The response of the environmental movement to the 2012 federal budget was apocalyptic.
“The Harper budget: Assault on the environment for Big Oil profits,” screamed the Sierra Club. 818 more words
Montreal mayor Denis Coderre has always had his own style of politics. Now he has his own language as well.
Mr. Coderre, a former Liberal Member of Palriament, joined a select group of political leaders who indicate one thing by saying another. 396 more words
In the absence of formal complaints against excommunicated Liberal MPs Scott Andrews and Massimo Pacetti, Justin Trudeau may bring in a retired judge to sort through what the party knows about the allegations and decide whether they ought to be allowed back into the fold, the National Post‘s John Ivison… 859 more words
Historic. Such is the ubiquitous description of the climate agreement recently announced in Beijing between Barack Obama and Xi Jinping in which China promised for the first time to cap carbon emissions. 869 more words
A letter sent by Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne to Prime Minister Stephen Harper on Wednesday may be just one small item between two busy people, of relatively minor importance. 833 more words
Back in the day, I was president of a small union local in the wider federal public service. One day a woman informed me that she was being sexually harassed by her manager. 963 more words