Blog February 17
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Greg Dwulit | Free market advocates claim teachers are overpaid and enjoy too much vacation time. But many people don't know that Canada has one of the strongest education systems in the world.
Blog February 17
Premier Don Getty while in office. Image: Government of Alberta.
David J. Climenhaga | Thirty years ago today, thanks to premier Don Getty and his Progressive Conservative government, Albertans celebrated their first Family Day statutory holiday.
Blog February 16
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Pam Palmater | Scheer's ill-informed comments serve only to cause confusion and apprehension in the public, instead of offering thoughtful solutions that would bring everyone together.
Blog February 15
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Brent Patterson | The rail blockades in solidarity with Wet'suwet'en land defenders could be a learning moment for Extinction Rebellion and other social justice movements.
Columnists February 14
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Rick Salutin | Canada lost a sportswriter who also covered more "serious" areas, and wrote books -- Christie Blatchford -- the same week Roger Kahn died.
Blog February 14
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Brent Patterson | Mayan Q'eqchi'-xinka healer and feminist Lorena Cabnal on body-land territory, the struggle against patriarchy and extractivism, and the power of ancestral memory.
Columnists February 14
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Monia Mazigh | While Trudeau was busy promoting human rights and inclusive governance in Africa, militarized RCMP officers launched a raid against Indigenous land defenders in Wet'suwet'en territory.
Blog February 13
Kim Elliott | Is love in the air? Holidays or not, we are full of love and appreciation.
Podcast February 14
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Marc Belanger, C. Marie Ainsborough, Derek Blackadder | RadioLabour's Canada Report: The Alberta government wants to steal one percent in wages from its workers. And more.
Blog February 13
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David J. Climenhaga | Despite a short-lived war room Twitter tantrum followed by a response, the New York Times is standing by its story.
Columnists February 13
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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | During Bloomberg's tenure as New York mayor, five million predominantly black and brown youths were stopped under "stop and frisk." Now he wants communities of colour to accept his apology.
Blog February 13
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Ed Finn | Federal and most provincial governments continue to deny many thousands of citizens the basic preventive and protective health services that are standard practice in most other advanced nations.