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What We Forgot on Remembrance Day (in Opinion): Where is the democracy our brave soldiers fought and died for?  Related StoriesMinister at Sea: Peter MacKay's Latest Folly (in Opinion)
A Tyee Kinder Morgan Reader (in News): With strife on Burnaby Mountain rising, a sampler of a decade's reporting on the US pipeline giant.  Related Stories LaPointe Loses Bid for Mayor, But NPA Makes Inroads (in News) Patti Bacchus, Always Up For a Fight (in News) Fed Up with 'Captured' Regulator, Exec Quits Kinder Morgan Review (...
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It is your human right to have a fruity vagina: We all know vaginas are gross things that are bad and wrong and also smell and and taste and look gross, but did you also know that vaginas aren’t fruity enough? FACT. Thank godfully two bros are here to educate us on the facts and rights of our human vaginas. Austen Heinz and Gilad Gome...
Residents fight plans for new base in Okinawa, Japan: rey-2014-11-21a.mp3 The island of Okinawa has been a military outpost for the United States since the end of World War II. Now there are plans to build new bases. Okinawan residents are ...
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Harper government caught flat footed on US and China’s new climate initiative: Sometimes the instincts of even the most seasoned politician can be wrong.  When Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall announced last week that Obama would be shooting himself in the foot if he vetoed the TransCanada Keystone XL pipeline that would carry tar sands oil from Alberta to the Gulf of Mexi...
Ontario has a spending problem, not a revenue problem: The recent Ontario government’s Fall Economic Statement paints a picture of a government scraping to make ends meet and a crumbling fiscal house. The picture is not pretty.  Revenues are down by over $500 million this year. However, this government has never had a revenue problem – think back ...
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It would be funny if it weren’t so sad: Sun columnist Ezra Levant (now part of the Postmedia empire) took a swipe at Preston Manning over the weekend for the elder statesman’s change of heart on the value of a carbon tax, which he penned in an op-ed in the Globe and Mail last week. Levant, an unabashed booster of big oil, maintains “[t...
Morning Brief — November 24, 2014: Today’s Morning Brief is brought to you by DCNS, a world leader in naval defence. DCNS designs, builds and supports submarines and surface combatants. Its success is built on meeting customer’s needs by deploying exceptional know-how and unique industrial resources. ____________________ Take a m...
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MPs to quiz CSIS chief on government's latest bid to boost spy agency's powers: MPs will get their first opportunity to quiz Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney on the fine print of his bid to boost the powers of Canada's foreign intelligence agency to monitor and track suspected terrorists overseas when he appears before the House public safety committee this ...
Power & Politics' Ballot Box question: Learn more about our new interactive features for Power & Politics and how you can take part in the political conversation -- live and on-screen -- here. Ballot Box refreshes daily -- the question you see above is the current question. Internet Explorer 8 users please note: browse...
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Bail hearing in Nova Scotia wrongful conviction case could lead to release: HALIFAX - A man whose murder conviction may have been the result of a wrongful conviction is expected in court today for a bail hearing that could lead to his release from prison.A lawyer for Glen Eugene Assoun says the hearing will consider whether his client can be released while awaiting a fin...
Second trial scheduled to start Monday in prominent child pornography case: HALIFAX - A second young man accused in a prominent child pornography case in Halifax is scheduled to stand trial today.The man, who cannot be identified because he was a minor at the time of the offence in the fall of 2011, is charged with distributing child pornography.A 20-year-old man also ch...
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The Coming Storm: During the past 14 months, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has released four major reports describing various aspects of climate change and a range of possible responses to it. (Together, these reports are called the Fifth Assessment Report, or AR5.)  The final installment in the se...
The Horn of Africa Interconnected in Turmoil: In mid-December 2013, conflict broke out in Juba, South Sudan’s capital, between South Sudanese President Salva Kiir Mayardit’s mostly Dinka supporters and former Vice President Riek Machar’s mostly Nuer followers. Machar had served as South Sudan’s vice president until Kiir removed him from offi...
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"Indonesia Tests Female Police Recruits' Virginity"-- abc News: The article is about an aspect of law enforcement in the well populated country of Indonesia. According to Human Rights Watch, virginity tests were a long standing practice in Indonesia. The almost unbelievable news report was based on interviews with female police officers and police applican...
