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    Gomery on Harper

    Blog | Wednesday, 30 Jan 2008
    opacity, politicization, concentration of power vs. recommended transparency, independence, ending exclusivity from http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20080130.wgom0130/BNS... : "The...

    Model Parliament

    Blog | Saturday, 26 Jan 2008
    A week ago Friday I served as Speaker of the House for the Queens University Model Parliament. It was a wonderful opportunity to be with bright and engaged young people – several hundred of them....

    Greens Surpass NDP in Ontario for 1st time ever

    Blog | Saturday, 12 Jan 2008
    The Green Party of Canada has surpassed the NDP for the first time ever in vote rich Ontario (38% of all votes in the 2006 federal election were cast in Ontario). Harris Decima’s most recent poll (...

    Regulating an inherently dangerous business

    Blog | Wednesday, 09 Jan 2008
    Nuclear power is in a class by itself as a technology. Fred Knelman once referred to nuclear as “a future technology whose time has passed.” That fits. It is an unforgiving technology. A...

    Google: How to Save 40 B kWhr at no Cost!

    Blog | Monday, 07 Jan 2008
    Google has pointed out how the PC industry could save 40 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity over three years – or more than $5 billion in power at current California electricity rates – at “...

    Holiday Madness

    Blog | Friday, 04 Jan 2008
    Holiday time gave me a chance to catch up on things that needed doing, but that I never have time to do -- passport renewal application, re-connecting a phone that Bell disconnected in error, a...