To the Editor;
When I read the article regarding what Rob Saik had said about Genetically Modified crops (November 23rd), several things came to mind.
1. I am not a scientist.
2. The experts tell us that the number of bees, birds, butterflies and frogs are dwindling.
3. I do have common sense.
Here I will not get into the GMO vs. Organic debate; I’ll leave that to the experts. However, if you have ever sprayed the herbicide Roundup on anything, you will have seen that it is very potent, killing

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To the Editor;
Lately we see articles about diminishing pollution, thereby saving the planet’s atmosphere from heating up, by producing other ways of making (electrical) energy - solar, wind, water power, etc. The articles gleefully announce an expected 58 per cent result by 2050. That is about 34 years from now, still within the lifetime of most of us. However, we seem just as gleefully to forget, that currently (and there is no curbing in sight) we collectively increase the global populat

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To the Editor;
Albertans will be starting the new year not only with a huge deficit, courtesy of, our NDP government, but a carbon tax which will increase the cost of absolutely everything. Those who do not work in the public sector and enjoy a union contract which provides a cost of living increase will find themselves living as second class citizens. I realize that this sounds dramatic and overstated and I admit it will not happen overnight but happen it will. Those on a low or fixed income wil

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To the Editor;
Re: “Commentators did their best to spin the inevitable”; Wed., Nov. 16, 2016.
The author claims Hillary Clinton is a dishonest person, and he portrays the media as being “infantile” because it didn’t support Mr. Trump.
Yes, Ms. Clinton did make mistakes, and she was not entirely honest, but for the writer to paint Trump as a “knight in shining armour” is being totally disingenuous.
Let’s look at Trump’s background, eh? He has had

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