Justice

NEWSBITES: August 2015

The truth about Harper’s child care “Benefit” • At the end of July, the Harper Conservatives hit a new low. Employment Minister Pierre Poilievre raced around the country in an…

Erasing internet links

Process should be fair, transparent and independent • INDEPENDENT MEDIA by David Christopher • You don’t have to look far these days to discover new threats to the free and…

A call to modernize food labelling

Food labelling needs modernization • plant-based products currently face discrimination   The Plant Foods Council, a national trade association promoting and protecting the interests of plant food manufacturers in Canada,…

Democracy in Canada

Some modest proposals by Don Davies • Like few others, the last decade in Canadian politics has exposed serious deficiencies in Canadian democracy. Parliament was prorogued by a Prime Minister…

Hope and happiness

SCIENCE MATTERS by David Suzuki •  Reading the news, it’s hard not to feel a growing sense of unease. The threat of terrorism, growing instability and conflict overseas, a shooting…