Darin Barney

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In Defense of Judith Butler

(28) Comments | Posted May 28, 2013 | 5:19 PM

On Thursday June 30, 2013, McGill University will confer an honorary doctorate on American philosopher Judith Butler. For many of us who work and study at McGill, and for many others who look to universities such as McGill for moral leadership, this will be a tremendous day, a...

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The End of the Canadian Wheat Board: What's at Stake?

(8) Comments | Posted August 22, 2011 | 1:51 PM

This summer, Canadian grain farmers have more on their minds than just the coming harvest. Shortly after achieving a majority in the recent federal election, the Conservative government announced plans to act on its long-standing plan to end the Canadian Wheat Board's (CWB) monopoly on the...

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