Speak out on June 4

SCIENCE MATTERS by David Suzuki • Canada would be a different place without our 80,000 registered charities dedicated to everything from health to economic policy … Read more

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The Food Fight of Our Lives

Millions Against Monsanto by Ronnie Cummins • Finally, public opinion around the biotech industry’s contamination of our food supply and destruction of our environment has … Read more

A friendly pig in a sign that reads GM Free! Thanks to you and me.

This little piggy will be GMO-free

by Lucy Sharratt • After more than10 years, active research into the genetically modified (GM or genetically engineered) pig called “Enviropig” is being abandoned. In … Read more

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Constellation Kardashian

Star phenomena? People aren’t looking up at the sky – they’re tracking celebrities • by Geoff Olson • There’s a great jpeg floating around the … Read more

Pregnant Women Beware

“Don’t worry, be happy” slogan could harm your baby DRUG BUST by Alan Cassels The people’s briefing note on prescription drugs • It’s springtime in … Read more

In a leaf-strewn forest a girl in a black overcoat leans against a tree and writes in her journal

The Power of Poetry

How a few choice words can change worlds within and without • by Geoff Olson   • The world appears to be on a knife-edge … Read more