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Brian Stewart: More espionage now than during the Cold War - Canada - CBC News

Brian Stewart: More espionage now than during the Cold War - Canada - CBC News | Social 30 | Scoop.it
The conviction of Sub-Lt. Jeffrey Delisle for spying for the Russians is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to international espionage, Brian Stewart reports.
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Omar Khadr returning to Canada

Omar Khadr returning to Canada | Social 30 | Scoop.it
Omar Khadr, who has been in a U.S. detention camp since October 2002 following his capture by U.S. forces in Afghanistan, is on his way to Canada from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to serve the balance of his sentence.
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The Tyee – Euro Treaty Would Give Harper More Power at Home

The Tyee – Euro Treaty Would Give Harper More Power at Home | Social 30 | Scoop.it
CETA will kill jobs, rob provinces of powers to steer own courses. Can it be stopped?
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The iPhone’s sexy, but ‘I save’ is far smarter

The iPhone’s sexy, but ‘I save’ is far smarter | Social 30 | Scoop.it
The only way to save more is to spend less.
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Peter Lougheed, Mr. Alberta, helped the province come of age

Peter Lougheed, Mr. Alberta, helped the province come of age | Social 30 | Scoop.it
He governed as a Tory and behaved like a gentleman...
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Top Business Stories: Canadian dollar closes in on 3¢ above parity

Top Business Stories: Canadian dollar closes in on 3¢ above parity | Social 30 | Scoop.it
Bank of Canada, Fed expectations help buoy currency...
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Tuesdays with Walter Part 01 – Leading A Church that is More American than Christian

Tuesdays with Walter Part 01 – Leading A Church that is More American than Christian | Social 30 | Scoop.it
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The Charter at 30: Don’t hate us because our Constitution’s beautiful | Full Comment | National Post

The Charter at 30: Don’t hate us because our Constitution’s beautiful | Full Comment | National Post | Social 30 | Scoop.it
Tuesday marks the 30th anniversary of patriation and the enactment of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Regrettably, our government has shunned any official celebration of these events. But not to worry.
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What are Crown corporations and why do they exist? - Canada - CBC News

What are Crown corporations and why do they exist? - Canada - CBC News | Social 30 | Scoop.it
Crown corporations have been a part of Canadian life for almost a century. On the eve of the auditor general's spring report, which will examine the finances of three Crown corporations, we take a look at how these hybrid entities operate.
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Just days after Harper's budget, the axe begins to fall - Globe and Mail

Just days after Harper's budget, the axe begins to fall - Globe and Mail | Social 30 | Scoop.it
Globe and MailJust days after Harper's budget, the axe begins to fallGlobe and MailThe Harper government's austerity budget will start cutting a swath through the federal government this week as bureaucrats begin receiving letters informing them...
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Video: Anti-capitalism protests turn violent in Germany

Video: Anti-capitalism protests turn violent in Germany | Social 30 | Scoop.it
Raw video: Violence erupts in Frankfurt during Europe-wide anti-capitalism day.
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EconStories.tv | Archive | Videos

EconStories.tv | Archive | Videos | Social 30 | Scoop.it

Absolutely fantastic fun to see the difference between free markets and mixed markets as exemplified by Keynes and Hayek.

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Enbridge raises $1.75-billion in equity since September

Enbridge raises $1.75-billion in equity since September | Social 30 | Scoop.it

This is what we were talking about today.  Enbridge is selling more shares of its company so that it can raise money from investors to pay for some of its ideas and capital projects.

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Cameron rebuffs referendum critics

Cameron rebuffs referendum critics | Social 30 | Scoop.it
David Cameron defends his commitment to hold a referendum on the UK's future in Europe - as UK rivals and European leaders criticise the plan.
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U.S. a big winner if Canada-EU sign trade deal

U.S. a big winner if Canada-EU sign trade deal | Social 30 | Scoop.it
If Europe wins greater patent protection for brand-name drugs, American pharmaceutical giants will reap the benefits...
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Federal Tories and NDP tied for support, Nanos poll says - Politics - CBC News

Federal Tories and NDP tied for support, Nanos poll says - Politics - CBC News | Social 30 | Scoop.it
The federal Conservatives and the New Democrats are neck-and-neck in terms of overall support from Canadians, a new poll finds, despite Prime Minister Stephen Harper's personal brand getting a boost from undecided voters.
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Will legendary Avro Arrow make Lazarus-like return?

Will legendary Avro Arrow make Lazarus-like return? | Social 30 | Scoop.it
Backers of 1950s aborted jet fighter says redesigned Canadian interceptor superior to U.S.-made F35s preferred by Harper government...
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New Era - What changes has the world revolution brought to Africa?

New Era - What changes has the world revolution brought to Africa? | Social 30 | Scoop.it
By Prof Yang Ganfu

THE world revolution refers to those happenings in Europe and North America during the 18th through 20th centuries in the fields of science, technology, education, economy, politics and communications.
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Royal Bank quarterly profit jumps to record $2.2B - Business - CBC News

Royal Bank quarterly profit jumps to record $2.2B - Business - CBC News | Social 30 | Scoop.it
The Royal Bank of Canada earns a record $2.24 billion in the quarter ended July 31, an increase of $946 million or 73 per cent from the same period last year.
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Canadian banks rated safest in world - Business - CBC News

Canadian banks rated safest in world - Business - CBC News | Social 30 | Scoop.it
Moody's rating agency is calling Canada's bank sector the soundest in the world and a safe haven for investors.
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Under Harper, Canada has arguably become the best-governed country in the world

Under Harper, Canada has arguably become the best-governed country in the world | Social 30 | Scoop.it
David Frum: Under the Harper government, Canada can fairly claim to be the best-governed country among advanced democracies in the world.
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Video: Suu Kyi hopes for new dawn in Myanmar

Video: Suu Kyi hopes for new dawn in Myanmar | Social 30 | Scoop.it
After an apparently solid election win for her opposition party in Myanmar, Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi says she hopes her victory will mark the start of a new era in the country.
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Jonathan Kay on Canada’s Parliamentary advantage: Why Harper can trim a budget, while Obama can’t | Full Comment | National Post

Jonathan Kay on Canada’s Parliamentary advantage: Why Harper can trim a budget, while Obama can’t | Full Comment | National Post | Social 30 | Scoop.it
Here's a question for Canadians to ponder on budget week: How has Canada maintained a healthy balance sheet while America chalks up year after year of $1-trillion-plus deficits?
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Canadian Tire pleads guilty in gas price-fixing scheme

Canadian Tire pleads guilty in gas price-fixing scheme | Social 30 | Scoop.it
Companies were fined a total of $2-million, with Pioneer facing a $985,000 fine and Mr. Gas, which pleaded guilty to price-fixing only in Brockville, will pay a $150,000 fine.
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