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Posted: May 05, 2011

Ish TheilheimerPost election special
JACK'S ENERGY, OPTIMISM DROVE ORANGE WAVE by Ish Theilheimer
  And: prepare for "shock and awe" as Harper assumes full power.
 

Marc Zwelling
WHAT MONDAY'S ELECTION RESULTS DISGUISE
by Marc Zwelling
  Harperite votes increased by 623,000.
 
 

Geoffrey Stevens
ELECTION PRODUCES A FUNDAMENTAL REALIGNMENT
by Geoffrey Stevens
  Parliament will be a very different place.
 
 

Dwayne Winseck
POLITICS, THE PRESS, AND BAD NEWS FOR DEMOCRACY
by Dwayne Winseck
  92 percent of newspaper endorsements were for Conservatives.
 
 

MeanToons
JACK TRIPS THE LIGHT FANTASTIC
  We hear he is a whiz of a wiz, if ever a wiz there was.

We hear he is a whiz of a wiz, if ever a wiz there was...
Rant and Roar

Catch 22 CampaignLessons from the election
CATCH 22 WRAPS UP from the Catch 22 team
  Results did not reach the goal.

VOTING THE ODDS by Alice Funke
  The Conservatives love the "strategic voting" sites – here's why.

Adil Sayeed

A MAJORITY OF SEATS BUT NOT OF VOTES
by Adil Sayeed
  An Alternative Voting system would help build a better Canada.
 
 

MAINSTREAM MEDIA ENDORSED HARPER!

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World beat
HOW THE US FOUND, AND KILLED, OSAMA BIN LADEN by Heather Maher
  Painstaking intelligence-gathering led to President Obama's fateful decision.

Science matters
David Suzuki

OIL AND TRUST
by David Suzuki
  Fossil fuel industry gives us cause to be skeptical.
 
 

Bill TielemanCanadian Politics
FOUR YEARS OF CONSERVATIVE MAJORITY GOVERNMENT by Bill Tieleman
  Jack Layton won big, due to his appealing personality, backed with an excellent campaign.
 

Jody Dallaire

VOTE MOBS
by Jody Dallaire
  Youth are coming up with new takes on civic engagement.
 
 

Stephen Kimber
ELECTION 2011: A STRANGE SWEET TRIP THAT MAY NOT BE OVER
by Stephen Kimber
  Canadians took back their politics, and produced a result no one expected.
 

Ricardo Acuña

TAR SANDS AND THE ELECTION
by Ricardo Acuña
  Conservatives conjured up a threat to the tar sands.
 
 

John Gordon MillerMedia files

BIZARRE STORIES SURFACE AT SUN MEDIA by John Gordon Miller
  Flimsy smears slip through as Sun proclaims its professionalism.
 

The Taylor report

Phil TaylorON AIR WITH PHIL TAYLOR by Phil Taylor
  Phil interviews Yves Engler on cars, and Zafar Bangash on bin Laden's death.

Audio FilesAudio FilesAudio Files

Harry KelberWorkplaces

LABOUR AROUND THE WORLD by Harry Kelber
  Celebrating May Day, Workers' Memorial Day, and union actions globally.
 

PICK OF THE WEEK
FUN WITH FIGURES
People who like browsing databases should be pleased with the political statistics on SG's Pick of the Week. The main attraction, of course, is the way Alice Funke analyzes and interprets the numbers.
  www.punditsguide.ca
 

Katrina vanden HeuvelHot headlines

OSAMA BIN LADEN IS DEAD by Katrina vanden Heuvel
  It's time to end the War on Terror.
 
 

Gwynne Dyer
IF PRESIDENT BASHAR AL-ASSAD FAILS, EVERYTHING MAY CHANGE
by Gwynne Dyer
  Syria is the lynchpin of the alliance against Israel.
 
 

Asra Q Nomani
OSAMA BIN LADEN'S PAKISTAN MANSION
by Asra Q Nomani
  What's shocking is the USA pretends Pakistan is not a haven for terrorists.
 
 

Chantal Hébert
TRADING A DYSFUNCTIONAL PARLIAMENT FOR A POLARIZED ONE
by Chantal Hébert
  NDP in Opposition will go head to head with Conservatives.
 
 

Humour
MALL FLASH MOB from ParkourEntTM
  Fame can be a slam dunk.
 

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