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The radical left Syriza in power:
 Will it change Greece – and Europe?

Irene Martín: Greece’s new government and the negotiations with Europe [Issue 37, 2015]
by Irene Martin
 

 
 
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Pruning the uncared-for olive grove

Chloe Dimitriadis: Many Greeks have left, others are foraging for food [Issue 37, 2015]
by Chloe Dimitriadis
 

 

 
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Russia’s ecumenical jihadist

Ronald Beiner: Aleksandr Dugin, Russia’s “ecumenical jihadist” [Issue 37, 2015]
by Ronald Beiner
 

 
 
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Groundhog Day in Ottawa

Reg Whitaker on Ottawa’s stale foreign policy debates [Issue 36, 2015]
by Reg Whitaker
 

 

 
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The left’s “greatest gift to the political right”

Arthur Milner on the problems with public service strikes [Issue 36, 2015]
by Arthur Milner
 

 
 
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As Ontario goes …

An introduction by Bob Chodos to the ONTARIO AND BEYOND section [Issue 36, 2015]
by Bob Chodos
 

 

 
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The two-track city

Zack Taylor : Why Ford Nation has survived Rob Ford [Issue 36, 2015]
by Zack Taylor
 

 
 
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European vignettes, autumn 2014

European vignettes, autumn 2014 - An Introduction by Henry Milner [Issue 36, 2015]
by Henry Milner
 

 

 
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A tale of two votes

Henry Milner tells a tale of two votes, in Sweden and Scotland [Issue 36, 2015]
by Henry Milner
 

 
 
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The four predicaments of Ed Miliband

Eric Shaw explains why Labour is nervous as the British election approaches [Issue 36, 2015]
by Eric Shaw
 

 

 
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Catalonia’s ambiguous vote

Eric Guntermann dissects Catalonia’s ambiguous vote [Issue 36, 2015]
by Eric Guntermann
 

 
 
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Theocracy in our time

Ronald Beiner: Religion becomes a problem when it has political ambitions [Issue 36, 2015]
by Ronald Beiner
 

 

 
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Malaria’s stubborn persistence

Don Cayo looks at the global effort to control two very different diseases [Issue 36, 2015]
by Don Cayo
 

 
 
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Political correctness, public intellectuals and the underside of Canadian politics

Henry Milner reviews two books by intellectuals in politics [Issue 36, 2015]
by Henry Milner
 

 

 
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The Senators and the Elephant

AN INTRODUCTION BY BOB CHODOS ON THE SENATE SECTION OF ISSUE 34 [Issue 34, 2013]
by Bob Chodos
 

 
 
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The Mackenzie King of our time

Skilful, cautious and uninspiring, Stephen Harper 
resembles Canada’s longest-serving prime minister [Issue 35, 2014]
by Garth Stevenson
 

 

 
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The age of fundamentalism

An interview with Fatima Houda-Pepin by Alec Castonguay [Issue35, 2014]
by Alec Castonguay
 

 
 
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Secularism meets 
the Charter of Rights

With the victory of the Quebec Liberal Party, it is harder to make predictions. Kathleen Weil, the new Quebec Minister of Immigration, Diversity and Inclusion, has been vague about what the legislation will contain. [Issue 35, ...
by Gareth Morley