Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The Alberta tar sands have a new man in Washington. Alberta MP Rob Merrifield announced on Wednesday he was resigning his seat in parliament to serve as Alberta’s envoy to D.C., where he will focus on gaining approval for the Keystone XL pipeline, among other issues. The appointment is...
Jon Queally, staff writer
The people of Scotland are heading to polling stations and casting their votes...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
“The USDA’s approval of these crops is proof that today’s destructive,...

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A straight-faced New York Times has reported an agreement between Palestinian and U.N. officials to begin delivery of building materials into Gaza. But it fails to mention a couple of key points: The generous Israeli officials allowing the start of reconstruction are the same thugs and killers who destroyed everything that now must be rebuilt, and their construction industry stands to make millions by a de facto policy banning non-Israeli reconstruction aid from entering Gaza.