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Posted: May 11, 2011

Linda McQuaig
THE TROUBLE WITH THE TFSA
by Linda McQuaig
  Tax Free Savings Accounts are first step to abolishing tax on capital gains.
 
 

Lester R Brown

EATING IN THE DESERT
by Lester R Brown
  Water shortages threaten food future in the Arab Middle East.
 
 

Dennis Gruending
MY FRIEND ALLAN BLAKENEY
by Dennis Gruending
  Biographer recounts how interviews led to warm and lasting friendship.
 
 

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Ish TheilheimerEditorial
TIME FOR THE LEFT TO FIGHT WEALTH TRANSFERS by Ish Theilheimer
  Say "no" to US model of helping millionaires at the expense of working people.
 

Penney Kome

OBAMA RE-FRAMING THE WAR
by Penney Kome
  Bin Laden assassination changes the US national narrative.
 
 

David SuzukiScience matters

FRESH FROM THE TAP by David Suzuki
  Let's not take our abundance of clean water for granted.
 
 

Insight
Geoffrey Stevens
CANCEL THE F-35S
by Geoffrey Stevens
  And here's some other free advice on how to govern with a majority.
 
 

MeanToons
FINDING OUR FEET
  Options include weeding, seeding, and maybe a bobcat or two.

Options include weeding, seeding, and maybe a bobcat or two...
Rant and Roar

Michael Cowley-OwenLessons from the election

CANADA'S VOTING NOT "FAIR" by Michael Cowley-Owen
  Most democratic countries use proportional system.
 
 

Jim Harding
SASKATCHEWAN VOTED CONSERVATIVE
by Jim Harding
  And: assessing what Harper's majority means for Canada's sustainability.
 
 

Gillian StewardCanadian Politics

STELMACH'S COMMISSION SURPRISES by Gillian Steward
  Alberta gets a warning about relying on oil.
 
 

Bill Tieleman

BY-ELECTION FOR CHRISTY CLARK
by Bill Tieleman
  New BC Liberal leader offers more politics-as-usual.
 
 

Stephen Kimber
ONE MORE KICK AT THE VOTING SYSTEM
by Stephen Kimber
  Harper's majority was due to a measly 6200 votes in only 14 ridings.
 
 

Equality time
Jody Dallaire

SEX TALK IN THE OFFICE
by Jody Dallaire
  Even non-harassing sex talk can create a poisoned environment.
 
 

Jim WallisFaith speaks

CHRISTIANS MUST CALL FOR THIS WAR TO END by Jim Wallis
  Intelligence, not combat, found bin Laden.
 
 

Workplaces
FOREIGN COMPANIES BUYING INTO TARSANDS by Tony Clark
  Canada losing profits and control as refining moves to countries with low labour and environmental standards.

USA watch
Jim Hightower
CONFLICT OVER REGULATING NUCLEAR POWER PLANT
by Jim Hightower
  Vermont legislature denies extension for plant of the same vintage and make as Japan's crippled reactors.
 

Uri AvneryWorld beat

OBSOLETE BIN LADEN by Uri Avnery
  Only Americans believed in bin Laden's dream of a new Caliphate.
 

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Gwynne DyerHot headlines

AFTER BIN LADEN by Gwynne Dyer
  If they have any strength, al-Qaeda leaders will try to goad the USA with violence.
 

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THE VOTING MAJORITY IS WATCHING from Leadnow.ca
  Most voters cast their ballots for change, not for the Conservatives.

Feedback from our readers
REVIEWING THE NEWS OUTLETS by Jack Holliston
  We believe the CBC has a short life expectancy.

Humour
GREAT BASEBALL QUOTES from the Internet
  Ninety percent of the game is half mental: Yogi Berra.
 

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