Posted: April 11, 2012
JET COSTS AN INSIDE JOKE by Linda McQuaig
Harperites fib about F-35 costs while imposing "austerity" budget.
OIL SANDS AND ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW by Simon Dyer
Faulty premise underlies Budget 2012 "streamlining" promise.
SARAJEVO TWENTY YEARS LATER by Daisy Sindelar
For journalists, the deadly siege was the story of their lives.
PEACE ACTIVIST SANK WITH THE TITANIC by David Swanson
William Thomas Stead planned to attend peace conference.
F-35S WHIP UP STORMY WEATHER.
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A-G'S REPORT A DISMAL MILESTONE by Ish Theilheimer
Stealthy agenda unveiled: billions for stealth fighters, while seniors starve.
BYCATCH BOUNDARIES by David Suzuki
Trawl fishery measures show the value of cooperation.
ENOUGH TO BRING DOWN A GOVERNMENT by Geoffrey Stevens
Lies, deceit and incompetence mark F-35 scandal.
In other words
OFF OUR BACKS by Kahlil Bendib
Profit motive tops everything.
BC LIBERALS FLOUNDERING by Bill Tieleman
Christy Clark at helm of sinking Liberal ship.
NOT AN EXCHANGE STUDENT by Mehdi Rizvi
Immigrant students challenge Ontario post-secondary system.
IGNORING NS'S DEBT by Stephen Kimber
Cutting the deficit doesn't necessarily fix the debt.
THE POLITICS OF WEARING PINK by Jody Dallaire
Anti-bullying campaigns miss the gender dimension.
One native life
THE HONOUR by Richard Wagamese
Receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award was an uplifting experience.
WAIT TIMES, INJURIES, EXHAUSTION, ACUTE STRESS by NUPGE
Poll identifies major concerns for paramedics.
NEW VERTICALLY-INTEGRATED GLOBAL UNION by Harry Kelber
And, news from Israel, Palestine, Italy, Poland and Swaziland.
CHOOSE UNSPRAYED APPLES, MOM from the Environment Working Group
Common pesticides linked to lower birth weight, shortened pregnancy.
YOUNG PEOPLE DRIVING LESS from US PIRG
New report finds new generation's vehicle miles down almost a quarter.
PLAGIARIZE THIS ! by John Gordon Miller
Suburban Calgary weekly publisher picks up columns everywhere.
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|SAVE THE BEES
More and more, pesticides are being blamed for the catastrophe known as Colony Collapse Disorder, which has devastated honey bee populations across North America. This call to ban neonictinoids is aimed at the US government but could be duplicated in Canada.
DISPOSABLE PROFESSORS by s e smith
Higher education under siege as schools cut labour costs.
BURMA AT THE CROSSROADS by Gwynne Dyer
Election results may bring democracy — or repression.
TELL ONTARIO: NO NUKES! from the Ontario Clean Air Alliance
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Feedback from our readers
RE: CROSS-PARTY CO-OPERATION from Freda Davies
Clyde Sanger has a point.
ASIANS ARE CHEAP DATES by Amy Anderson with YouTube video
And other insights from Amy Anderson.