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Pipeline Protests Should Not Overpower Good Governance

Protesters should understand that good governance requires decisions be made for the good of all Canadians, not just one interest…

Albertans Deserve Final Say on Floor Crossings

By Drew Barnes, MLA Just under two years ago, on a cold December evening, I found myself at a small…

Liberal Party Statement on Conservative Party Debate

OTTAWA – The following statement on (the November 8th) Conservative Party leadership debate was issued by Braeden Caley, Senior Director…
Laura Jones: B.C. Cities Could Learn From Small Business on Credit Card Fees

Laura Jones: B.C. Cities Could Learn From Small Business on Credit Card Fees

In 2015, 10 municipalities in British Columbia paid almost $5 million to accept credit cards, ranging from a low of $87,577…

Why Canada Needs a National Housing Strategy Now

By providing secure, safe housing, we are also addressing persistent health problems By Danyaal Raza and Ritika Goel, EvidenceNetwork.ca TORONTO, Ont. /…
Canada Facing an Epidemic of Overdiagnosis and Overtreatment

Canada Facing an Epidemic of Overdiagnosis and Overtreatment

Patients need to be empowered to ask about the risks caused by some tests and treatments, and whether they are…
Notley Budget Ignores Lessons from Alberta’s History

Notley Budget Ignores Lessons from Alberta’s History

Don’t be reluctant to look to a Progressive Conservative government for an example of successful fiscal policy By Ben Eisen and…
Advanced Directives for Assisted-Dying a Dangerous Step

Advanced Directives for Assisted-Dying a Dangerous Step

The ‘quick and efficient’ decision of the parliamentary committee on assisted dying not in the best interest of the patient…

E-Readers vs. Old-Fashioned Books—Which Is More Eco Friendly?

A relatively new phenomenon is the E-Reader, be it Kindle, iPad, or a number of other new competitors coming into…

Is Canada Violating Human Rights by Failing to Address Indigenous People’s Rights to Their Territory?

In July 2015, Centre for First Nations Governance (CFNG) Board Member, Robin Vernest participated in an Indigenous Fellowship Programme (IFP)…
The Dollars and Cents of the NDP’s Carbon Tax Don’t Add Up

The Dollars and Cents of the NDP’s Carbon Tax Don’t Add Up

By Grant Hunter, MLA While Albertans have been struggling to pay their mortgages at the end of the month, the…

No End in Sight for Syrian Conflict, says Former Ambassador

Vice-admiral Glenn Davidson lauds Canada’s “exemplary” humanitarian response to chaotic crisis. By Scott Lingley The road to better times for…

Are you a writer screaming to get paid? How’s that working for you?

By Tanya Jones (original post) In the last couple of days there’s been an awful lot of noise on social…
Canada’s New GHG Emissions Requirements Will Inflict Widespread Pain

Canada’s New GHG Emissions Requirements Will Inflict Widespread Pain

As always, the Trudeau government announces lofty goals short on devilish details By Kenneth P. Green, Senior director of Natural Resource…
Kudos and Caveats, for Alberta’s Royalty Review

Kudos and Caveats, for Alberta’s Royalty Review

The recommendation that the provincial government “seize opportunities to enhance value-added processing” could turn into a fiasco By Kenneth P.…