Obama Faces Calls to Reform Reagan-Era Mass Surveillance Order
Obama Faces Calls to Reform Reagan-Era Mass Surveillance Order

A coalition of civil liberties groups and members of Congress are calling on President Obama to urgently review a controversial executive order…

Teachers strike protest
Teachers strike protest

Teachers strike protest Parents and their children mak their voices heard outside of Premier Christy Clark’s MLA Westside-Kelowna office in…

For Air Pollution, Trash Is a Burning Problem
For Air Pollution, Trash Is a Burning Problem

When atmospheric scientist Christine Wiedinmyer first went to Ghana in 2011 to investigate air pollution produced by burning different materials…

ISIS is a Problem That Only Iraqis Can Solve
ISIS is a Problem That Only Iraqis Can Solve

Christopher Paul and Colin Clarke have studied 71 insurgencies during the post-WWII period and have concluded that every successful…

U.S. Solar Manufacturer Wants Tariffs On The Chinese As Punishment For Cyber-Attacks
U.S. Solar Manufacturer Wants Tariffs On The Chinese As Punishment For Cyber-Attacks

CREDIT: Shutterstock Industrial espionage, punitive tariffs and trade wars — as the New York Times reported on Monday, they’re just…

Chinese Commodity Crash Continues, But Pigs Are Flying
Chinese Commodity Crash Continues, But Pigs Are Flying

When it comes to keeping track of China’s economy, one can listen, and ignore, the official goalseeked and made-up-on-the-fly data released…