Monthly Archives: July 2013

FROM CAIRO TO CANADA: DO WE NEED OUR OWN ARAB SPRING?

BY Jim Harding It’s difficult following events in the Middle East since the Arab Spring. The largest country in the Arab world, Egypt, is quickly dividing over the military’s removal of the elected Muslim Brotherhood President Morsi. There have been … Continue reading

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IS THE CALGARY-ALBERTA MEGA-FLOOD OUR WAKE UP CALL?

BY Jim Harding When the energy capital of Canada has no energy and thousands working in the head offices of the oil giants can’t get through the flood waters to work, it’s an ecological wake-up call. When the federal Conservatives … Continue reading

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