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Is This Community Ready for the Enbridge Pipeline?

(3) Comments | Posted December 17, 2012 | 4:12 PM

The Haisla First Nation live in one of the most beautiful spots on Earth, on the west coast near the aluminum town of Kitimat. The town's massive smelter has long been a sore spot among the Haisla, dropped into their traditional territory in the pro-development 1950 without consultation or substantial...

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An Under Sea Economy Could Solve Fishery Woes

(3) Comments | Posted March 23, 2012 | 1:03 PM

Writing in the National Post last Wednesday, John Ivison said that Ottawa was finally getting serious about fishery reform on the east coast.

Not before time. The fishery should be a source of wealth and prosperity for Atlantic communities, not a social program and gateway to EI benefits...

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Can New Border Deal Fix Broken NAFTA?

(0) Comments | Posted December 22, 2011 | 12:17 PM

What is NAFTA really about?

That might seem a silly question. NAFTA is about trade, right? It is the North American Free Trade Agreement after all.

But what if it is not mainly about trade at all? Thinking chiefly in terms of trade might actually obscure the real point.

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