The Saga Of The "Ebola Nurse": Governments do not set their countries approach to health issues on good intention alone or to cater to the sentiments of the "Erin Brockovich" wannabes. Canada is no exception. Therefore, Canada's policy is timely and appropriate for banning travel from Ebola infected countries. The issue conc...
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Let them eat $50 cake: Illustration by Caitlin Taguibao On the front lines of the North’s rising food crisisA young, Arctic Bay protestor, about as tall as a baby tree, appears snug in pink mittens and a fur-trimmed coat. Their hands clasp onto a rectangular-shaped cardboard sign: “I need milk.” For Nunavut residents,...
Peanut butter and chutney: Illustration by Caitlin Taguibao A personal journey through food and assimilationMy eighth grade classroom was in a portable with a faulty air conditioner. At lunch, the little tin can of a classroom would fill with the pungent smells of masala—a distinct whiff of bay leaf, turmeric-infused curr...
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Winnipeg police investigating the murder of W‭nnipeg woman Beatrice Ann Crane : On November 21, 2014 at approximately 3:00 a.m., officers and other emergency personnel responded to a suite located in the 500 block of Victor Street regarding an injured female. {ads1}Beatrice Ann Crane, 44 years-old of Winnipeg was located with serious injuries consistent with being stabbed a...
Winnipeg man Ronald Walter Peterson faces ten counts in connection to a sexual assault investigation : As a result of a lengthy investigation by members of the Winnipeg Police Service Child Abuse Unit, Ronald Walter Peterson, 68 years-old of Winnipeg has been charged with the following offences due to his alleged involvement: {ads1}- Sexual Assault x 5 - Sexual Interference x 5 The investigation ...
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CBC: Privacy Commissioner Therrien wants more oversight: Canada's Privacy Commissioner is raising the alarm over a lack of oversight on police powers that the government's Bill C-13 would create  Article by Laura Payton for CBC News Privacy Commissioner Daniel Therrien warned senators today that...
Your Daily Digital Digest for Friday, November 21, 2014: Your news links for today: Here's Proof That Thousands of Wiretaps Are Secretly Conducted by Canadian Cops - VICE Motherboard The Spencer Effect: No More Warrantless Access to Subscriber Info With Five Minutes of Police Work - Michael G...
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By-Election Shocker! Conservatives retain Whitby-Oshawa: [Welcome, National Newswatch readers!] By the time all the ballots were counted Monday night, former Whitby mayor Pat Perkins held Whitby-Oshawa for the Conservative Party with nearly 50% of the vote. You could be forgiven for thinking this result was unlikely, given the extent to which Liberal t...
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Northern Gateway Shows New Approach Needed: Last month, the Northern Gateway pipeline was approved by the Harper government. In response, many First Nations people swore they would never support the pipeline being built through their lands. Many people accused the Aboriginals of being greedy and lazy, opposing the pipeline simply...
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Toronto’s Future Isn’t Written Yet: If you make to the end of the Back to the Future movie trilogy, past the flying cars and cowboys the last scene has a sage bit of wisdom to help you get through life…and voting: Jennifer: I brought this note back from the future (about Marty losing his job) and…now it’s erased! Doc: Of course it...
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Government Procurement Failure: BC Ministry of Education Case Study: Apologies for the lack of posts. I’ve been in business mode – both helping a number of organizations I’m proud of and working on my own business. For those interested in a frightening tale of inept procurement, poor judgement and downright dirty tactics when it comes to software procurement and g...
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Presentation on the Bloor/Durie development in Bloor West Village #parkhp #topoli: Hello all! It's been a while here at the blog. Apologies. I hope to get back to posting more regularly in the near future. I wanted to post my speaking notes from today on an issue that came before the Etobicoke York Community Council. As you will note from my previous blog entry, I have been inv...
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Living Life in the Present: I just got back from a trip in British Columbia’s wine country, followed up by a party-every-day experience in New Orleans — not that you’d know any of that by following me here or on social media. More than ever, I’m just living life in the present — meaning the best I can give right now is an a...
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The Cornerstone of Gentrification in the Downtown East Side: From the Woodward squat ten years ago, to a displaced neighbourhood VANCOUVER—Towering 43 storeys at the corner of Abbott and Hastings St, in the poorest neighbourhood in Vancouver—the Downtown East S...

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