Oct 26, 2016 01:25 a.m.
Louise Comeau Talks To Media About The Select Committee’S Report On Climate Change
Louise Comeau, the Conservation Council’s Climate Change and Energy Solutions Director, had a busy day on Monday, Oct. 24 talking to media about the release of the Select Committee’s Report on Climate Change. The all-party committee made several recommendations that are in line with what the Conservation Council has been proposing — a phase out […] 
Oct 26, 2016 05:10 a.m.
France. Calais, «mise à L’Abri Humanitaire»
Par Eric Fassin Aujourd’hui (24 octobre 2016) débute l’expulsion de milliers de migrants à Calais avant la destruction du camp où ils attendaient l’occasion d’une traversée pour l’Angleterre. On aura donc échappé à la date du 17 octobre, initialement prévue par nos politiques: peut-être ont-ils fini par comprendre que le symbole colonial de cet anniversaire ne serait […] 
Oct 26, 2016 06:00 a.m.
Spiritualism, Science, And The Mysterious Madame Blavatsky
Helena Blavatsky was the late 19th century’s most famous and notorious mystic, occultist, and medium....
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Oct 26, 2016 06:10 a.m.
The Conservative Party Leadership
Canadian Press did a roundup story on it, here. I think mine (with extra Blaney!) is way more interesting. Erin O’Toole: Ontario MP and former veterans affairs minister, and who is “unaware” when there’s hardcore porn on his Twitter feed. Gotcha. Kellie Leitch: The pediatric orthopedic surgeon, first elected as an MP in 2011, was the first […] 
Oct 26, 2016 04:05 a.m.
Excavator Freed From 104-Year-Old Quispamsis Covered Bridge
The excavator that had been hanging from a Quispamsis covered bridge for almost three weeks was freed early this afternoon. At least 14 construction crew were working to free the excavator on Tuesday.
Oct 26, 2016 04:15 a.m.
Accès à L'Information: Le Cas Acadienor Inquiète Le Monde Municipal
L'Association francophone des municipalités du Nouveau-Brunswick s'inquiète des effets que pourraient avoir les conclusions de la commissaire à l'accès à l'information et à la protection de la vie privée au sujet d'AcadieNor. 
Oct 25, 2016 11:50 p.m.
Fredericton Chapter Hosts 'After The Sands' Public Forum With Gordon Laxer
October 25, 2016 - 9:58pm
Photo by Caroline Lubbe-D'Arcy.
The Council of Canadians Fredericton chapter hosted a talk by Gordon Laxer this evening on his book After the Sands: Energy and Ecological Security for Canadians.
Fredericton chapter activist Caroline Lubbe-D'Arcy tells us there were about 50-60 people at the public forum.
During Laxer's talk, Lubbe-D'Arcy tweeted: Gordon Laxer, writer of @AfterTheSands in Fredericton tonight. A strategy to protect the future ... 
Oct 26, 2016 01:15 a.m.
Old Blood Is Just As Good As New Blood, Study Finds
A new Canadian study has determined that when it comes to blood transfusions, using old blood is just as good as using new blood. By current standards, donated blood can be stored for up to 42 days before use, with the prevailing assumption being that since stored blood will undergo some levels of biological and […]
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