by PETER WHEELAND
Radicalization, religious fervour and obsessions with conspiracy theories are often symptoms of a disease that strikes one in 100 Canadians.
While we waste time panicking about jihadists and bacteria, real threats to human survival are actually coming to get us.
Scavenging hedge-fund investors, weasel-wording execs and a certain newspaper baron/PQ leadership hopeful have pretty much killed print media in this country.
Don't believe Global or The Gazette — even the study by the right-wing think tank they cite admits other provinces pay more. But there's another agenda at work here.
...but we can't let the federal government manage this.
We should all take part in the global People's Climate March this month. This can't wait till we vote Stephen Harper out of office next year.
The provincial government has set up a glorified suggestion box to enlist our help in cutting $3.2-billion from their spending. On several levels, this “Exprimez-vous” campaign is a joke.
The inquiry into construction corruption and organized crime returns with its season premiere next week. Let's see what hijinks France, Tony & the gang get up to this year.
If this had been a student, would he have been beaten, pepper-sprayed and arrested?
Monday's ransacking of city hall seriously hurt the cause of Quebec municipal workers protesting Bill 3. Only one move could start to repair the damage.
We peeled one of these stickers off a cop station at 2 a.m. to see whether the city's my$tery expenditure for the sticker-removal job is worth it. Well, guess what?
Montreal police and firefighters are protesting Bill 3, a Liberal re-write of pension plans for municipal civil servants across Quebec.
* Montreal Zombie Walk
* Best of the Montreal Underground Film Festival
* Brazilian bouffe, film screening & dance party
* Demon’s Claws and Melted Faces play Divan Orange
+ more art events & punk/metal shows
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