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Feature articles and analysis on politics, society and culture.
Citizen Action—a first-person account of how one individual has had an effect on government, whether through organizing rallies or old fashioned letter writing.
Democracy Elsewhere—how other places do things—e.g. Estonia’s online voting, Ireland’s citizens’ assembly—to provide ideas about how we might improve things here.
Constituency Close Up—a description of a constituency, its challenges and its MLA.
Dialogue—two people disagree on an issue and show the pros and cons of a position.
Columnists—senator Paula Simons, conservationist Kevin Van Tighem, humorist Fred Stenson and legislative reporter Graham Thomson provide diverse points of view.
Reviews of Alberta books keep you up to date on the work of local writers.
Scene—theatre, music, dance, film, literary and visual arts around the province.
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