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  • Youthful appeal

    At a time when it's getting harder to attract people to the ballot box, federal New Democratic Party Leader Jack Layton just may be on to ...

  • A little shimmy to the right

    Those concerned about the possibility of a deficit budget in this province can look westward for an interesting note of comparison. Alberta has ...

  • Apply caution when criticizing

    No doubt Nova Scotia Finance Minister Graham Steele is wishing he hadn't stuck his foot in his mouth. It's no extravagance that the premier would ...

  • A growing list of displeasure

    That a new provincial jail will not be built in this area is by no means a dying issue. With the NDP content to roll over this region and truck ...

  • Daring stunt highlights issue

    With them or against them, you can't help but admire a bit of ingenuity going into a protest. The bunch who got their message across at the ...

  • Good, bad and worse options

    Imagine what might have been: a party kicked out of power, Parliament experiencing progress through the harmony of the Liberals, NDP and Bloc ...

  • Preventing tradgedy

    Making safe and sensible decisions during the holiday season should be easy, but statistics show there are still too many Canadians who get ...

  • Now is the time to keep fighting

    The NDP's decision to table $18 million from the budget and put the building of a new provincial jail in Springhill has not been without its ...

  • Is it hysteria or news?

    How much information is too much information? Growing concern with the seriousness of the second wave of the H1N1 virus has touched off a ...

  • Answers there, but not simple

    Sometimes you have to be careful what you ask for: the answer could be overwhelming. In a response that invokes slapstick images, the ...