Probes

Seeing What Al-Jazeera Really Does

By Max Fawcett | 2004 August 29

Max Fawcett thinks the documentary Control Room is worth seeing, and more…

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So What Happens Now?

By Brian Fawcett | 2004 June 27

On the eve of the Federal Election, Brian Fawcett listens to the dogs barking in his neighbourhood, discovers the metaphor for the election, and examines three outcomes…

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Significant Areas of Significance….

By Douglas Ord | 2004 June 18

Douglas Ord watches the televised debate of the Federal party leaders and finds his attention wandering…

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Do we want a Texan Canada?

By Sheila Williams | 2004 June 13

Sheila Williams looks at the province, and the culture, behind Stephen Harper’s Conservatives

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Following the Three Stooges

By Wally Hourback | 2004 June 11

Wally Hourback files an election report from North Bay.

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Why I’m not going to vote

By Max Fawcett | 2004 June 5

Max Fawcett, a member of the sought-after under-25 demographic, explains why his generation doesn’t care about politics and isn’t likely to do so anytime soon.

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Holy Fleece

By Vivien Lougheed | 2004 May 26

Vivien Lougheed finds dissension in the church of Mountain Equipment Co-op, but pays her tithe anyway.

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Deliverance Comes to Iraq

By Douglas Ord | 2004 May 14

Douglas Ord finds an ugly parallel between US treatment of prisoners in Iraq and the James Dickey novel/film Deliverance

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Betting on Canada?

By Max Fawcett | 2004 May 5

Max Fawcett questions the wisdom of the Liberal Party of Canada’s decision to recruit former separatist candidates in Quebec.

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Living in My Small Community

By Jean Baird | 2004 March 17

A Port Slowburn, Ontario resident has a slight disquisition with Brian Fawcett’s column on reciprocity within small communities

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