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On Burnaby Mountain, Confronting the Gorilla (in Opinion): Why I rose before dawn to join protesters against Kinder Morgan's proudly heavy 'footprint'.  Related Stories Desperate for Deals, Political Leaders Quiet on Hong Kong (in Opinion) Latest UN Climate Report Spells out Tough Work Ahead (in Opinion) The Enemy Is Neglect of Mental Illness (in O...
How to Catch a Liar (in Culture): The truth is in the details -- but you have to listen hard.  Related Stories Ghomeshi, Trolls, and One Hopeful Thing (in Culture) When Abusers Hide in BDSM Dungeons (in Culture) 'Serial' Podcast: True Crime Storytelling at Its Finest (in Culture)
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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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After year-long battle with feds, B.C. clinic receives first heroin shipment: A clinic in British Columbia will be the first in North America to provide prescription heroin to severely addicted heroin addicts not in a clinical trial. Providence Health Care’s Crosstown Clinic in Vancouver received its first shipment of the drug, known as diacetylmorphine, last week from a S...
Quebec looks to balance budget with funding cuts to cities, farmers: QUEBEC – Quebec municipalities and farmers are among those targeted by an advisory group set up to review government programs and cut spending. According to information obtained by The Canadian Press, the commission will recommend slashing funding for municipalities and agriculture as the provinc...
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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: browse...
Halifax Forum to be launched by Rob Nicholson, Peter MacKay : As Parliament Hill prepares to shut down for the weekend, the Halifax International Security Forum is set to get underway later this morning. According to the advisory, Defence Minister Rob Nicholson will kick off the annual event alongside Justice Minister Peter MacKay -- who is not...
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How Apathy and Fear Cast a Shadow Over Bahrain's Parliamentary Elections: Today marks Bahrain's first parliamentary election since massive Arab Spring-inspired demonstrators took to the streets in 2011 to call for greater democracy. But while the existence of a parliamentary election in a Gulf monarchy is impressive in itself, a glance at the government's history of vi...
Ontario, Don't Dump Our Money Into Rebuilding an Outdated Power Station: The Ontario government has a decision to make: Raise your electricity bill to rebuild the Darlington Nuclear Station or lower your bill with water power from Quebec. The historic Memorandum of Understanding signed at a joint Quebec-Ontario cabinet meeting on Friday opens the door to for electrici...
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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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Notre Dame St. Car Crash Leaves Two dead, Three Critically Injured : A brutal over-speeding car’s accident at Notre Dame St. E. on early Saturday morning has resulted in the death of two young men while three more are still in critical condition. The vehicle allegedly crashed into a tree and then struck the balcony of a home. Montreal police constable, Manuel Co...
Canadian Soldier, Sinclair, Dies at CFB Petawawa : Sources have confirmed that a Canadian Forces soldier based in Petawawa, Ont., Craftsman Kyle Sinclair, has passed away. According to Lt. Jean François Carpentier, Craftsman Kyle Sinclair died while in the Royal Canadian Dragoon lines at CFB Petawawa on Friday. He explained that the incident too...
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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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