Monthly Archives: October 2017

RE: Appropriation

For First Nations writers in Canada, the past two years have been bruising ones. In 2016, serious questions emerged about Joseph Boyden, a Canadian writer who has long claimed indigenous roots, but in reality has none. Then early this year, … Continue reading

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TransCanada scraps $12 billion oil pipeline

TransCanada Corp abandoned its C$15.7 billion ($12.52 billion) cross-country Energy East pipeline on Thursday amid mounting regulatory hurdles, dealing a blow to the country’s oil export ambitions.——Reuters October 5, 2017 If you believe the recent headlines announcing the TransCanada Corporation’s … Continue reading

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