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Posted: January 18, 2012

Linda McQuaig

THE BRUTALITY OF UNFETTERED CAPITALISM
by Linda McQuaig
  Ottawa favours foreign companies over local workers.
 
 

Jim Harding

HARPERITES THE REAL RADICALS
by Jim Harding
  Attacks on Northern Gateway opponents discredit regulatory process.
 
 

Janet Redman
A RECIPE FOR CLIMATE ACTION
by Janet Redman
  Just a pinch of fear can go a long way.
 
 

Alan Cassels

GENE GUILT BY ASSOCIATION
by Alan Cassels
  Personalized genetic tests promise more than they can deliver.
 

 

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Ish TheilheimerEditorial
DANGEROUS RADICALS RESHAPING CANADA by Ish Theilheimer
  Pipeline offensive, health care cuts, gay marriage ruling are worrisome milestones on the road to a different place.
 

Science matters
David Suzuki

PUSHING THE PIPELINE
by David Suzuki
  Northern Gateway is about profits versus environment.
 
 

Geoffrey StevensInsight

LIBERAL PARTY RESISTS CHANGE by Geoffrey Stevens
  Convention ignored key issues of leadership and uniting the left.
 
 

In other words
A FRACKING MIRACLE by Kahlil Bendib
  Crack the rock, and the petroleum gushes everywhere.

Crack the rock, and the petroleum gushes everywhere.

Gillian StewardCanadian politics

OILSANDS SATIRE PEERS INTO THE FUTURE by Gillian Steward
  5000 Dead Ducks takes place in "Alberia".
 

Samantha Bayard
VOICES FROM THE LIBERALS CONVENTION
by Samantha Bayard
  Everyday members as well as MPs and delegates weigh in.
 
 

Bill Tieleman
ENBRIDGE CHEERLEADERS FULL OF HYPOCRISY
by Bill Tieleman
  "Ethical oil" catchphrase a red herring.
 
 

Stephen Kimber
HALIFAX CITY COUNCIL STUMBLES... AGAIN, ALWAYS
by Stephen Kimber
  Clumsy handling of school site alienates public, probably developers too.
 
 

Janice Harvey
NB FINANCE MINISTER WEIGHS WRONG OPTIONS
by Janice Harvey
  Fiscal reforms need to be grounded in fairness.
 
 

Jody DallaireEquality time

HEADLESS TORSOS AND SEXY GRANDMOTHERS by Jody Dallaire
  Sex in advertising takes new turns.
 
 

The Taylor Report

Phil TaylorHAWAII'S HIDDEN LABOUR HISTORY by Phil Taylor
  Featured guests are Gerald Horn and Robin Philpot.

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Richard WagameseOne native life

WHAT MOVES YOUR SPIRIT by Richard Wagamese
  Chores can be as gratifying as creative work, with the right attitude.
 
 

Workplaces
PIPSC
HARPERITES LET GO ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTISTS
from the Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada
  Cuts to public service target engineers, biologists, compliance officers.
 

USW
AIRPORT DELAYS AND SAFETY RISKS
from the United Steelworkers
  Planned cuts to airport screening counterproductive: Steelworkers.
 
 

Andrew KorfhageUSA watch

OHIO EARTHQUAKE LINKED TO FRACKING by Andrew Korfhage
  Shooting toxic wastewater back into earth backfires.
 

 

PICK OF THE WEEK
FADE TO BLACK
Wildlife painter Robert Bateman defaces one of his own paintings to illustrate the shocking effect of an oil spill, if the Northern Gateway pipeline wins approval.
  http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player...

Emma PullmanHot headlines

ASTROTURF PILED DEEPER by Emma Pullman
  Ethicaloil.ca begets OurDecision.ca to argue for tar sands oil.
 
 

Gwynne Dyer

WAR MAKES DOLLARS BUT NO SENSE
by Gwynne Dyer
  Despite changing world, defence departments practice archaic strategies.
 
 

Warren Kinsella

BOB RAE WANTS TO STAY AT TOP
by Warren Kinsella
  Interim Liberal leader promised he wouldn't run for leadership.
 
 

Sierra ClubTake action!

PROTECT CASTLE SPECIAL PLACE from Sierra Club Canada
  Albertans protest logging licence in year-round recreation area.
 

Humour
BISPECIES COMEDY ROUTINE from Animal Planet with YouTube video
  Clever parrot has a quip for everything.

NDP 2012 leadership

NDP Leadership Debate - 04 December 2011NEWS AND CANDIDATE PROFILES by SGNews staff
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