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Andrew Nikiforuk Breaks Down the Global Oil Price Slump (in Opinion): What's causing it. What it means. Why it's political dynamite.  Related Stories We Must Heed Naomi Klein's Call (in Opinion) What Brought Down the Petrostate Premier? (in Opinion) Why the Petro-Divestment Movement is Unstoppable (in Opinion)
Creative but Poor? Yep, the 'Creative Class' Has Its Class Divide (in News): 'Creatives' are thriving, Richard Florida tells Tyee, but it depends on how you define creative.  Related Stories How This Teen's Quest to Define 'Sustainability' Changed State Law (in News) 'Canada Should Not Be Hostage' to Alberta: Jeremy Rifkin (in News) Will Alberta's Oilsands Become 'Str...
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An Open Letter to the Canadian Black Caucus: Dear members of the Canadian Black Caucus, We are the women of the Black Women’s Caucus of the Toronto Rape Crisis Centre/Multicultural Women Against Rape (TRCC/MWAR). We are a community of women that commune together based on our shared oppressions that we have and currently experience th...
Fear is in the air. Don't let it spoil your ballot.: They want us to be afraid. Not just the "terrorists" but also ourgovernments. Fear is the mechanism they use to control us. If it's not thefear of an unnamed threat in a foreign land, it's the fear of public censureor financial ruin. The corporate agenda, like terrorist regimes, uses feara...
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NDP convention in Quebec City this weekend part of dress rehearsal for next year’s federal election: The NDP’s Quebec wing is having its big shindig in la vielle capital (Quebec City) this weekend and yours truly is serving as Loonie Politics’ eyes and ears on the scene.  I am headed to the Convention as a media observer and will be reporting on what I see and hear to all you readers in the b...
At Issue: Attack in Ottawa: How has Canada changed since yesterday’s attack in Ottawa? The At Issue panel share their thoughts. The post At Issue: Attack in Ottawa appeared first on Loonie Politics.
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Harper on hand as honour guard resumes post at National War Memorial: Hundreds of Canadians gathered at the National War Memorial on Friday to witness the return of the ceremonial honour guard, breaking into applause for military personnel and later carpeting the monument with flowers. It was a spontaneous show of solidarity and support for the Canadian Forces, giv...
Omnibus budget bill restricts refugee access to social assistance: Buried in the Harper government’s latest massive, omnibus budget bill is legislation that could restrict the ability of refugee claimants to access social assistance. The move follows the government’s decision to limit refugee claimants’ access to universal, public health care. That measure was s...
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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: brows...
Stelco sale, Canada-Korea free trade top House agenda: Although the parliamentary precinct remains closed to visitors, the regular Friday half-day sitting of the House of Commons is expected to proceed as scheduled -- a reassuringly predictable exercise in routine business with which to end an extraordinary week on the Hill.   On the Cham...
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This Cartoon Shows How Canada Deals With Tragedy Differently: “Smart, careful, and absolutely un-American.” Those were words used by U.S.-based Mediabistro to describe CBC News’ breaking coverage after a gunman shot and killed an unarmed soldier at Canada’s National War Memorial on Wednesday. Now, Chronicle Herald cartoonist Bruce McKinnon has illustrated a...
British comedian Russell Brand criticizes Harper's reacton to Ottawa shooting: TORONTO - A British celebrity isn't wowed by Prime Minister Stephen Harper's handling of the aftermath of the shooting of an honour guard at the National War Memorial.Harper's address to Canadians after Wednesday's deadly rampage that included a gunfight on Parliament Hill was the subject of "The...
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Portrait of a foreign fighter: It is satisfying, but ultimately misleading, to believe that perpetrators possess certain inborn pathological traits. Rather, their motivations are not so different from our own: the desire for community, respect, and security, and the fear of standing apart from the crowd. So how, then, do peopl...
Controlling Brazil’s Amazonian Deforestation: A mantra is omnipresent in Brasília that deforestation is “under control.” The corollary of this theory, of course, is that the government need not fear that its extensive plans to build highways and dams in Amazonia will provoke deforestation. Unfortunately, this is incorrect. First of all, the ...
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Why Does He And Others Say, Climate Change A Lie?: John Coleman, co-founder of the Weather Channel out of the blue floored academics, you know, the ones who lead us, like the good Dr. Suzuki and the able and wealthy Al Gore. Mr. Coleman apparently had the nerve and without missing a beat let the rest of us in his confidence by telling the muc...
Canada's Dumbest Charge as per CBC's Marketplace is a misnomer: Canadians and people in other developed countries have had enough of being nickel-and-dimed by big companies. In Canada, in the last few years this shameless legally acceptable form of robbery is getting bolder. These charges are not dumb.They are well thought out within the fortress of the co...
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Oh, The Horror: Scream queens: This is how women are portrayed in horror: dashing through the dark streets in their underwear; half-naked at sorority sleepovers being terrorized; running up the stairs instead of going for the front door; either naked or in their underwear at the worst possible moment; or fully-clothed and maki...
Gender Block: on taking up space: Footsteps quicken behind you, a large physical presence gets closer, sending shivers up your spine. You walk faster, they keep up. Then all of a sudden they pass you, or push you slightly out of the way. Maybe you are scared because a scenario like this has ended a more violent way, or maybe this...
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York Regional police search for missing Markham man Salvatore (Sam) Roccasalva : York Regional Police is seeking public assistance in locating a missing 84-year-old man from the City of Markham. Salvatore (Sam) Roccasalva was last seen on Thursday, October 23, 2014, at 12:30 p.m. when he drove from his residence located in the area of Ninth Line and 16th Avenue. He had left ...
Fatal three vehicle collision claims two lives at Garth Street in the City of Hamilton : On Thursday October, 23rd 2014 at approximately 2:05 p.m., Emergency Services responded for a serious three vehicle collision which occurred in the westbound lanes of the Lincoln Alexander Pkwy at Garth Street in the City of Hamilton.  The collision, involved a green Chevy Cavalier, a red GMC En...
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Saturday at 6.30pm ET: Watch Glenn Greenwald speak in Ottawa: WATCH LIVE: Pulitzer-prize winning journalist Glenn Greenwald will speak in Ottawa about privacy, state surveillance, and its impact on Canadians. This event is organized by Bill Owen of Eyestir Communications, and sponsored by Rabble.ca and your OpenMedia.ca team. It takes place on Saturday Oct ...
Saturday at 6.30pm ET: Watch Glenn Greenwald speak in Ottawa: WATCH LIVE: Pulitzer-prize winning journalist Glenn Greenwald will speak in Ottawa about privacy, state surveillance, and its impact on Canadians. This event is organized by Bill Owen of Eyestir Communications, and sponsored by Rabble.ca and your OpenMedia.ca team. It takes place on Saturday Oct ...
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Don’t say the “N” word:
Improving Iraq: There is a certain naiveté inherent in believing dysfunctional foreign nations can be made viable simply through outside military intervention. This was obviously the great lesson of the second Bush administration and the war to remove Saddam Hussein: Iraq was a blood-soaked basket-case under Sad...
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Conservative Software Project Went Into Production in 2013, Financial Statements Show: [Welcome, National Newswatch readers!] The Conservative Party's mysterious software project was no longer listed as an "asset under development", but rather full-fledged "computer software", in financial statements the party recently filed with Elections Canada for the 2013 calendar year. At a to...
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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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