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Subject: Daily Digest October 16, 2013
From: Joe Hueglin <phoenix.rising@bellnet.ca>
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The DAILY DIGEST: INFORMATION and OPINION from ST. JOHN'S to VICTORIA.
ARCHIVED at http://cdndailydigest.blogspot.com/

OPINION AND INFORMATION

>>>>>>>>>>CANADA<<<<<<<<<<


>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>HEADLINES ACROSS CANADA
<http://www.cbc.ca/bc/>CBCRritish
<http://www.cbc.ca/bc/>Columbia
»<http://www.cbc.ca/calgary/>Calgary
<http://www.cbc.ca/edmonton/>Edmonton
»<http://www.cbc.ca/sask/>Saskatchewan»
<http://www.cbc.ca/manitoba/>Manitoba»
<http://www.cbc.ca/thunderbay/>Thunder Bay»
<http://www.cbc.ca/sudbury/>Sudbury »
<http://www.cbc.ca/windsor/>Windsor »
<http://www.cbc.ca/kitchener-waterloo/>Kitchener-Waterloo
<http://www.cbc.ca/hamilton/>Hamilton
<http://www.cbc.ca/toronto/>Toronto
»<http://www.cbc.ca/ottawa/>Ottawa
<http://www.cbc.ca/montreal/>Montreal
»<http://www.cbc.ca/nb/>New Brunswick
<http://www.cbc.ca/pei/>Prince Edward Island
<http://www.cbc.ca/ns/>Nova Scotia
»<http://www.cbc.ca/nl/>Newfoundland & Labrador

<http://www.cbc.ca/north/>North
<http://atlantic.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Atlantic  <http://montreal.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Montreal  <http://ottawa.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Ottawa  <http://toronto.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Toronto  <http://northernontario.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Northern
Ontario  <http://kitchener.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
<http://kitchener.ctvnews.ca/>Kitchener
<http://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Winnipeg  <http://regina.ctvnews.ca/>CTV Regina
<http://saskatoon.ctvnews.ca/>CTVSaskatoon
<http://calgary.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Calgary  <http://edmonton.ctvnews.ca/>CTV
Edmonton  <http://bc.ctvnews.ca/>CTV British <http://bc.ctvnews.ca/>Columbia


>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>CP<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<


<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/osc-urging-corporate-canada-to-recruit-more-women/>OSC<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/osc-urging-corporate-canada-to-recruit-more-women/>
urging corporate Canada to recruit more women
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/b-c-and-u-s-grapple-over-columbia-river-pact/>B.C.,
U.S. grapple over Columbia River pact
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/the-canadian-press-2013-10-16-150320/>Harper
to conclude EU trade deal in Brussels
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/throne-speech-held-out-a-few-unique-promises/>Throne
speech held out a few unique promises
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/stay-the-course-in-next-parliament-harper/>Throne
speech marks start of 2015 campaign
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/quick-quotes-from-and-about-the-throne-speech/>Quick
quotes from and about the throne speech
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/police-in-standoff-with-man-in-elliot-lake/>Police
in standoff with man in Elliot Lake
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/winnipeg-lab-fine-tunes-ebola-virus-therapy/>Winnipeg
lab fine-tunes Ebola virus therapy
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/ndp-raise-questions-about-medical-labs/>Alberta
NDP raises questions about medical labs
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/black-to-ask-feds-to-guarantee-refinery-loan/>Black
to ask feds to guarantee refinery loan

<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/cyberbullying-law-promised-in-throne-speech/>Cyberbullying
law promised in throne speech
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/kinder-morgan-pipelines-best-debated-locally/>Kinder
Morgan: pipelines best debated
locally<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/is-government-trying-to-reshape-cdn-history/>
Is government trying to reshape Cdn history?
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/b-c-pet-killer-loses-appeal-of-conditions/>B.C.
pet killer loses appeal of pet ban
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/tire-causes-crash-on-queen-elizabeth-way/>Tire
causes crash on Queen Elizabeth Way
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/saskatchewan-needs-more-schools-premier/>Saskatchewan
needs more schools: premier
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/top-prison-official-at-inquest-today/>Costly
ideas will be nixed, prisons boss says
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/throne-speech-text/>Throne
speech text
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/davie-yards-gear-for-coast-guard-contracts/>Davie
Yards gear for Coast Guard contracts
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/man-and-woman-die-in-shooting-in-newfoundland/>Newfoundland
shooting a double-murder suicide

