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USAToday - Casey Anthony "very comfortable with lying"

Tue, 2011-07-12 12:00

Victoria Talwar, an associate professor of developmental psychology at McGill and an expert on lying behaviour in children, comments for USAToday on the Casey Anthony case.

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Globe and Mail - Talking Management: Managing superstars at the Montreal Jazz Festival

Tue, 2011-07-05 12:00

Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management, speaks with Alain Simard, founder and CEO of the Montreal Jazz Festival, one of the highlights of the year in Montreal.

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Good - Shilling the male pill: How to sell men birth control

Tue, 2011-07-05 12:00

There's a joke in the medical community that no matter what year it is, an alternative male birth control method is always ten years away. And it’s true—doctors have been promising an option beyond condoms and vasectomies since the 1960s.

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Montreal Gazette - 'This isn't an acquittal,' McGill law professor says

Wed, 2011-07-06 12:00

The nature of the jury verdict delivered Tuesday in the Guy Turcotte double-murder case "is very telling," a Montreal criminal lawyer who spent five years as a crown attorney said - echoed by a McGill University law professor.

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Globe and Mail - Words Canadians have wrought

Fri, 2011-07-01 12:00

Now that Canada's reached the venerable age of 144, it's time to dispel the notion that our nation only represents the words “snow” and “hockey.”

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Montreal Gazette - Quebec exam is bad history, written in bad English

Tue, 2011-07-05 12:00

Jon Bradley, associate professor with the Faculty of Education of McGill and Sam Allison, a recently retired secondary-school history teacher.

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Montreal Gazette - Curious case from Coke's past echoed in energy drinks

Sat, 2011-07-02 12:00

(Chemistry prof Joe Schwarcz's column in The Gazette): "The United States is well known for lawsuits but the U. S. vs. Forty Barrels and Twenty Kegs of Coca-Cola case launched in 1909 against the soft-drink company is one of the most curious in history."

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Tribune de Genève - La guerre «humanitaire» en libye va paralyser l'onu pour longtemps

Mon, 2011-07-04 12:00

Les errements de la guerre en Libye vont-ils permettre à de nombreux dictateurs de massacrer leur peuple impunément, en paralysant durablement le Conseil de sécurité de l’ONU? Pour l’heure, les polémiques entourant la mission de l’OTAN bloquent toute résolution condamnant la sanglante répression en Syrie.

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The Province - Agriculture will have to adapt to extreme weather: expert

Sun, 2011-07-03 12:00

What lay behind this spring's ferocious flooding along Quebec's Richelieu River seems simple enough to pin down: Blame the highest water levels in recorded history for Lake Champlain, which feeds into the river.

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CTV - Rampant excess comes at a cost, warns McGill prof

Sat, 2011-07-02 12:00

A new book written by a McGill University professor takes a look at the wild excesses of consumer spending and their consequences. Tom Naylor, the author of "Crass Struggle: Greed, Glitz and Gluttony in a Wanna-Have World," says society must get a better grasp on its rampant consumerism.

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