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Inequality Is Bad for Business: BC Investment Banker (in Opinion): That's why Kevin Campbell is sponsoring 'The Great Divide' film series at VIFF.
Prison Nurse Flagged Mexican Deportee's Scars, Mental Health (in News): Clerical mistake kept Lucía Vega Jiménez from a mental health appointment before her death, inquest hears.  Related Stories Deceased Deportee's Accent Led to Border Services Arrest (in News) Inquest into Mexican's Death Will Hear from Cellmates, Private Guards (in News) Transit Police Report ...
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NDP and Liberal candidates in Edmonton by-election have similar appeal : The reasons are perfectly clear and quite understandable, but it's depressing nonetheless to see Alberta's provincial Liberals and New Democrats fighting so bitterly for a few scraps from the table at which the Tories and the Wildrosers get to dine. But how else can we explain the spectacl...
The Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario: colour-side.jpg read more
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Are Canadian unions divorcing the NDP?: When asked recently to comment on the troubled relationship between the federal NDP and Unifor, the Frankenstein monster of Canadian unions, in the sense that it’s the product of a fusion between the CAW and the CEPU, President Jerry Dias said the “divorce is almost complete.”  What Dias was r...
Trudeau demands Harper outline his ‘case for going to war’: Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau says before Canada joins an international combat mission in Iraq, the prime minister needs to present a clear plan. Stephen Harper says the House of Commons will hear a proposal “within the next few days.” The post Trudeau demands Harper outline his ‘case for going ...
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European Central Bank to detail stimulus plan: NAPLES, Italy – European Central Bank head Mario Draghi is expected Thursday to underline the bank’s willingness to deploy more economic stimulus measures, a stance that could send the euro skidding even lower. And a drop in the currency — which helps eurozone exporters and could nudge up worryin...
Hong Kong protests hit city’s role as finance hub: HONG KONG – Shops in Hong Kong have closed and the local stock market has plunged but protesters are gambling their agitation for greater democracy will pay off by preserving institutions that made this former British colony a profitable asset to China. The impact on Hong Kong’s key industries of...
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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: browser ...
Online crime bill back on the House agenda: Having disposed of the NDP-driven bid to authorize the Speaker to crack down on non-responsive replies during question period, the House returns to regular parliamentary business when the Chamber reopens for business this afternoon. Topping the legislative to-do list today: C-13, bet...
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Today on the Hill: Activists call on MPs to reject assisted suicide: OTTAWA - The debate over assisted suicide heads back into the spotlight today with an impassioned plea against allowing people to help others kill themselves.Steve Passmore, a disability activist from Hamilton, Ont., will address members of Parliament, telling them that he will be "defined as unw...
Alberta police seize $10 million in drugs during massive steroid bust: EDMONTON - The Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team says it has made a massive steroid bust in Edmonton.Spokesman Mike Tucker says multiple search warrants were executed and more than $10 million in drugs seized.He says the bust involved more than 350,000 pills, 10,000 vials and three dozen type...
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Reading the China–India Tea Leaves: Modi was visibly pleased by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s announcement of a $35-billion investment in India within the next five years. There also seemed to be a convergence on security perceptions, and the Indian prime minister pointedly said, “Encroaching on a country, entering into sea ...
Who owns your DNA?: In 1975, Herbert Boyer from the University of California, San Francisco persuaded a savvy venture capitalist, Robert Swanson, to back his idea of producing pure human hormones, like insulin, using the invention that he and his colleague, Stanley Cohen, had developed. Their invention enabled the b...
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Are we "The People" becoming blubbery, obese, en masse ?: Earlier in the day, I was waiting for someone shopping in a large box store. While doing so, hundreds of people, men, women, children, walked in an out of the store. Up to now, I had never paid particular attention to the appearance of people. This time I became consciously cognizant of an ove...
North To Alaska: According to some of our informed climate experts, rising temperatures could spark epoch-making population shifts across the United States and Alaska will be the Florida of the future. What a brilliant conclusion! And it does not take a certified genius to come up with this. Predicted drastic c...
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Gender Block: pop culture for good: On September 20, United Nations Women Goodwill Ambassador and actress Emma Watson, addressed the UN (transcript here) at its New York headquarters about gender equality in association with HeForShe movement. The video went viral, some people got mad, others lauded the message, and then there were...
Oh, The Horror: Allure of the asylum: Strait jackets. Lobotomies. Scary nurses reminiscent of Nurse Ratched. Audiences are both freaked out and captivated by psychiatric hospitals. That’s probably why it’s one of the most popular settings for a horror movie—even when not set in one, raging axe-toting chainsaw-waving murderers often s...
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The Fight Against the Islamic State Must Include Iran: If President Obama truly wants to degrade and destroy the Islamic State, he must find a way to collaborate with Iran — the one great power in the Middle East with which the United States is still at odds. Engagement with Iran — while hard and complicated — would be a strategic game-changer, with...
The Cameron-Rouhani Meeting: What Comes Next?: The meeting between Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and British Prime Minister David Cameron on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly yesterday was an important moment for geopolitics, British-Iranian relations, and the growing European dialogue with Tehran. Such an encounter has not taken p...
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Oh Peter, again with the spying? #forserious: So remember that time that the government tried to pass a law that would grant telecoms immunity for handing Canadians’ private information over to government agencies without a warrant? And remember how tens of thousands of outraged Canad...
Carpe Internet: creating the web we want: This June I joined the OpenMedia team as the Campaigns Coordinator for Free Expression. One of my first tasks was setting to work on the Our Digital Future report, a crowdsourced document for moving free expression forward in the 21st cen...
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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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Ranking the Lesser of All Evils: So we finally know exactly who will be on the ballot for mayor of our quiet little town of Toronto. It’s not who we expected, which isn’t surprising in a strange way, but it is done. In a sane world the municipal campaign wouldn’t start until now. Six weeks is more than enough time to hear from t...
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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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Summertime and the Living is Easy in Vancouver: Folks who live in Vancouver tend to be here because of the lifestyle. That’s why I’m here. Hope you’re having a nice summer too, people. Related posts: Are We Living in the Prohibition Era Again? A local politician has a couple of beers at a... Related posts brought to you by Ye...
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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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