WE ARE ALL MEANT TO MAKE THE SAME MISTAKE. We’re all led to believe Mountain Equipment (MEC) is a real co-op. It isn’t. But, pro-union votes by workers at two of the company’s stores may make the company claim a little more legit. Not that MEC ever cared.


WE’LL SEE WHAT THE COURTS SAY! That’s the defiant message 15 young Canadian climate change activists sent to the federal government October 25. The 15 filed a lawsuit against the federal government for failing to protect them from the looming dangers of climate change.


SHARON HYMAN WON’T HAVE TO MOVE OUT. Neither will any of the other tenants in the two apartment buildings at 5781-5783 Côte St. Luc Road in Montreal. That’s not what their landlord wanted. But Sharon and her neighbours worked together to make sure what they wanted mattered more.