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Posted: May 18, 2011

Armine Yalnizyan
ABOUT THE ECONOMIC GROWTH HARPER PROMISED
by Armine Yalnizyan
  Five aspects of policy will affect the day-to-day lives of Canadians.
 

David Hutton
INTEGRITY COMMISSIONER FLAWS
by David Hutton
  Outside review confirms AG criticism of Christiane Ouimet's performance.
 
 

Winona LaDuke
KEEPERS OF THE SEEDS
by Winona LaDuke
  Native farmers and gardeners are working to preserve their agricultural heritage.
 
 

FACEBOOK MOVEMENT IN KABUL by Mustafa Sarwar
  Is "Arab Spring" coming to Afghanistan?

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Ish TheilheimerEditorial

UNIONS NEEDED AS MUCH NOW AS EVER by Ish Theilheimer
  Exclusive SGN profiles tell stories of people who work to improve life for everyone.
 

Science matters
David Suzuki

YOUTH LEAD THE WAY, ENVIRONMENTALLY
by David Suzuki
  But we shouldn't expect the kids to clean up our mess.
 
 

Geoffrey StevensInsight

LOOKING INTO THE BLACK HOLE OF HISTORY by Geoffrey Stevens
  Liberal Party risks disappearing from federal scene.
 

MeanToons
WHEN THE AUDITOR-GENERAL IS AWAY...
  Herding hogs is even harder than herding cats.

Herding hogs is even harder than herding cats...
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Ricardo AcuñaCanadian Politics

BEYOND POLICY by Ricardo Acuña
  A Harper majority may inspire activism.
 
 

Stephen Kimber

THE HALIFAX CONUNDRUM
by Stephen Kimber
  Poll finds 91 percent of residents love living in Halifax. But why?
 
 

Bill Tieleman

BILL TIELEMAN'S COLUMN WILL RETURN NEXT WEEK by Bill Tieleman
 
 

Equality time
Jody Dallaire

LOST: A VALUABLE ADVISORY COUNCIL
by Jody Dallaire
  Women's equality is not a done deal.
 
 

Richard WagameseOne native life

WHAT REMAINS THE SAME by Richard Wagamese
  Cold creeks and silvery minnows connect across a lifespan.
 

Workplaces
GOODBYE TO GOOD JOBS by Terry Inigo-Jones
  Federal and provincial oilsands policies lax on protecting local jobs.

USW Canada
VOISEY'S BAY REPORT
from USW Canada
  Inquiry findings offer victory for workers, vindication for union.
 
 

John Gordon MillerMedia files

SUN NEWS RUNS SUSPECT SURVEY by John Gordon Miller
  Survey results on abortion reflect methodology, not public opinion.
 

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Hot headlines
THE TALIBAN IS NOT AL-QAEDA by Robert Dreyfuss
  Afghanistan exit strategy may depend on being able to tell them apart.

Gwynne Dyer
WARDING OFF THE PALESTINIAN REVOLUTION
by Gwynne Dyer
  Citizens want to see the end of Fatah and Hamas.
 
 

FUKUSHIMA: SHUTDOWN PLANNED BY JANUARY by Mitsuru Obe and Yuka Hayashi
  TEPCO acknowledges at least one plant had actual meltdown.

Paul Kingsworth
THE QUANT AND THE POETS
by Paul Kingsnorth
  Blogger notes post-Fukushima nuke debate has fractured Greens.
 
 

Scott HarrisTake action!

ALBERTA INCHES TOWARDS WATER MARKET by Scott Harris
  Alberta government shuns public, meets secretly with Nestle, on water policy.
 

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