The Clan MacPherson Daily


In one day, the ground shifts in Alberta politics in ways unexpected, sometimes uplifting, sometimes troubling

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Jody MacPherson - On March 23, Lewis Cardinal became the first nominated federal NDP candidate in Canada for the expected 2015 election. (Photo by Dave Cournoyer, used with permission.) Yesterday he stepped aside in...

Baird’s Middle East tour has a murky purpose - The Globe and Mail

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Amy MacPherson - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird is on a long visit to the Middle East. Like Canadian foreign policy in general these days, the exact purpose of the trip is a bit murky. No doubt it will be anot...

BBC News - Anxious time for Syria's Christians amid Easter

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Tony macpherson - Around the world Christians are marking Holy Week in the run up to Easter, one of the most important dates in their calendar. For Syria's Christians, it is also an anxious time as the country's war...

Joyce McMillan: Is the No camp killing the Union? - The Scotsman

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Karen Macpherson - In September, Better Together may pay the price for its lack of vision about Scotland’s future, writes Joyce McMillan LAST NOVEMBER, I was invited to say a few words at the launch of a book by the ...