Weekly roundup August 24 – 30


Don’t tread on my beer The Globe and Mail

Policing in Canada: From grim statistics to protests, what it’s like to patrol the streets of Toronto National Post

Why Stephen Harper trumpets boutique tax credits National Post


Weekly roundup August 17 – 23


How do you spot the next terrorist? The Globe and Mail

Brazil’s colour bind The Globe and Mail

Why is Canadian English Unique? BBC

The sinking of the Canadian Navy Maclean’s

The Secret of Airbnb’s Pricing Algorithm IEEE Spectrum


Weekly roundup August 10 – 16


The folly of universal childcare National Post

When It Comes to Building Support for Rate Increases, Communication Comes First

The problem with bike helmets Ottawa Citizen

Hard to make new Ontario pension plan look like anything but an unneeded tax National Post


Weekly roundup August 3 – 9


Dropping In (about CJSW) UCalgary Alumni Magazine

Toronto Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna nothing but ‘iron and steel’ on the mound National Post

Inside Royal Bank of Canada’s Latin Misadventure The Wall Street Journal


Weekly roundup July 27 – August 2


Inside the Secret World of Russia’s Cold War Mapmakers Wired

It’s Hard to Bet Against Houses Bloomberg View

Say goodbye to the weirdest border dispute in the world Washington Post



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Weekly roundup July 20 – 26


Toronto stuck with governments that think local when many major problems are regional National Post

Why Britain has secret ‘Ghost Trains’ BBC

NYC’s Kennedy Airport Building Luxury Animal Terminal The New York Times


Weekly roundup July 13 – 19


The real problem with all that tax debt Canadians owe Maclean’s

Paint Every Insignificance a Sign Said the Gramophone

Pierre and his spin National Post

Attention, people: Your phone should never make noise in public Fusion

Premiers’ energy strategy just an agreement to do as they like National Post