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Posted: November 02, 2011

Alison@Creekside
TRANSCANADA: AN "AMERICAN COMPANY"
by Alison @Creekside
  Keystone XL project plays by different rules on each side of the border.
 

Graham Saunders
ACID RAIN AND THE OZONE HOLE
by Graham Saunders
  Solving the big environmental calamities requires measuring, monitoring.
 
 

Stephen Leahy
PUSHING BACK THE DESERT
by Stephen Leahy
  Six million hectares bloom in Africa's Sahel region, formerly barren as a concrete floor.
 
 

NEW CRIME BILL HAZARDOUS TO CHILDREN from the Canadian Coalition for the Rights of Children
  Bill C-10 reduces the age-appropriate nature of Canada's youth justice system.

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Ish TheilheimerEditorial

WELCOME TO EARTH, NUMBER 7 BILLION by Ish Theilheimer
  Sustainable prosperity and social justice are the only solutions to runaway population growth.
 

Science matters
David Suzuki
FISH FARMS HIT BY INFECTIOUS SALMON ANEMIA
by David Suzuki
  Virus is another sign of failure to protect wild salmon.
 
 

Geoffrey StevensInsight

CONSERVATIVES CONSOLIDATING POWER by Geoffrey Stevens
  Harper is building his dream (governing) party.
 

MeanToons
HEADLINES IN NEWFOUNDLAND
  What? I thought fishing was a federal responsibility.

What?  I thought fishing was a federal responsibility...
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Canadian Politics
FUEL FOR CHANGE by Marc Huot
  Europe ponders fuel rules that might force Canada to clean up the oilsands.

Bill Tieleman

DIRTY TRICKS AND EXTRA CASH
by Bill Tieleman
  Kash Heed staffer alleges improprieties.
 
 

THE NDP'S VICTORIOUS QUEBEC STREET FIGHTER by Ish Theilheimer
  Thomas Mulcair's beachhead seat was a step towards leadership bid.

Janice Harvey

SPURNING THE "DISEMBEDDED MARKET"
by Janice Harvey
  Occupy movement rejects commodification of everything.
 
 

Stephen Kimber

HALIFAX TENT CITY WILL BE BACK
by Stephen Kimber
  Occupy protesters speaking for more than just themselves.
 
 

Jody DallaireEquality time

THE BEAUTY PREMIUM by Jody Dallaire
  Cosmetic studies sell short women's job skills.
 
 

The Taylor report

Phil TaylorTORONTO AIRPORT EXPANSION, DEMONIZING SYRIA by Phil Taylor
  Featured guests on this show are Dan Glass and Stephen Gowans.

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Richard WagameseOne native life

EARL'S STORY by Richard Wagamese
  Home is where and when you find it.
 
 

Workplaces
CUPEREMEMBERING NANCY RICHE from the International Trade Union Congress, with video from CUPE
  Trade union activist's memory honoured at CUPE convention.

Samantha Bayard
MEXICAN UNION FILES NAFTA APPEAL IN CANADA
by Samantha Bayard
  SME complains about government shut down of electrical plant.
 
 

Consumers
ENOUGH CORNY TRICKS from the Center for Environmental Health, Center for Food Safety, CREDO Action, Food Democracy Now!, and Food & Water Watch
  Consumers speak out against Genetically Engineered sweet corn.

Media files
Libby Reinish

THE GREAT LOCAL NEWS HEIST
by Libby Reinish
  US broadcasters share news scripts, sometimes video footage.
 
 

PICK OF THE WEEK
WORSE, WORSER, WORSEST –
On his TV news and commentary show, Keith Olberman regularly announces his choice for the "Worst Person in the World". This segment is particularly entertaining, featuring Toronto Mayor Rob Ford as the "worse" and a mortgage foreclosure company as the "worsest".
  www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=1HD-yN8XmRU
 

Gwynne DyerHot headlines

ANALYSING GADHAFI by Gwynne Dyer
  How did a full time crusader end up as a dangerous but ridiculous monster?
 

Take action!
TELL G20: FIGHT HUNGER FIRST from Oxfam
  Leaders meet to talk about stabilizing food prices.

Feedback from our readers
RE: "A FRAMING MEMO FOR OCCUPY WALL STREET" by D Barrett
  George Lakoff broke this up into different sections.

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LAUGHING BABIES by BestTVVideo
  Take two minutes to brighten your day.
 

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