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Posted: February 22, 2012

Mel Watkins

DRUMMOND RECANTED ON HIS OWN ADVICE LAST JUNE AT ECONOMICS MEETING
by Mel Watkins
  Despite self-confessed ignorance, bank economist is calling the shots on cruel and counterproductive cuts in Ontario.
 
 

Hill report
Ish Theilheimer, with video by Samantha Bayard

OPPOSITION STRUGGLES AGAINST DEATH GRIP
by Ish Theilheimer, with video by Samantha Bayard
  "VikiLeaks" tempest underscores Conservative drive for control.
 
 

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Science matters
David Suzuki

THEY SAY RADICAL; WE SAY RATIONAL
by David Suzuki
  All we're saying is let's step back and think of a sensible way to go about this.
 
 

Geoffrey StevensInsight

A WISH FOR A GRACIOUS HARPER by Geoffrey Stevens
  Paul Martin declined to engage in a slagging match.
 
 

Noise to Signal
VERY SUSPICIOUS by Rob Cottingham
  Don't we all?

Don't we all?.
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David McLarenCanadian politics

FIX, DON'T SCRAP, RIGHTS PANELS by David McLaren
  With police reporting hate crimes on the increase in Canada, this it's a dangerous time to give into demands of ideologues.
 

Bill Tieleman
THE CASE AGAINST AN NDP, LIBERAL, GREEN COALITION
by Bill Tieleman
  Teaming up to defeat Harper's Conservatives is undemocratic and won't work.
 
 

Inside Queen's Park
DRUMMOND LEGACY COULD BE "LET'S YOU AND HIM FIGHT"
by Inside Queen's Park
  IQP offers a primer on the report that could change Ontario.
 
 

SGN
NDP MEMBERSHIP UP 50 PERCENT
by SGN staff
  Quebec increases membership seven fold, but Ontario gains even more members.
 
 

The Taylor Report

Phil TaylorEARLY BLACK CANADIAN FREEDOM FIGHTERS HAVE NO MONUMENT by Phil Taylor
  And NDP contenders give Syria debate short shrift.

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Richard WagameseOne native life

RUNAWAY DREAMS by Richard Wagamese
  You always arrive empty-handed.
 
 

Workplaces
Samantha Bayard
ASBESTOS WIDOW TO TORIES: STOP SUPPORTING KILLER INDUSTRY
by Samantha Bayard
  Quebec poised to put up $58 million to keep Quebec asbestos mines open.
 
 

Dean BakerHot headlines

IDEOLOGUES PUNISH GREEKS WITH BAD MEDICINE by Dean Baker
  The European economic establishment is pushing policies with little theoretical or empirical support.
 
 

POSTMEDIA, VIKILEAKS30, AND THE "LIBERAL" MEDIA from the Sixth Estate
  Postmedia launches witchhunt over anti-Toews Twitter account.
 
 

Humour

RULES FOR CANADIAN COMMUNICATIONS from Sharon Oddie Brown
  Toe the line in the age of Toews.
 
 

NDP 2012 leadership

NDP Leadership Debate - 04 December 2011NEWS AND CANDIDATE PROFILES by SGNews staff
  Straight Goods News offers insights on the NDP federal leadership campaign and interviews with candidates, with YouTube video, transcripts and text.


 

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