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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Aug 14, 2018
Image: By Raysonho @ Open Grid Scheduler / Grid Engine - Own work, CC0

As global anxiety grows, antidepressant use soars

Penney Kome
Did you ever get the feeling the world is going to hell in a handbasket? Statistics show depression rates are rising globally. At least, more and more people are taking prescription antidepressants.
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Aug 6, 2018

Finding the right exit door for Trump

Penney Kome
With the Mueller investigation ongoing and the Manafort trial shaping up, the upcoming midterm elections may well be the most important elections in U.S. history.
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Jul 27, 2018
Many kinds of money, banknotes and coins

Donald Trump is neck deep in Putin's swamp

Penney Kome
After Helsinki, it seems clear that money, not compromising material, is likely to be the hold that the Russians have on the U.S. President.
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Jul 3, 2018

Je suis Capital Gazette

Penney Kome
Three years after Charlie Hebdo, Trump leads attacks on news media. While Trump furthers his own ends by encouraging distrust of the media, he also raises the risk level for journalists on the job.
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Jun 4, 2018
North Korea Leader Kim Jong Un meets South Korean union leaders

North Korea's mysterious melting mountain

Penney Kome
Trump's posturing has dominated headlines about the Korean peninsula lately, while it's possible that North Korea's test site has collapsed and is leaking radiation.

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