<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/hamilton-wants-province-to-pay-for-stun-guns/>Hamilton
wants province to pay for stun guns
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/manitoba-to-examine-flood-controls/>Manitoba
to examine flood
controls<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/tb-case-confirmed-at-toronto-high-school/>
TB case confirmed at Toronto high school
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/snc-lavalin-slashes-2013-profit-outlook/>SNC-Lavalin
slashes 2013 profit outlook
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/police-report-mailbox-bombings-in-niagara/>Police
report mailbox bombings in Niagara
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/greenpeace-protesters-block-burnaby-facility/>Greenpeace
protesters block Burnaby facility
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/opp-seek-witnesses-in-estaire-homicide/>OPP
seek witnesses in Estaire homicide
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/a-life-of-confusion-and-fear-torture-victim/>A
life of confusion and fear: torture victim
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/the-canadian-press-2013-10-16-150320/#.Ul7sOlAsl8E>Harper
headed to Brussels to conclude EU trade deal
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/canadian-admits-to-terror-charges-in-u-s/>Canadian
admits to terror charges in U.S.

<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/conference-board-says-northern-mining-to-weaken/>Conference
board says northern mining to weaken
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/the-canadian-press-2013-10-16-122319/#.Ul7Tk1Asl8E>Nova
Scotia's incoming premier to announce cabinet next week
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/the-canadian-press-2013-10-16-133500/#.Ul7R7VAsl8E>Manitoba
press secretary says 'reset' of cabinet coming before throne speech
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/rcmp-probe-suspicious-parliament-hill-package/#.Ul7DQlAsl8E>RCMP
probe suspicious Parliament Hill package, take person into custody
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/no-reprieve-from-senate-scandal-for-harper/#.Ul67-1Asl8E>No
reprieve from Senate scandal for Harper
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/stay-the-course-in-next-parliament-harper/#.Ul61EVAsl8E>Stay
the course in next Parliament: Harper
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/rob-ford-drug-coverage-complaint-unfounded/>Rob
Ford drug coverage complaint unfounded
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/new-brunswick-had-508m-deficit-last-year/>New
Brunswick had $508M deficit last year
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/toronto-shooting-leaves-man-in-hospital/>Toronto
shooting leaves man in hospital
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/the-canadian-press-2013-10-16-043008/#.Ul56FFAsl8E>Parliament
Hill becomes 'throne speech central' as federal MPs return to work

<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/15/malala-to-be-made-honorary-canadian-citizen/#.Ul5lAFAsl8E>Malala
Yousafzai to get honorary Canadian citizenship
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/rob-ford-drug-coverage-complaint-unfounded/#.Ul5mvVAsl8E>Rob
Ford drug coverage complaint unfounded
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/the-canadian-press-2013-10-16-043008/>Parliament
Hill becomes 'throne speech central' as federal MPs return to work




>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>The Tyee<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=926044&l=36872&ctl=16E20FF:D52C09EA3BD686D90CFDBEEDF02072EE8F7D795DAFB9E650&>Generation
Rent: San Francisco's Citizen Tenants
         Why does San Fran's tenant majority have
so much more clout than Vancouver's? Second in a series.
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=926044&l=36872&ctl=16E2100:D52C09EA3BD686D90CFDBEEDF02072EE8F7D795DAFB9E650&>The
Great Canadian Personal Data Grab
         Companies like RBC, Aeroplan use
aggressive new tactics to understand customer
habits. By
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=926044&l=36872&ctl=16E2106:D52C09EA3BD686D90CFDBEEDF02072EE8F7D795DAFB9E650&>Michael
Geist
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=926044&l=36872&ctl=16E2101:D52C09EA3BD686D90CFDBEEDF02072EE8F7D795DAFB9E650&>Elizabeth
May: How to Stop Harper's 'Elected Dictatorship'
         Green MP on PM's dangerous decisions,
opposition tactics and rustlings of hope in Tory benches.
<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=926044&l=36872&ctl=16E2102:D52C09EA3BD686D90CFDBEEDF02072EE8F7D795DAFB9E650&>VIDEO:
Street artist Banksy drives truck of stuffed, toy animals to slaughter in NYC
         <http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=926044&l=36872&ctl=16E2103:D52C09EA3BD686D90CFDBEEDF02072EE8F7D795DAFB9E650&>Builder<http://goto.thetyee.ca/t?r=1472&c=926044&l=36872&ctl=16E2103:D52C09EA3BD686D90CFDBEEDF02072EE8F7D795DAFB9E650&>
giveaway: Tickets to the Real Estate Foundation's Land Awards


