The Fukushima shock

by Stéphane Dion • The Honourable Stéphane Dion has been a Member of Canada’s Parliament, representing the Montreal riding of Saint-Laurent – Cartierville since 1996. … Read more

taking signatures

Vote together. Defeat Harper.

Move Canada forward by Jolan Bailey, Leadnow Vancouver organizer Leadnow ( is an independent advocacy organization that runs campaigns on the major issues of our … Read more

IBM subsidiary poster from 1934

Big Data’s dark history

by Geoff Olson Photo: IBM subsidiary poster from 1934: “See everything with Hollerith punchcards.” • Big data is a buzz-term that has softened into a tabloid … Read more

A photographer’s love letter

READ IT by Bruce Mason • Thanks mostly to its enviably spectacular, natural setting, Vancouver proudly and perennially tops myriad lists of the most beautiful, … Read more

GMO Bites: December 2014

Panama fines GM fish company • The Government of Panama has fined the company AquaBounty for breaching numerous national environmental laws during its ongoing research … Read more

Environmental rights

SCIENCE MATTERS by David Suzuki • The idea of a right to a healthy environment is getting traction at Canada’s highest political levels. Federal Opposition … Read more