Archive for May 10th, 2012

COLUMN: AKIN – Ain’t nuthin’ to see here for UN food Czar

- May 10th, 2012

 

 

 

 

Slim pickings for UN food envoy

by David Akin

For the next several days, a special envoy of the United Nations will be travelling about Canada assessing our country’s ability to feed its people with safe, nutritious food. Read more…

COLUMN: Duhaime – Mulcair aims to divide and conquer

- May 10th, 2012

 

 

 

by Eric Duhaime

New Democrat Party Leader Thomas Mulcair recently showed the true colours of his divisive politics when he compared the impact of the oilsands to the “Dutch disease.”

He was referring to the collapse of employment in the Netherlands in the 1960s after the oil industry pushed up the local currency and made the export of local products too expensive. Read more…