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James Laxer | Liberal leader Michael Ignatieff would like Canadians to see him as the next Pierre Trudeau, a man of wisdom and learning who has returned to his native land after decades abroad.
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Linda McQuaig | A decision by Ignatieff to challenge the Conservative drift toward militarism would do the country -- and the world -- a service, while also making him seem less of an empty vessel.
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Rick Salutin | Right now, there's far more reason to panic about the economy than over a new flu. This recession emerged from a recent strain that's mutating, contagious and has no known cure.
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Duncan Cameron | Coming out of Vancouver, with the choice for leader ratified by delegates, the Liberals will be looking for the right time to bring down the Conservative government, and force an election.
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Murray Dobbin | In B.C. alone 300 people will die from workplace exposure to asbestos this year. But no political party with significant Quebec representation in Parliament has the guts to call for a ban.
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Duncan Cameron | Canada faces its most severe economic crisis since the 1930s, and the Liberal Party -- the official opposition -- says nothing about what needs to be done to improve the economy.
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Allendria Brunjes | In less than a month, Michael Ignatieff’s new book, True Patriot Love, will be out on the shelves. Meanwhile, mystery swirls around the progress of Stephen Harper’s tome on the history of hockey.
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Duncan Cameron | The Harper team is getting ready for a dash to election. It has totally revamped the Conservative party in Quebec, where it now claims 22,000 members, up from only about 1,000 in 2006.
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Alice Klein | The tar and Canada's line in the sands have exploded this week in an uncanny combination of hugely high-profile political and economic events on both sides of the border.
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Rick Salutin | Israel is now a state among nations and must be held to account, not absolved for fear of igniting a new Holocaust.
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Alice Klein | Tories live on, for now, but budget goodie bag won't sweeten consumer confidence.
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James Laxer | Yesterday, after reviewing the Conservative budget, Michael Ignatieff posed a very perceptive question: "My concerns about the budget are have they underestimated the seriousness of the crisis?"