The impending end of operating agreements for housing providers, with its potentially catastrophic results, is an opportunity to bring the issue of affordable housing into the public discourse.
B.C. is betting much of its future on liquefied natural gas. Considering all the problems and uncertainties, the odds don't look good.
This week on Not Rex, Humberto DaSilva asks: should public transit be free on smog and heat alert days?
Citizens Climate Lobby
Today the Citizens Climate Lobby and Climate Action Network Canada launch an 'ad' featuring two fossil fuel reps canvassing door-to-door asking for public handouts.
Since national energy reform is on the rocks, ethanol subsidies for the Midwest and ballot propositions to roll back progressive energy legislation in California are the most important policy fights.
The Media Consortium
This week there were a lot of reactions to Tim Geithner's new bailout plan. The Weekly Audit also highlights a couple of pieces on much-needed structural reforms to the U.S. corporate landscape.