There are lies, damn lies, and Stephen Harper

December 16, 2014

Sky is her name. She walks around the streets of Calgary wearing a jacket emblazoned with the message “Heave Steve”.

As her brother wrote to me, he is amazed at the effect on others of his sister’s sartorial statement: total silence.

But what does this silence betoken — disgust or quiet approbation? The base and Mr. Harper may be in for a big surprise.

Erica’s Reason to #LeaveSteve2015

December 12, 2014

What Could Possibly Go Wrong: Carolyn Parrish

December 12, 2014

Chretien and Harper

December 12, 2014

Canada’s Income Gap

December 5, 2014

The Rising North

December 3, 2014

Quebec & Canada

November 30, 2014

Donation of Prize Money by Canadian Activist Spurs Flood of Dollars to Tar Sands Fight

November 30, 2014

Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois, recipient of a prestigious Canadian literary prize, announced this week he is donating the $25,000 award to a grassroots coalition against TransCanada Corporation’s “Energy East” pipeline.

His challenge to people across Canada and the world to double his contribution to the group Coule Pas Chez Nous (Don’t Let it Flow in Our Backyard) has resulted in a flood of donations totaling at least $326,000 (in Canadian currency), with more money continuing to pour in.

Murder & Mining – Guatemalan Community Files Charges Against Canadian Mining Company

November 27, 2014

Joseph Heath: Enough with All the Feelings

November 26, 2014


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