>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Yahoo News<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

<http://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/canada-politics/throne-speech-help-stephen-harper-change-channel-senate-000217314.html>Will
the throne speech change the channel on the Senate scandal? 3 hours ago
         <http://ca.news.yahoo.com/neb-hearings-enbridge-plans-reverse-line-9-begin-080008321--finance.html>Enbridge's
proposed pipeline reversal a 'recipe for disaster': opponents 6 hours ago
<http://ca.news.yahoo.com/canadian-national-lab-scientists-fine-tune-possible-ebola-225807680.html>Canadian
national lab scientists work to fine-tune
possible Ebola virus therapy 4 hours ago
         <http://ca.news.yahoo.com/quebec-cheese-makers-furious-over-euro-trade-deal-222308494.html>Quebec
cheese makers furious over Euro trade deal 5 hours ago
<http://ca.news.yahoo.com/harper-barroso-free-trade-deal-between-canada-europe-190320651.html>Harper
to conclude free-trade deal with EU in Brussels,
but needs provinces 3 hours ago
         <http://ca.news.yahoo.com/b-c-medical-health-officer-says-problem-gambling-210607463.html>B.C.'s
medical health officer says problem gambling has more than doubled 3 hours ago
<http://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/dailybrew/canadian-university-campuses-hunting-grounds-sexual-predators-191052616.html>Are
Canadian university campuses hunting grounds for sexual predators? 8 hours ago
         <http://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/dailybrew/poster-promoting-breastfeeding-older-kids-nets-praise-health-202055832.html>Poster
promoting breastfeeding older kids nets praise for Health Canada 7 hours ago
<http://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/dailybrew/mayor-juana-fringe-candidate-challenging-popular-calgary-mayor-220750695.html>'Mayor-juana'
fringe candidate challenging popular Calgary Mayor 5 hours ago
         <http://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/dailybrew/ndp-mp-don-davies-regrets-twitter-misfire-bomb-165140701.html>NDP
MP Don Davies regrets Twitter misfire after
threat at Parliament Hill 11 hours ago

<http://ca.news.yahoo.com/pick-pay-cable-pricing-could-mean-end-channels-080508332--finance.html>Pick
and pay cable pricing could mean end of some
channels: industry insiders 3 hours ago
         <http://ca.news.yahoo.com/man-woman-dead-shooting-strip-mall-near-st-150119711.html>Police
in eastern Newfoundland investigate double-murder
suicide after shootings 6 hours ago
<http://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/dailybrew/ontario-press-council-releases-concerns-conclusions-over-reports-140003920.html>The
reasons Ontario Press Council cleared newspaper
reports critical of Rob and Doug Ford 13 hours ago
         <http://ca.news.yahoo.com/thai-foreign-ministry-says-plane-crash-neighbouring-laos-133214131.html>Canadian
among 49 people feared dead in Laos plane crash 3 hours ago
<http://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/daily-buzz/phoque-bardot-burger-draws-death-threats-quebec-restaurant-174236738.html>'Phoque
Bardot' burger draws death threats for Quebec restaurant owner 10 hours ago


>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Huffington Post<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<




<http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/16/throne-speech-highlights-2013_n_4110961.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Throne
Speech Highlights




         <http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/16/throne-speech-2013-cyberbullying_n_4111100.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Tories
Promise New Cyberbullying Law
<http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/16/quantos-law-legislation_n_4111178.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics&ir=Canada%20Politics>'Quanto's
Law' Could Become A Reality
         <http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/16/throne-speech-2013-full-text_n_4110988.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Full
Text Of Throne Speech




