Penney Kome

Award-winning journalist and author Penney Kome has published six non-fiction books and hundreds of periodical articles, as well as writing a national column for 12 years and a local (Calgary) column for four years. Her books include Somebody Has To Do It: Whose Work Is Housework? (McClelland & Stewart 1982); The Taking of Twenty-Eight: Women Challenge the Constitution (Women's Educational Press, 1983); and Peace: A Dream Unfolding (Sierra Club Books 1986). She was Editor of Straightgoods.com from 2004 - 2013.

Penney Kome
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Jun 21, 2002

Calgary Lockdown

Penney Kome
In preparation for G8 meetings in Kananaskis next week, Calgarians are witnessing unprecedented security measures. So why don't they feel safe?
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May 9, 2002

Harper Ducks Calgary By-Election Against NDPer

Penney Kome
What, not good enough for you? For Calgary's upcoming by-election, a debate between New Democrat Member of Parliament candidate, Bill Phipps, and new Alliance Party leader, Stephen Harper, would cert
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Oct 17, 2001

Weapons and Consequences

Penney Kome
Rosalie Bertell, an expert on weaponry and peace-building, says that U.S. war effort will accelerate weapons development and undermine civil liberties in the United States and maybe Canada.
News
Sep 24, 2001

Could War Mean Environmental Suicide?

Penney Kome
War pollutes. As temperatures rise worldwide, will the war machine's emissions push the globe over the edge into extreme weather, drought, heat waves, disease and severe shortages of potable water?
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Aug 2, 2001

Municipalities versus Pesticides

Penney Kome
The Supreme Court has said that Canadians are entitled and empowered to pass laws that protect us from toxins, no matter how profitable they might be, unless the manufacturers can prove that those to
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May 1, 2001

An Oily Deal

Penney Kome
Canada's largest oil company, Talisman, is willing to deal with the Sudanese government. That government slaughters and tortures civilians, and condones slave-trading. Calgary's Project Sudan protest

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