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Postmedia in the gutter

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Richard Wagamese and an Indigenous literary resurgence

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Lorne Sossin

Lorne Sossin teaches in the Faculty of Law at the University of Toronto.

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Lorne Sossin

Does Independence Matter?

From Elections Canada to the nuclear watchdog, the Harper government seems to disagree July‚ÄďAugust 2008
The old saw is that if the only tool you have is a hammer, every problem looks like a nail. For Canada’s federal government, the hammer is partisanship and, of late, the unlucky nails have been a disparate set of independent public agencies, from Elections Canada to the Canadian Military Complaints Commission to the Canadian Nuclear Safety…