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Break the Bank

The case for selling Alberta Treasury Branches.

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Dialogue: Should Government Go into Debt?

Ted Morton and Trevor Tombe differ (respectively) on government debt.

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Salestaxphobia

With oil revenues low, perhaps forever, is it time for Albertans to get over our aversion to a sales tax?

Meet the Minister

Joe Ceci

Preview our interview with Alberta’s Finance Minster.

This Land

It’s Complicated, Honey

One ecologist likens putting a colony of domestic honeybees in a rural landscape to dropping an ecological bomb.

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Making a Living

I hope the millennial generation is listening. You can be that workforce. You can make a nice living—OK, a living—saving the world.

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Taxes

About a year ago, my son Jordan, some friends and colleagues and I put together a book on taxes in Canada, Tax Is Not a Four-Letter Word. We had quite different views about how high taxes should [...]

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Trish Audette-Longo

Trish Audette-Longo is a freelance journalist and editor. She covered crime, politics and the environment for the Edmonton Journal between 2005 and 2012.

Alex Rettie

Alex Rettie is a Calgary writer. Alex reviewed “Less Painful Duties” by C.D. Evans, in the March issue of Alberta Views.

Ted Morton

Ted Morton is a former MLA (Foothills-Rocky View; 2004-2012), Progressive Conservative leadership candidate (2006; 2011), Finance Minister (2010-2011) and Energy Minister (2011-2012). He taught at the University of Calgary and is a senior fellow at the Manning Centre.

Trevor Tombe

Trevor Tombe is an associate professor of economics at the University of Calgary and a research fellow at the School of Public Policy. His research and writing focuses on topics from international trade and public finance to energy and environmental policy.

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Our Writers

Trish Audette-Longo

Trish Audette-Longo is a freelance journalist and editor. She covered crime, politics and the environment for the Edmonton Journal between 2005 and 2012.

Alex Rettie

Alex Rettie is a Calgary writer. Alex reviewed “Less Painful Duties” by C.D. Evans, in the March issue of Alberta Views.

Ted Morton

Ted Morton is a former MLA (Foothills-Rocky View; 2004-2012), Progressive Conservative leadership candidate (2006; 2011), Finance Minister (2010-2011) and Energy Minister (2011-2012). He taught at the University of Calgary and is a senior fellow at the Manning Centre.

Trevor Tombe

Trevor Tombe is an associate professor of economics at the University of Calgary and a research fellow at the School of Public Policy. His research and writing focuses on topics from international trade and public finance to energy and environmental policy.

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Thug Life

The month after Chris Crane’s 18th birthday was a blur. The Alberta Warriors gang member spent most of it drunk ...

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INVASION, BY TERESA POSYNIAK,

2017. Oil, chalk pastel and charcoal on linen. 36″ x 36″. Christine Klassen Gallery.

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Could It Happen Here?

by Michael Adams
Reviewed by Harold Jansen

Darwin’s Moving

 by Taylor Lambert
Reviewed by Yutaka Dirks

The Unravelling

by Clem Martini, Illustrated by Oliver Martini
Reviewed by Barbara Schneider

Annie Muktuk

by Norma Dunning
Reviewed by Candace Fertile

Less Painful Duties

by C.D. Evans
Reviewed by Alex Rettie
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INVASION by Teresa Posyniak,

2017. Oil, chalk pastel and charcoal on linen. 36″ x 36″. Christine Klassen Gallery.

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Books

Could It Happen Here?

by Michael Adams
Reviewed by Harold Jansen

Darwin’s Moving

 by Taylor Lambert
Reviewed by Yutaka Dirks

The Unravelling

by Clem Martini, Illustrated by Oliver Martini
Reviewed by Barbara Schneider

Annie Muktuk

by Norma Dunning
Reviewed by Candace Fertile

Less Painful Duties

by C.D. Evans
Reviewed by Alex Rettie
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