July 1, 2005

Le Québec à  l’ère du développement durable

Une quinzaine d’années apré€s le lancement du plan vert canadien par le gouvernement fédéral conservateur en 1990, le ministre du Développement durable, de l’Environnement et des Parcs du Québec,...

Corinne Gendron
July 1, 2005

Provisioning cities – a new urban agenda

The New Deal proposed by the federal government for our cash-strapped cities consists of GST refunds and harmonized sales taxes that were approved in 2004; the allocation of a...

Roy Woodbridge
July 1, 2005

Organic food and farming systems: taking stock of the benefits

The Canadian food and agriculture sector is currently facing some significant environmental, food safety and financial difficulties which are affecting percep- tions of Canadian food, both domestically and internation-...

Rod MacRae, Ralph C. Martin
July 1, 2005

L’Europe sans vélo

« L’Europe », disait souvent Jacques Delors, président de la Commis- sion européenne de 1985 aÌ€ 1995, « c’est comme un vélo, si on arré‚te de pédaler, on tombe...

Alain Noà«l
July 1, 2005

Separating church from state

Several months ago, while read- ing my morning newspaper, I was quite struck by a letter to the editor from an evangelical Christian. It had to do with same-sex...