<http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/16/liberals-poll-leadership_n_4111954.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Everything's
Coming Up Trudeau: Poll
         <http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/16/rob-ford-fire-city-worker-sleeping_n_4111278.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Ford
Threatens To Fire City Worker
<http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/16/senate-expense-scandal-ndp_n_4108940.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>NDP
Pulls Fast One On Harper
         <http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/16/canada-eu-free-trade_n_4108662.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics&ir=Canada%20Politics>On
The Brink Of A Major Trade Deal
<http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/16/prime-ministers-office-bomb-threat_n_4108905.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Harper's
Office Evacuated After Suspicious Package Found
         <http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/16/don-davies-twitter_n_4109213.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Vancouver
MP Under Fire For Harper Tweet

<http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/16/rick-mercer-stephen-harper-appointments_n_4108006.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>WATCH:
Mercer Rips Harper For 'Train Wreck' Appointments
         <http://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/pm-s-keystone-xl-sales-pitch-at-nyc-event-cost-taxpayers-1.1498874>PM's
Pipeline Push Cost Taxpayers
<http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2013/10/16/economy_is_stephen_harpers_weak_spot_despite_conservative_bragging_walkom.html>Harper's
Achilles' Heel?
         <http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/15/elections-canada-advisory-panel_n_4102269.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Former
Star Politicians Assemble Amid Election Controversies
<http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/15/justin-trudeau-tom-mulcair-young-voters_n_4101328.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Could
The Kids Make Trudeau Prime Minister?
         <http://www.ipolitics.ca/2013/10/16/conservatives-appear-to-be-out-of-touch-with-their-voters/>Tories
Out Of Touch?
<http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/15/mary-dawson-ethics-canada_n_4102455.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>New
Ethics Guidance Quietly Issued
         <http://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/feds-want-to-change-the-channel-with-consumer-friendly-throne-speech-mulcair-1.1498611>Tories
Copying Us, Mulcair Says
<http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/15/james-anaya-united-nations-inquiry_n_4101817.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>UN
Official Backs Inquiry Into Missing, Murdered Aboriginal Women
         <http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/15/rob-ford-robocalls_n_4102558.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Rob
Ford: Robocalls Was Doug's Idea

<http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/15/canadian-senate-abolition_n_4102270.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Tories
Turning Against Senate?
         <http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/14/canada-throne-speech_n_4098858.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>ON
YOUR MARK, GET SET..
<http://www.ottawacitizen.com/news/Coyne+owes+after+failed+Liberal+leadership/9038515/story.html>Coyne
Owes $61,000
         <http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/feds-discussed-aid-for-xl-foods-to-ease-fallout-from-beef-recall/article14864041/>Feds
Considered Bailing Out XL Foods
<http://www.theglobeandmail.com/commentary/what-canada-committed-against-first-nations-was-genocide-the-un-should-recognize-it/article14853747/#dashboard/follows/>Canada
Committed Genocide: Former AFN Chief
         <http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/10/15/darrell-dexter-cabinet-caucus_n_4100668.html?utm_hp_ref=canada-politics>Dexter
Says Goodbye

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Vancouver Observer <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
<http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=926054&l=36555&ctl=16E2143:FA392A512116F3B88BAB1AC8D20AE6E1A7FD7569BF658B77&>Treaty
8 Tribal Chief Liz Logan asks UN to pressure BC
government to respect treaty rights
         <http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=926054&l=36555&ctl=16E2144:FA392A512116F3B88BAB1AC8D20AE6E1A7FD7569BF658B77&>Greenpeace
activists blockade Kinder Morgan Burnaby facility
<http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=926054&l=36555&ctl=16E2145:FA392A512116F3B88BAB1AC8D20AE6E1A7FD7569BF658B77&>Vancouver
Rent Bank boasts a year of preventing evictions
         <http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=926054&l=36555&ctl=16E2146:FA392A512116F3B88BAB1AC8D20AE6E1A7FD7569BF658B77&>The
trouble with Enbridge Northern Gateway's television ad
<http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=926054&l=36555&ctl=16E2147:FA392A512116F3B88BAB1AC8D20AE6E1A7FD7569BF658B77&>Is
Port's expansion of coal infrastructure a high
risk gamble? Land use plan gives rare chance for public input
         <http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=926020&l=36555&ctl=16E1F52:FA392A512116F3B8F3F462E72CA7327BA7FD7569BF658B77&>Tsleil-Waututh
lead prayer ceremony and Kinder Morgan protest: photos
<http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=926020&l=36555&ctl=16E1F54:FA392A512116F3B8F3F462E72CA7327BA7FD7569BF658B77&>Kronos
Quartet opens Chan Centre season with Phillip Glass World Premiere
         <http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=926020&l=36555&ctl=16E1F55:FA392A512116F3B8F3F462E72CA7327BA7FD7569BF658B77&>An
evening with Joe Sacco
<http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=926020&l=36555&ctl=16E1F56:FA392A512116F3B8F3F462E72CA7327BA7FD7569BF658B77&>Sexy
Halloween costumes are okay, now let's stop mocking them!
         <http://goto.vancouverobserver.com/t?r=1691&c=925975&l=36555&ctl=16E1BE7:FA392A512116F3B801461DBA98227FB7A7FD7569BF658B77&>Mercury
levels rising near Alberta's oil sands


