Looming shortage of nurses – Update
September 30, 2010, No Comments

Possibly nurses are leaving because they are underutilized?  Almost a year later and the situation is not getting bette ...

Wednesday Night #1491
September 29, 2010, No Comments

See also Wednesday-Night.com for photos and more Napoleon The pecking order governs our lives collectively as well as in ...

U.S. Immigration issues
September 24, 2010, 1 Comment

Stephen Colbert on Capitol Hill: Did he help migrant workers? Yes, Stephen Colbert made members of Congress visibly nerv ...

Wednesday Night #1490
September 22, 2010, No Comments

Peter Trent made a brief and welcome visit, having completed the ‘monastic pursuit’ of writing of his book o ...

Oil spill – Gulf of Mexico 2010
September 19, 2010, No Comments

Timeline: BP oil spill (20 April to 19 September) 3 August New study finds that Gulf oil spill is the largest in history ...

Don Wedge R.I.P.
September 16, 2010, No Comments

City, colleagues honour Don Wedge What would have been the 80th birthday of well-known Westmount columnist and activist ...

Wednesday Night #1489
September 15, 2010, 1 Comment

Frank Kruzick introduced his daughter Stephanie who lives and works (as a teacher of English as a second language) in Cr ...

Land, Water And Conflict
September 15, 2010, 1 Comment

The TWO Analysis – Introducing a Methodology for the Transboundary Waters Opportunity Analysis . The report details an ...

Asia Floods 2010
September 13, 2010, No Comments

BOUGAINVILLE FLOODS LEAVE THOUSANDS IN DISTRESS Victims without food, medical assistance PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea ...

Alanna Mitchell: The Gulf’s Bigger Environmental Disaster
September 11, 2010, No Comments

A blowout is not the worst thing. What we are all doing already every day is the worst thing. (The Daily Beast) Lost in ...