselves for a very Albertan response from B.C. to their claim a balanced budget depends on that pipeline to Vancouver. They won't like it.
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Shannon Phillips
David J. Climenhaga | Alberta's climate policy debate may truly be a case where your best friends are your worst enemies and your worst enemies your best friends!
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Peter Lougheed
David J. Climenhaga | If God gives Alberta another oil boom, what are the chances that this time we won't piss it all away again?
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Notley Crew
David J. Climenhaga | Is Alberta Premier Rachel Notley channelling Gary Doer, the three-term Manitoba NDP premier who kept that job for nearly a decade by bridging the gap between business and civil society?
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Barack Obama
David J. Climenhaga | Even with more diplomatic leaders in Ottawa and Edmonton, the Harper approach has likely made it much more difficult for the social license strategy to succeed.
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"Friends of Science" billboard in Calgary
David J. Climenhaga | The "Friends of Science" is an interesting group, another part of the vast, intricate and well-funded network of loony-right fronts linked back to the "Calgary School."
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Desmond Tutu
David J. Climenhaga | It doesn't matter who you are, you're in for a ritual trashing if you dare to speak out in Alberta against Bitumen Sands development.
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Pride Flag
David J. Climenhaga | The jury is out on whether Alberta's politicians are sincere in their sudden conversion to the cause of LGBTQ rights.
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Ezra Levant
David J. Climenhaga | What does Canada's greatest friend of free speech have to say now that the most direct attack on free expression since the imposition of the War Measures Act? Nada!
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Brian Jean
David J. Climenhaga | Brian Jean is the second MP from a safe Alberta Tory riding to quit in the past three months, providing the Tories with a chance for a couple of sure-thing pre-election by-election wins.