Andrew Nikiforuk

Andrew Nikiforuk is an award-winning Calgary, Alberta journalist and author. http://www.andrewnikiforuk.com/

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Monday, July 1, 2013 - 1:51pm
Oh, Canada: How America's Friendly Northern Neighbor Became a Rogue, Reckless Petrostate
For decades, the world has thought of Canada as America's friendly northern neighbor -- a responsible, earnest, if somewhat boring, land of hockey fans and single-payer health care. On the big issues, it has long played the global Boy Scout, reliably
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Friday, June 3, 2011 - 9:29am
How Fish Use Energy Teaches True Oil Economics
Charlie Hall, the outspoken ecologist who charges that neoclassical economists largely write fairy tales, is having a good day in Puerto Rico. The sun is shining and girls in bikinis are walking down the beach. But Hall, as usual, is thinking about how surplus energy makes the world go around and why the U.S. economy is faltering.
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Thursday, January 8, 2004 - 8:39am
Mad Cow Disease: An Issue Comes to a Head
One mad cow is messy; two are messier. And in the next few months, if and when North American regulators actually begin to gather some real science by testing thousands of cows, the picture will likely get even dirtier.
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