>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>NATIONAL NEWSWATCH<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

<http://rabble.ca/blogs/bloggers/karl-nerenberg/2013/10/harper-delivers-tough-message-throne-speech-then-leaves-town>Harper
delivers a tough message in the throne speech, then leaves town


<http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/edmonton-mla-linked-to-alleged-smear-campaign-against-journalist-1.2054176>Edmonton
MLA linked to alleged smear campaign against journalist
         <http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/%C3%A1-la-carte-cable-tv-could-cost-more-limit-choice-experts-say-1.2054603>Á
la carte cable TV could cost more, limit choice, experts say
<http://www.torontosun.com/2013/10/15/paul-ainslie-to-ford-brothers-im-not-scared-of-you>Paul
Ainslie to Ford brothers: 'I'm not scared of you'
         <http://www.ottawasun.com/2013/10/15/shooting-in-nl-strip-mall-deaths-reported>Two
killed in N.L. strip mall shooting; shooter on the loose
<http://www.winnipegsun.com/2013/10/15/wynne-must-scrap-perfomance-pay>Wynne
must scrap perfomance pay
         <http://www.winnipegsun.com/2013/10/15/mark-milkes-tax-me-im-canadian-tackles-canadas-taxation-myths>Mark
Milke's 'Tax Me I'm Canadian!' tackles Canada's taxation myths
<http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2013/10/16/economy_is_stephen_harpers_weak_spot_despite_conservative_bragging_walkom.html>Economy
is Stephen Harper's weak spot despite Conservative bragging
         <http://o.canada.com/news/thin-agenda-plays-to-the-tory-base/>Thin
agenda plays to the Tory base
<http://o.canada.com/business/dairy-farmers-cheesed-off-at-reports-canada-eu-trade-deal-near/>Dairy
farmers cheesed off at reports Canada-EU trade deal near
         <http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2013/10/16/john-ivison-throne-speech-lacked-conviction-like-a-botox-treatment-gone-bad/>Speech
lacked conviction, like a Botox treatment gone bad

<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/the-nationalist-and-catholic-origins-of-the-pqs-charter-of-quebecois-values/>The
Nationalist and Catholic Origins of the PQ's Charter of Québécois Values
         <http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2013/10/16/mark-steyn-sticks-and-stones/>Sticks
and stones
<http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/squandering-canadas-moment/>Squandering
Canada's Moment
         <http://www.nationalnewswatch.com/2013/10/16/the-irresistible-force-meets-the-immovable-object/>The
Irresistible Force Meets The Immovable Object
<http://www.theglobeandmail.com/commentary/this-throne-speech-must-address-middle-class-anxiety/article14868772/>This
Throne Speech must address middle-class anxiety
         <http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2013/10/16/economy_is_stephen_harpers_weak_spot_despite_conservative_bragging_walkom.html>Economy
is Stephen Harper's weak spot despite Conservative bragging
<http://www.canada.com/opinion/columnists/Column+agenda+never+entirely+under+Harper+control/9039235/story.html>The
agenda is never entirely under Harper's control
         <http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2013/10/16/tasha-kheiriddin-a-government-in-search-of-distractions/>A
government in search of distractions
<http://www.theglobeandmail.com/commentary/no-new-tricks-this-old-dog-learns-throne-speech-themes/article14870529/>No
new tricks – this old dog learns Throne Speech themes




>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>FOREIGN AFFAIRS<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>The Globalist <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

