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Alberta has only itself to blame for bitumen problems
Climenhaga, David J.
The article explains why Alberta has primarily itself to blame for the low price of its bitumen, a situation built on years of mismanagement in government and poor industry advice.
Alberta Oil and the Declince of Democracy in Canada
Shrivastava, Meenal; Stefanick, Lorna (eds.)
If reliance on oil production undermines democratic participation and governance in Canada, then what does the Alberta case suggest for the future of democracy in other industrialized nations?
Alberta's Problem Isn't Pipelines; It's Bad Policy Decisions: Bitumen prices are low because the province has ignored at least a decade of warnings.
Nikiforuk, Andrew
A 2007 Alberta government report indicates that the provincial government has been aware for more than a decade that its oilsands policies were setting the stage for today's price crisis.
Democracy in Alberta: Social Credit and the Party System
Macpherson, C.B.
An examination of the development of the party system in Alberta.
Oil Industry Cleanup Costs Vastly Exceed Alberta Government’s Estimates
Transcript of interview with Regan Boychuk of Reclaim Alberta on the cost to clean up after Alberta's tar sand industry.
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Slumming It At the Rodeo: The Cultural Roots of Canada's Right-Wing Revolution
Laird, Gordon
Are the Federal Reform Party's Manning, Ontario's Harris and Alberta's Klein the struttin' cowboy champions of direct democracy? Or just sell- outs to the private sector? Laird tackles these question...
Welcome to the Orwellian world of Wildrose, where keeping your promises makes you a liar
Climehaga, David
Notwithstanding the unexpected election of a New Democratic Party majority government in Alberta last May 5, 2015, it's pretty obvious a lot of Albertans -- especially the business crowd in Calgary --...

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