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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

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U.S. posturing over Iran proves no lessons learned in the Gulf

C urrent U.S. saber-rattling over Iran evokes a very strong sense of déjà vu: a weak but tough-talking president in need of a distraction, a...

Dark money in oil and pipelines make the water more muddy

The election of a Jason Kenney-led government means Alberta will be pushing to get tar sands oil flowing again at all costs, the environment...

View From Here – May 9, 2019

Unless you're saying what the province wants to hear, the public input sessions are so much window dressing.

Debt numbers reveal a downward spiral, lack of foresight

Almost half of Canadians are $200 away from insolvency in any given month, meaning even a relatively small unexpected expense could be a tipping...

The little people snipe at each other as the oligarchs pull...

That we marked Earth Day this week is in large part due to the environmental movement that sprang out of the activist decade, the...