<http://www.theglobalist.com/ted-cruz-missile/>The Cruz Missile
         Is a vast Canadian conspiracy
responsible for U.S. Republicans driving the
world economy to the edge of the abyss?
<http://www.theglobalist.com/american-anger-tea-party/>Global
Bite: American Anger and the Tea Party
         A member of Britain's House of Lords on
where is the anger of the Tea Party is really coming from.
<http://www.theglobalist.com/welfare-states-winner/>Welfare
States: And The Winner Is?
         In Focus | A performance comparison of
the West's three welfare models.
<http://www.theglobalist.com/global-food-security-10-challenges/>Global
Food Security: 10 Challenges
         <http://www.theglobalist.com/8-facts-world-food-day/>8
Facts for World Food Day

The West's Day of Fiscal Reckoning
Monday: <http://www.theglobalist.com/day-fiscal-reckoning/>Part I -- The Facts
The first step is to acknowledge the facts of the global fiscal condition.
Tuesday:
<http://www.theglobalist.com/western-worlds-day-fiscal-reckoning-part-2/>Part
II -- Dealing With Debt
In theory, there are four options to address the West's debt overhang.
Wednesday:
<http://www.theglobalist.com/western-worlds-day-fiscal-reckoning-part-iii/>Part
III -- Restructuring
Politicians might conclude that debt restructuring is inevitable.

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>The Real News Network<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
<http://premiere.whatcounts.com/t?r=1664&c=926040&l=36995&ctl=16E20C0:5F3481BF4D0F405F229B761F70E0F8BCEDC3615173C7E546&>More
than Half of Fast Food Workers Rely on Welfare
         <http://premiere.whatcounts.com/t?r=1664&c=926040&l=36995&ctl=16E20C1:5F3481BF4D0F405F229B761F70E0F8BCEDC3615173C7E546&>Economist:
There is no debt crisis
<http://premiere.whatcounts.com/t?r=1664&c=926040&l=36995&ctl=16E20C2:5F3481BF4D0F405F229B761F70E0F8BCEDC3615173C7E546&>Original
Yasuni Proposal Would Have Made Ecuador a Pilot Project for Green Development
         <http://premiere.whatcounts.com/t?r=1664&c=926040&l=36995&ctl=16E20C3:5F3481BF4D0F405F229B761F70E0F8BCEDC3615173C7E546&>The
Tea Party and the Suppression of the Left
<http://premiere.whatcounts.com/t?r=1664&c=926040&l=36995&ctl=16E20CC:5F3481BF4D0F405F229B761F70E0F8BCEDC3615173C7E546&>US
eases  rules on Exporting Military Technology to
Secure Role as World's Leading Arms Dealer - YouTube
         <http://premiere.whatcounts.com/t?r=1664&c=926040&l=36995&ctl=16E20CD:5F3481BF4D0F405F229B761F70E0F8BCEDC3615173C7E546&>Exclusive<http://premiere.whatcounts.com/t?r=1664&c=926040&l=36995&ctl=16E20CD:5F3481BF4D0F405F229B761F70E0F8BCEDC3615173C7E546&>:
Another U.S. Whistleblower Jailed? Investor
Jailed After Exposing Corrupt Azerbaijani Oil Deal



>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Reader Supported News<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

Fascism With a Democratic Face  "The democratic
process was kidnapped by Republicans (and seven
Democrats) in the U.S. House
of         Representatives on October 1."
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BP Oil Spill: Ex-Halliburton Manager Pleads
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         The Folly of Empire
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Inequality Is a Choice
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         Monsanto Buys a Food Prize
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George W. Bush and the Real Story of the Great
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         Privacy Fears Grow as Cities Increase
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The Desert of Israeli Democracy
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         Chevron Goes to Trial in New York Over
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Mysterious Missile Launch Seen From Space Station
<http://theviralpost.com/mysterious-missile-launch-seen-from-space-station/>Source

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<http://www.eutimes.net/2012/05/nasa-plans-to-land-on-asteroid-and-stay-for-a-month/>NASA
plans to Land on Asteroid and stay for a Month
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2011/02/mars500-crew-arrives-at-red-planet-on-simulated-mission/>Mars500
crew 'arrives at Red Planet' on simulated mission
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/07/new-evidence-proves-existence-of-space-wind/>New
Evidence proves existence of Space Wind
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<http://www.eutimes.net/2013/03/universe-100-million-years-older-than-previous-estimates/>Universe
100 million years older than previous estimates
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