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How New Media Is Changing Ottawa

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.14.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - A slightly fuzzy, zoomed-in screen grab from question period took a brewing controversy for Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq, and crystall...

Tar Sands Project Needs Backers To Tell Important Stories

Linda Solomon Wood | Posted 03.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Linda Solomon Wood

With your help, we'll produce and distribute a provocative film that will go beyond the issues, to the very DNA of change, and encourage constructive discussion across all points of view. It's the only way we're going to find the innovative solutions we so badly need. This is an amazing moment. KeystoneXL pipeline, Enbridge's proposed pipeline, and Kinder Morgan's pipeline expansion, hang in the balance.

New Pipeline Book Is Signpost At A Crossroads

Fram Dinshaw | Posted 02.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Fram Dinshaw

Extract: The Pipeline Wars is an explosive, shocking warning that if the Northern Gateway pipeline goes ahead, it's checkmate for climate change as Earth's icecaps melt, oceans rise, and ultimately people and animals die as billions of tons of greenhouse gases are pumped into the sky.

The Crucifixion Of Women At The Checkout Line

Vancouver Observer | Jessica Kalbfleisch | Posted 05.31.2012 | Canada Living

By Jessica Kalbfleisch, Vancouver Observer Misogynists rule the tabloids. It doesn't matter where you are: London Drugs, 7-11, Safeway or on the B....

Beyoncé: Feminist Or Fauxminist?

Vancouver Observer | Bianca Pencz | Posted 04.26.2012 | Canada Living

By Bianca Pencz, Vancouver Observer Today, Beyoncé was chosen by People Magazine as the “World’s Most Beautiful Woman” in 2012. With Sasha F...