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Posted: April 4, 2012

John Baglow

RADICAL BUDGET COULD HURT MOST CANADIANS
by John Baglow
  Crassly ideological document feeds just about every Conservative prejudice.
 
 

Rene Ross

BEATEN AND EXCLUDED
by Rene Ross
  Welcome to another night in the life of a sex worker.
 
 

Dennis Gruending
FIRST POTASH, NOW WHEAT
by Dennis Gruending
  Viterra kills Saskatchewan Wheat Pool legacy.
 
 

Samantha Bayard and Ish Theilheimer

CANADIANS MISLED BY BILLIONS ON COST OF F35S
by Ish Theilheimer and Samantha Bayard with YouTube video
  Auditor-General stops short of finger-pointing, but smoking gun points at government.
 

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Ish TheilheimerEditorial
EUGENE FORSEY, WE NEED YOU by Ish Theilheimer
  New biography illustrates long-term nature of "current" struggles.
 

Science matters
David Suzuki

SCIENCE SAYS
by David Suzuki
  Religious right's rejection of science is baffling.
 
 

Geoffrey StevensInsight

BUDGETS VS PROMISES by Geoffrey Stevens
  Harper, McGuinty, working overtime to manage political expectations.
 
 

LIVE LONG AND PROSPER
  Well, two out of three ain't bad.

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Clyde SangerCanadian politics

TOWARD LEFTISH PARTIES' CO-OPERATION by Clyde Sanger
  Never say "never", Mr Mulcair.
 

Gillian Steward
CASINOS MULTIPLY
by Gillian Steward
  Alberta relies on gambling to fund charities.
 
 

Bill Tieleman
VOTE! OR BE FINED
by Bill Tieleman
  Compulsory voting has many benefits.
 
 

Stephen Kimber
NOVA SCOTIA'S DEFICIT DRAGON
by Stephen Kimber
  Investing might bring a better return than austerity measures.
 
 

Ricardo Acuña
REDFORD'S MISCALCULATED PLAY
by Ricardo Acuña
  Delayed election call cost the Alberta PCs some momentum.
 
 

Equality time
Jody Dallaire

SHAME IN SECRECY
by Jody Dallaire
  Abusers expect victims will not be believed.
 
 

The Taylor Report

Phil TaylorEINSTEIN ON ISRAEL by Phil Taylor
  And: marching to Jerusalem; Kofi Annan's role in Syria.

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United Steel WorkersWorkplaces

MARCHING FOR SMELTER WORKERS from United Steel Workers
  Alma Quebec hosts massive demonstration in support of Rio Tinto's locked-out workers.
 
 

SGN
SGN HOSTS URGENT CONFERENCE ON REVIVING LABOUR'S IMAGE
by SGN staff
  Unions need new ways to deflect constant attacks and win back public support.
 
 

Gary DorrienUSA watch

OBAMA MUCH MORE THAN A LESSER EVIL by Gary Dorrien
  Progressives see President's flaws but overlook his achievements.
 
 

Gaia beat
Worldwatch Institute

2011 SEES RECORD TOLL FOR NATURAL DISASTERS
from Worldwatch Institute
  Fewer deaths but peak costs from catastrophic events last year.
 

Canadian Association of JournalistsMedia files

MORE MEDIA JOBS LOST from the Canadian Association of Journalists
  Changes at Rogers and CBC will hurt Canadians.
 

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Hot headlines
Gwynne Dyer

STEP AWAY FROM THE NUKES
by Gwynne Dyer
  "Global zero" goal about keeping fissile material away from terrorists.
 
 

Michael Joseph Gross

THE WAR OVER THE INTERNET
by Michael Joseph Gross
  193 nations will meet at year-end to renegotiate UN treaty.
 
 

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NO ARMS FOR ATROCITIES
from Amnesty International
  Sign the global appeal for a bulletproof Arms Trade Treaty.
 
 

Annabel CarberryHumour

TWIRLING DIVA by Annabel Carberry with YouTube video
  All she wants is a glass of red.
 
 

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