Sunday, November 19, 2006

Daily Digest November 19, 2006

Joe Hueglin wrote:
The DAILY DIGEST: INFORMATION and OPINION from ST. JOHN’S to VICTORIA.

EDITORIALs

ST.JOHN'S TELEGRAM - Bringing the work home
http://www.thetelegram.com/index.cfm?sid=461&sc=3

HALIFAX HERALD - A fitting farewell
http://thechronicleherald.ca/Editorial/541824.html

MONTREAL GAZETTE - Justice minister shows some poor judgment
http://www.canada.com/montrealgazette/news/editorial/story.html?id=d1059e86-046b-47a5-8e7b-b5f132be9763

OTTAWA SUN - B-listers prepare for battle
http://www.ottawasun.com/Comment/Editorial/2006/11/18/2416862.html

TORONTO SUN - Conservatives, don't go wobbly
http://www.torontosun.com/Comment/Commentary/2006/11/19/2417177.html

CALGARY SUN - New premier needs the background and ability to deliver solid plan for Alberta’s future
Dinning has what it takes http://www.calgarysun.com/cgi-bin/publish.cgi?p=162449&x=articles&s=comment


VANCOUVER SUN - It's your planet. What are you doing to protect its future? 
http://www.canada.com/vancouversun/news/editorial/story.html?id=596a3728-0e1b-4c02-b6d1-50e9922e3962

VANCOUVER PROVINCE -
http://www.canada.com/vancouver/theprovince/editorials/

VICTORIA TIMES-COLONIST - We can't sacrifice Canadian values
We embrace immigration and multiculturalism, but not at the expense of rights and freedoms
http://www.canada.com/victoriatimescolonist/news/comment/story.html?id=3b01bd01-cd88-4af0-bea2-91503e4dbba6


ISSUES

ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS
The past isn’t coming back
http://www.edmontonsun.com/News/Columnists/Jacobs_Mindelle/2006/11/19/2417079.html


CANADIAN FORCES
Costs for the mission soar $500M to $2.5B
http://www.torontosun.com/News/Canada/2006/11/19/2417458-sun.html

Air force asks for early delivery of C-17s, Chinooks: sources
http://www.recorder.ca/cp/National/061119/n111937A.html

Canuck troops more likely to die off battlefield, data shows
http://www.ottawasun.com/News/National/2006/11/19/2416910-sun.html


FOREIGN AFFAIRS
Russia concerned about its underbelly
http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/westview/story/3781671p-4373727c.html

America's enemies should declare a ceasefire and allow Washington's new, moderate leadership time to bring the U.S. back to an even keel
http://www.torontosun.com/News/Columnists/Margolis_Eric/2006/11/19/2417551.html

How to engage Beijing
http://www.cbc.ca/news/viewpoint/vp_kinsman/20061118.html

Canada's reputation on the line at UN meeting on trawling, groups say
http://www.recorder.ca/cp/National/061119/n111947A.html

Those fighting for release of Canadian jailed in China hopeful after PM talks
http://www.recorder.ca/cp/National/061119/n111951A.html


POLITICS IN THE PROVINCES
Lord to decide future next month
http://calsun.canoe.ca/News/National/2006/11/19/2417328-sun.html

Tory leadership contenders outline positions
http://www.canada.com/calgaryherald/news/story.html?id=54d6d0b8-eb70-456c-9e20-4745deed02e8

Boom and gloom
http://www.edmontonsun.com/Business/Columnists/Waugh_Neil/2006/11/19/2417077.html


POLITICS
Ambrose drops hints that Canada's position on Kyoto may be changing
http://www.recorder.ca/cp/National/061119/n111973A.html

No fair shake
http://www.edmontonsun.com/News/Columnists/Stanway_Paul/2006/11/19/2417081.html

Nice hair, shame about the emissions
http://www.winnipegsun.com/News/Columnists/Brodbeck_Tom/2006/11/19/2416893.html

Harper declares his government has a gutsier style on the world stage
http://www.recorder.ca/cp/National/061119/n111913A.html

http://www.cbc.ca/world/story/2006/11/19/celil-harper.html

Canada's PM gets his 15 mins with Chinese leader
http://ca.news.yahoo.com/s/reuters/061119/canada/canada_apec_canada_china_col

Harper's opaque communications strategy stymies reporters at APEC summit
http://www.recorder.ca/cp/National/061119/n111957A.html

Layton unveils proposed changes to Clean Air Act
http://www.ctv.ca/servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/20061119/layton_clean_air_061119/20061119?hub=Canada

Time magazine says Michael Ignatieff is one of North America's most influential thinkers -- but can he lead the nation? The Sun's Greg Weston interviews the enigmatic Liberal leadership contender http://www.ottawasun.com/News/Columnists/Weston_Greg/2006/11/19/2416956-sun.html

