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Oil Sands: Canada's 10 Ethical Challenges: The Series

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Until Canada's elites and its citizens address these 10 critical issues, the project will become an increasing source of global and national conflict and Canada's reputation increasingly blackened, argues noted journalist Andrew Nikiforuk in this three-part series.

In This Series


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Oil Sands: Canada's 10 Ethical Challenges

ENERGY & EQUITY: How we turned a blessing into a curse, and ways to atone. Part one.

By Andrew Nikiforuk, 14 Oct 2011


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Two More Ethical Challenges to Canada's Oil Sands

ENERGY & EQUITY: Listing the limitations to bitumen boosting. Part two.

By Andrew Nikiforuk, 26 Oct 2011


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China, and Two More Ethical Challenges to Oil Sands

ENERGY & EQUITY: Last in a list of ways Canada is turning a blessing into a curse.

By Andrew Nikiforuk, 3 Nov 2011

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When Raymond Chandler Came to Victoria to Fight the Great War

Recently released records shed light on war career of creator of hard-boiled detective Philip Marlowe.

By Tom Hawthorn