August 22 – September 4, 2013

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Prairie Dog Cover Aug 22, 2013

NEWS

No End In Sight Victoria and Favour: 14 months in sanctuary by Vanda Schmöckel READ

Finicky Fed Funding Is a P3 plant the only way to get some sweet sewage simoleans? by Paul Dechene READ

COLUMNS

WORLD The Racist Immigrants Australia’s boat people are scared of Asia by Gwynne Dyer READ

SCIENCE MATTERS Butt Ugly Cigarette pollution is more than smoke by David Suzuki READ

FEEDBACK

LETTERS Pity The Poor Editor READ

THE LABOUR DAY REPORT

INTRO The Big Brainwash Union-bashing is the real new black by Chris Kirkland READ

Labour Under Siege How so-called accountability laws unfairly target unions by Lisa Johnson READ

Why Does Everyone Hate Unions? Regina’s water plant battle shows the power of labour-bashing by Paul Dechene READ

A Dog’s Breakfast The government’s new labour laws are confusing and costly by Gregory Beatty READ

LEISURE

SCIENCE Building Beasts The Science Centre: Here Be Monsters by Gregory Beatty READ

SPORTS Bomber Threats Winnipeg has a stadium-sized debacle by Stephen LaRose READ

MOVIES

FILM REVIEW The World’s End by Jorge Ignacio Castillo READ

FILM REVIEW Blackfish by Jorge Ignacio Castillo READ

HNETFLIX Aspect Ratios! by Shane Hnetka READ

MUSIC

From The Basement Babysitter: stellar cellar Canadian culture by Carl Johnson READ

ALBUM REVIEWS Franz Ferdinand, Braids, The Dodos, No Age READ

SOUND CHECK Peace and Quiet by Amber Goodwyn READ

EXTRAS!

BONUS COLUMN Regina’s Sidewalk Menace READ

QCC Be Silent, Philistine READ