the north

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Dec 7, 2016
Photo: Valerie/flickr

It's time to give back to Manitoba's North

Lynne Fernandez
Governments need to move away from throwing public money at private corporations that do not have a meaningful commitment to the North's people and land.
Blog
Nov 28, 2011

Housing in the Northwest Territories

Nick Falvo
Last week, I was in Yellowknife, where I released results of new research on affordable housing in the Northwest Territories (NWT). Research findings include the following.
Blog
Apr 18, 2011

Changing Northern expectations

Lewis Rifkind
Political parties of all stripes must put forward alternate ways for the North to develop as the southern industrial model will be a catastrophe.
Book Review
Jan 20, 2011

Complicating the Arctic

Noreen Mae Ritsema
In an interview with rabble.ca, Shelagh D. Grant discusses her book Polar Imperative, a book that challenges images of a pristine, snow-covered landscape and exposes the Arctic's long dormant issues.
News
Sep 8, 2010
Wollaston Lake open-pit uranium mines, Saskatchewan. Photo:Google Earth

Keepers of the Water: A wake-up call from the North

Rita Wong
Uranium is mined in Dene Nation territory in Saskatchewan, with results similar to the tar sands. It shows we can't talk about energy in Canada without considering water and water security.

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