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Young students study nature at the Royal Botaical Gardens. Earth Rangers helps nurture a passion for nature and conservation.
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Teaching our children to conserve wild spaces

Empowering children on environmental issues entails more than just teaching them the basics of...

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Commentary | Jan 21, 2017
Danby

Remembering Ken Danby: his ‘realism’ was without equal

The man will remain a giant among Canadian artists forever.

Hamilton Spectator
Commentary | Jan 21, 2017
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Ontario hospital crowding a stark reminder of investment need

As flu season reaches its peak, many Ontario hospitals are nearing capacity and struggling to deal with a surge of sick...

Hamilton Spectator | by Anthony Dale
Columns | Jan 21, 2017
Clinton

D'Amato: Hillary is beacon of civility

Did you watch the inauguration of Donald Trump?

Waterloo Region Record | by Luisa D'Amato
Commentary | Jan 20, 2017

Penny Collenette: Trump’s speech is about what was said, and not said

The delivery of his speech was surprisingly strong but any inspirational moments were weak

OurWindsor.Ca | by Penny Collenette
Commentary | Jan 20, 2017
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Jaime Watt: Convulsing America elephant will test Justin Trudeau’s agility

The Trudeau government has navigated the challenges well thus far, but a Trump presidency fundamentally alters the waters

OurWindsor.Ca | by Jaime Watt
Commentary | Jan 20, 2017
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Robin V. Sears: Justin Trudeau well positioned to deal with Donald Trump

The Canadian PM has been playing his cards cleverly and can score political points despite potential troubles from the 45th...

OurWindsor.Ca | by Robin V. Sears
Jan 20, 2017

Don’t underestimate the power of fear: Delacourt

Trudeau told voters he wouldn’t use fear as a tool. Recent events raise the question: could that help him sometimes?

Hamilton Spectator | 2 Comments | by Susan Delacourt
Jan 19, 2017

Greg McConnell: Foreign pilots working in Canada are not being vetted

A foreign pilot entering Canada with an appropriate work permit must obtain a ‘foreign licence validation certificate’ before...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Greg McConnell
Jan 19, 2017

Is Trump already the worst president ever?: Hepburn

Transition period shows Trump won’t change once he’s in the White House

Hamilton Spectator | 6 Comments | by Bob Hepburn
Jan 18, 2017

A Canadian goes to Washington

Here's why I am marching to protest the presidency of Donald Trump...

Hamilton Spectator | 5 Comments | by Denise Davy
Jan 18, 2017

Bob Rae: As Trump takes over, hold on to your hats

To those who say Trump’s “bark may be worse than his bite,” remember that in politics the bark can actually be the bite, that...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Bob Rae
Jan 17, 2017

Should we be worried about Russian hackers? Da: Menon

It will soon be safe to blame everything on Russian hackers.

Hamilton Spectator | 2 Comments | by Vinay Menon
Jan 17, 2017

Donald Trump shows free trade can be challenged

Give Donald Trump credit for this. The U.S. president-elect might not be everybody’s favourite person. But he is showing that...

Waterloo Region Record | Add Comment | by Thomas Walkom
Jan 17, 2017

D’Amato: Trudeau takes risk snubbing Trump

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s winter vacation at the private island of his lobbyist friend, the Aga Khan, was certainly...

Waterloo Region Record | Add Comment | by Luisa D'Amato
Jan 16, 2017

Hillary Clinton may be a good fit for mayor of NYC: DiManno

Whither Hillary?

Hamilton Spectator | Add Comment | by Rosie DiManno
Jan 14, 2017

As election looms, how low can Kathleen Wynne go? Cohn

Electricity has become Ontario’s political meme, drowning out any upbeat Liberal talking points.

Hamilton Spectator | 5 Comments | by Martin Regg Cohn

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