THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM A Blog by Donna Thomson: A Policy Framework to Support Caregivers

Yesterday I presented at a Carleton University conference titled ‘More Than Getting By: Putting Daily Life at the Heart of Our Struggles’.   I was one of the few non-academics – most were scholars in the areas of political economy, women’s studies, sociology or social work.   My session was titled ‘The Costs of Care’ ...

OPSEU Diablogue: Gagnon: Rising drug costs unsustainable — not Medicare

Dr. Marc Andre Gagnon says that while Medicare is sustainable, rising drug costs are not. A leading expert on pharmaceutical policy in Canada, Carleton University’s Gagnon spoke Saturday at the Students for Medicare conference in Toronto. Gagnon says drug costs … Continue reading →

Bill Longstaff: Carleton makes amends … sort of

Carleton University has finally attempted to atone for accepting what was little better than a bribe and then trying to cover it up. In 2010, the university made a secret deal with Calgary businessman Clayton Riddell which, in return for a $15-million donation for a graduate program in political management, would allow the Riddell Foundation ...

An individual with opinions.: Breaking News: academic institutions and Canadian media continue to confuse Canadians over the Clayton H. Riddell Graduate Program in Political Management donor agreement at Carleton University.

Less than 24 hours ago, I pointed out the inconsistency and confusing manner in which Carleton is dealing with the Clayton H. Riddell affair. It almost seems as if they’re deliberately confusing. Though, it’s not as if the press is helping. The Canadian Press has been issuing statements and “facts” that contradict what Carleton is ...

An individual with opinions.: Breaking News: academic institutions and Canadian media continue to confuse Canadians over the Clayton H. Riddell Graduate Program in Political Management donor agreement at Carleton University.

Less than 24 hours ago, I pointed out the inconsistency and confusing manner in which Carleton is dealing with the Clayton H. Riddell affair. It almost seems as if they’re deliberately confusing. Though, it’s not as if the press is helping. The Canadian Press has been issuing statements and “facts” that contradict what Carleton is ...

An individual with opinions.: Clayton H. Riddell Graduate Program in Political Management at Carleton University – Carleton continues to confuse Canadians.

Breaking news, as they say, Carleton University has apparently renegotiated the deal with Clayton Riddell. Carleton seems to be talking out both sides of their mouths, still. Originally, according to the Canadian Press and other sources Carleton proported the deal was “improper” and, the $15-million donor agreement for its showcase school of political management, fronted ...

An individual with opinions.: Clayton H. Riddell Graduate Program in Political Management at Carleton University – Carleton continues to confuse Canadians.

Breaking news, as they say, Carleton University has apparently renegotiated the deal with Clayton Riddell. Carleton seems to be talking out both sides of their mouths, still. Originally, according to the Canadian Press and other sources Carleton proported the deal was “improper” and, the $15-million donor agreement for its showcase school of political management, fronted ...

BigCityLib Strikes Back: Inside Preston Manning’s Secret Deal With Carleton U

Dennis Gruending looks and finds an Alberta oil-man, a passel of old-time Reform Party operatives, a few token Libs, and of course no smelly hippies.  Something funny going on?

DeSmogBlog: Fake Heartland "Scientist" Infiltrates Canadian University

CASS logo.jpg Bogus climate course “a source of embarrassment to the institution” An energy industry public relations man and lobbyist with no background in climate science has infiltrated Carleton University in the Canadian capital of Ottawa, teaching a course on climate change denial that other Carleton professors describe as “a source of embarrassment to the institution.” Tom ...