Iggy a 'troublemaker'
Grit rival drafts tamer Quebec resolution
http://www.ottawasun.com/News/National/2006/11/19/2416916-sun.html

Unravelling Ignatieff
http://www.thestar.com/NASApp/cs/ContentServer?pagename=thestar/Layout/Article_Type1&c=Article&cid=1163890210026&call_pageid=968332188774&col=968350116467

Break up Liberal `old boys club'
New leader must bring more women into Parliament, says Tom Axworthy
http://www.thestar.com/NASApp/cs/ContentServer?pagename=thestar/Layout/Article_Type1&c=Article&cid=1163760487578&call_pageid=968256290204&col=968350116795

Bob Rae may not want to hear what his former NDP colleagues have to say
http://www.torontosun.com/News/Columnists/Blizzard_Christina/2006/11/19/2417552-sun.html

But since he pulls strings, PM should be ousted too, says Elizabeth May
http://www.thestar.com/NASApp/cs/ContentServer?pagename=thestar/Layout/Article_Type1&c=Article&cid=1163852289356&call_pageid=968256290204&col=968350116795

Ambrose has done nothing to merit dismissal, says Rondi Adamson
http://www.thestar.com/NASApp/cs/ContentServer?pagename=thestar/Layout/Article_Type1&c=Article&cid=1163852289353&call_pageid=968256290204&col=968350116795


POLITICS - US
U.S. 2008 campaign will be rough
http://www.torontosun.com/News/Columnists/Worthington_Peter/2006/11/19/2417192.html


PRESSURE POINTS
World may have averted bird flu pandemic, says expert
http://www.canada.com/victoriatimescolonist/news/story.html?id=b40b3e45-9327-4646-a366-84cf59fbca39

Spy leaves egg on U.S. faces - Book says Mohamed engaged in terrorism for two decades
http://www.torontosun.com/News/Columnists/Burnett_Thane/2006/11/19/2417550-sun.html


OPINION AND INFORMATION
Brit war critic takes us to task
http://www.edmontonsun.com/News/Canada/2006/11/19/2417222-sun.html

Greenhouse gas could boost oil production: Shell
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20061119.wshell1119/BNStory/Business/home

Counterfeiting at 'dangerous levels'
http://www.thestar.com/NASApp/cs/ContentServer?pagename=thestar/Layout/Article_Type1&c=Article&cid=1163941866904&call_pageid=968332188774&col=968350116467

Why are women's rights always the first to go?
http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/westview/story/3781673p-4373764c.html

Please, don't leave
Foreign troops are vital to restoring the integrity of Afghanistan
http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/westview/story/3781672p-4373737c.html

Tough love for the homeless
Vancouver's street people should be forced to get help
http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/westview/story/3781675p-4373807c.html


INFOS

# Le gouvernement a un style plus musclé sur la scène internationale dit Harper
http://mesnouvelles.branchez-vous.com/Nationales/061119/N111980U.html
        
# Choeurs d'enfants et badauds curieux accueillent Michaëlle Jean en Algérie
http://mesnouvelles.branchez-vous.com/Nationales/061119/N111986U.html

# Ambrose donne des indices que la position du Canada sur Kyoto évolue
http://mesnouvelles.branchez-vous.com/Nationales/061119/N111984U.html

# Le Bloc sort sa calculette et rappelle les conservateurs à l'ordre
http://mesnouvelles.branchez-vous.com/Nationales/061119/N111942U.html

Stéphane Dion convaincu qu'il a de bonnes chances d'être choisi chef du PLC
http://info.branchez-vous.com/Nationales/061119/N111926U.html

Le projet de Vic Toews décrié
http://www.cyberpresse.ca/article/20061119/CPACTUALITES/61119111/1025/FRONTPAGE

L'armée offre des cours sur l'amour et le sexe
http://www.cyberpresse.ca/article/20061119/CPACTUALITES/61119093/1025/FRONTPAGE

Le Bloc sort sa calculette et rappelle les conservateurs à l'ordre
http://www.cyberpresse.ca/article/20061119/CPACTUALITES/61119039/1025/FRONTPAGE

Bernard Lord prendra une décision concernant son avenir politique d'ici Noël
http://www.cyberpresse.ca/article/20061119/CPACTUALITES/61119021/1025/FRONTPAGE

Sommet de l'APEC
Consensus mou sur la Corée du Nord  - La déclaration finale du sommet de Hanoï porte essentiellement sur l'économie et ne mentionne pas la question du programme nucléaire nord-coréen, traitée à huis clos par les 21 pays de l'APEC. http://www.radio-canada.ca/nouvelles/International/2006/11/19/002-APEC-declaration-fin.shtml

Dion cherche le compromis
http://www.radio-canada.ca/nouvelles/Politique/2006/11/19/002-dion-nation-PLC.shtml


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