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Sep 10, 2008

Brad "Wall-Mart" and Saskatchewan's right turn

Bernadette Wagner
When Brad Wall and the Saskatchewan Party swept to power in the November 2007 Saskatchewan election most lefties knew it would mean a sharp shift to the right.
Sep 9, 2008

Water fountains dying out on Canadian campuses

Tor Sandberg
A recent study showed that over a third of respondents had noticed water fountains slowly disappearing from their campuses, while 43 per cent cited delays in repairing them.
Sep 8, 2008

Tar sands lobbyists focus on Democrats

Chris Arsenault
As the U.S. election campaign kicks into overdrive, Canadian politicians and oil executives are stepping up lobbying efforts to make sure whoever controls the White House keeps purchasing notoriously
Sep 7, 2008

Vote for quagmire? Making the war an issue

Derrick O'Keefe
Mounting public dissatisfaction with the war, rising casualty totals and an almost absolute lack of even token examples of "progress" achieved on-the-ground âe" it would seem to be the perfect s
Sep 4, 2008

Death in the City

Krystalline Kraus
The dead cannot speak, they cannot rage, fight injustice. This task is left for the living. And activists in Toronto have picked up that torch.
Sep 2, 2008

Cultural exhibit a call to conscience on Sri Lanka

Amy Packwood
Late last month, I went to âeoeCall of the Conscience,âe a one-night awareness-raising exhibit organized by the International Forum for Peace and Justice in Sri Lanka (IFPJSL). About 300 p
Sep 2, 2008

Amy Goodman arrested at RNC in St. Paul

Democracy Now!
<em>Democracy Now!</em> host Amy Goodman was unlawfully arrested in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota at approximately 5 p.m. local time. Police violently manhandled Goodman, yanking her arm, as they arre
Sep 1, 2008

Target Iran: How Ottawa supports war threats

Yves Engler
Canada&#226;e(TM)s aggression against Iran isn&#226;e(TM)t widely known. For example, did you know that over the past year or so Canadian naval vessels have been regularly patrolling Iran&#226;e(TM)s
Aug 28, 2008

How will Harper compete with the Obama show?

Pam Kapoor
Canadians are as ready for a referendum on their ruling party as Americans are. The general mood &#226;e" at least the electoral one &#226;e" can best be described as sour.


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