Wildroses in Alberta – but the grass is not always greener on the other side

In an interesting twist of fate Alberta, long a stronghold for the Conservatives, is going through some family issues. Till death do us part…

NDP Convention: Thomas Mulcair leads the first round of balloting

Seems that the first round has shown Thomas Mulcair leading in the NDP leadership race. Thomas Mulcair won 30% of the vote on the first…

Astral Media has just been bought by Bell for over 3 billion dollars

News has just broken that Bell has bought outright the entire assets of Astral media. This means that the popular News Talk 1010 is…

The deadly asbestos trade

Asbestos is a mineral with long, thin fibrous crystals. The word asbestos (῾ἀσβεστος) is derived from a Greek adjective meaning inextinguishable. The Greeks termed…

The bigger story: Justin Trudeau wins Montreal riding. Will he become the next leader of the Liberals

INGRID PERITZ Globe and Mail Update October 15, 2008 at 1:22 AM EDT MONTREAL — Justin Trudeau, heir to one of the most famous…

The bigger story: Canadian Election is the lowest in history at only 59 percent

CLOSE TO 10 MILLION CANADIANS DID NOT BOTHER TO VOTE!!! OTTAWA — Early figures indicate Canadians avoided the ballot box more than ever before…

Voter turnout is heavy in Durham and York region, the middle class is voting for Harper and splitting the vote to Layton. Dion’s leadership maybe in question?

Update (7:56pm):Just came back from voting and turnout is heavy. I had to wait in line for a long time as it went outside…

Layton appeals to Quebec voters

RICHARD BRENNAN OTTAWA BUREAU GATINEAU—NDP Leader Jack Layton today urged Quebec voters to turn their backs on the separatist Bloc Quebecois. “There’s a new…

Why you should not ignore Jack! Is it time for a new vision for Canada?

Maybe its time for change? Maybe its time for a new Prime Minister? We like to think the Tories are the best for managing…

Undemocratic Canada? Parties excluded and FPNP Challange the Democratic Process

Response letter to CTV New cast Sept 11th, 2008 Re: “Fringe parties excluded” Dr. David Suzuki spoke on Canada AM Thrusday morning September 11th,…

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