Posted: March 14, 2012
SCALE OF ROBOCALL SCANDAL by Linda McQuaig
Widespread voter suppression big league for Canada.
FUKUSHIMA, ONE YEAR LATER by Karl Grossman
Cover up of radioactivity just a continuation of nuclear Big Lie.
SINKING THE SMALL FISHERFOLK by Samantha Bayard
DFO White Paper would permit huge processing ships for inshore Atlantic fisheries.
GAIA CALLS FOR MORATORIUM by Stephen Leahy
Extraction industries expanding methods, exploration.
March is shaping up as a very interesting month.
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EVALUATING THE DISTINCTIONS by Ish Theilheimer
NDP leadership candidates differ by shades of gray.
TIME TO ACCEPT THE EVIDENCE by David Suzuki
Climate change denial isn't about science, or even skepticism.
STAMPING OUT A PERNICIOUS PRACTICE by Geoffrey Stevens
Robocalling is largely unregulated in Canada.
Noise to Signal
GOOGLE CALLING by Rob Cottingham
Leave the searching to the pros.
HARPERITES MARCH AHEAD WITH NO BREAK IN SIGHT by Samantha Bayard with YouTube Video
Robogate progresses, Air Canada strike squelched, drug shortage crisis and more.
MEET THE DIRECTOR OF SAVING FACE by Mehdi Rizvi
Canadian-Pakistani woman wins Oscar for documentary.
IRON SNOWBIRD CLARK FLYING OFF THE RADAR by Bill Tieleman
BC Premier seems to be courting the right wing.
REPLACING POPPIES by Gillian Steward
Western researchers lead the way in plant biochemistry.
BUDGET MAKING 101 by Stephen Kimber
You are the finance minister at Backtobalance.ca.
NB'S ABOLISHED COUNCIL by Jody Dallaire
One year later, Women's Advisory Council still sorely missed.
CITIES WANT LOCAL SOURCES from CUPE
Municipal opposition grows to Canada-EU trade pact.
HATE AND EXTREMISM 2011 from the Southern Poverty Law Center
As US election season heats up, extremist groups reach record numbers.
BREAKING ROBOGATE by John Gordon Miller
A "source guy" and a "info geek" worked together to uncover the story.
COPYRIGHT, PLAGIARISM AND JOURNALISM by John Degen
Bar Association's statement used Michael Geist's sentences, without attribution.
|PICK OF THE WEEK
For March and April, SeaWorld San Diego offers a 24-hour webcam showing its nearly 300 penguins, representing all five Antarctic species: emperors, kings, Adélies, gentoos and macaronis. They're comic, active, and surprisingly noisy. They also steal stones to build their nests, and Seaworld offers a video game based on their activities.
HOW PLANNED PARENTHOOD FOUGHT BACK by Elizabeth Mitchell
President Cecile Richards' brilliant strategy countered a setback.
CHAVEZ'S LAST CAMPAIGN by Gwynne Dyer
Venezuala strongman is sick, but not out.
DANGEROUS IGNORANCE by Adam Branch
Viral Kony 2012 video rouses misguided hysteria.
CALL FOR ROBOGATE INQUIRY from Leadnow.ca
Send online letter to party leaders, calling for public inquiry.
GOT THE MAJORITY BLUES from the Canadian Beaver Band with YouTube video
The Canadian Beaver Band bemoans the state of the nation.
NDP 2012 leadership
NEWS 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.