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Posted: October 26, 2011

Linda McQuaig

OWS MAKES GREED OBSOLETE
by Linda McQuaig
  Occupiers call social norms into question.
 
 

George Lakoff
A FRAMING MEMO FOR OCCUPY WALL STREET
by George Lakoff
  Frame yourselves or others will frame you.
 
 

Hazel Corcoran

WORKER CO-OPS EXPAND
by Hazel Corcoran
  Canada, US federations join forces within international CICOPA.
 
 

Stephen Leahy
STARVING IN THE AFRICAN DRYLANDS
by Stephen Leahy
  Governments fail to invest resources in hungriest, poorest regions.
 
 

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Ish TheilheimerEditorial

THE WAR ON TEACHERS IS POLITICAL by Ish Theilheimer
  Right-wing voices lead today's chorus of teacher-bashers.
 
 

Science matters
David Suzuki

PRE- AND POST-CARBON ERAS
by David Suzuki
  Fossils offer a 56-million-year-old lesson in climate change.
 
 

Geoffrey StevensInsight

LOW TURNOUTS TARNISH ELECTIONS by Geoffrey Stevens
  Time to make voting as easy as getting out of bed.
 
 

In other words
MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE, UNITE! by Kahlil Bendib
  Welcome to the Wall Street counter-demonstration.

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Canadian Politics
BRIAN TOPP SAYS HE KNOWS HOW TO BEAT HARPER by Ish Theilheimer
  Longtime NDP backroom organizer emerges as top contender for leadership.

Joyce Arthur
A MEDICALLY NECESSARY PROCEDURE
by Joyce Arthur
  Loose talk about de-funding abortion inspires some talking points in response.
 
 

Bill Tieleman

DISSENT IN THE RANKS OVER CHRISTY CLARK
by Bill Tieleman
  BC Liberals take shots at their own government.
 
 

Janice Harvey
WHAT THE OCCUPY MOVEMENT MEANS
by Janice Harvey
  Maybe Canadian banks didn't fail, but inequality here has increased.
 
 

Stephen Kimber
ABOUT THAT GIANT SHIPBUILDING CONTRACT
by Stephen Kimber
  Announcement brings good news, better prospects, but best process not the standard.
 

Gillian Steward

NDP STRUGGLING IN SASKATCHEWAN
by Gillian Steward
  Party likely to get thumped in November 7 election.
 
 

Jody DallaireEquality time

THE OCCUPY MOVEMENT by Jody Dallaire
  Democracy looms if Occupy can shift power from wealthy to the masses.
 

The Taylor report

Phil Taylor"TEAM AMERICA" IS BECOMING REALITY by Phil Taylor
  Cuban medicine; Libya struggles towards democracy.

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Richard WagameseOne native life

MY DREAM WOMAN by Richard Wagamese
  She would be the one who'd finally "get" me.
 
 

Workplaces
Canadian Union of Postal Workers
COURT UPHOLDS CUPW CHALLENGE
from the Canadian Union of Postal Workers
  Union challenges Minister Raitt's hand-picked arbitrator.
 
 

USA watch
MONTANA SEEKS TO EMULATE SASKATCHEWAN HEALTH CARE by Rebecca Leisher
  Governor Brian Schweitzer likes Sask's program: "People live longer and it costs less, too."

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Gwynne DyerHot headlines

UKRAINE'S POLITICAL TRIAL by Gwynne Dyer
  Persecution of former prime minister brings condemnation.
 
 

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  Costly stealth fighter jets lack satellite capacity for far North.

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  Join Occupy global movement to support tiny tax on financial transactions.
 

Humour
SPORTS BLOOPERS by TheCodeKing2k11
  Timing is everything.
 

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