John Horgan

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Name: John Horgan
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Evolving to the Future, the Web of Culture

by Bill Benzon “The interests of humanity may change, the present curiosities in science may cease, and entirely different things may occupy the human mind in the future.” One conversation centered on the ever accelerating progress of technology ... [Published 3quarksdaily - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

More to John Horgan than meets the eye

Will the real John Horgan please stand up?One guy named Horgan — who is B.C.’s Opposition leader — was tickled with Wednesday’s News Leader Pictorial election coverage that noted City of Duncan candidate John Horgan is “not B.C.’s NDP leader.”The Opposition ... [Published Cowichan News Leader - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

B.C.’s earthquake preparedness questioned again

More than six months after a scathing auditor-general report said B.C. was not ready for a catastrophic earthquake, the province says work has been completed on only two of the report’s recommendations but progress is being made on the other seven.Thursday ... [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

MLAs shake fingers in quake exercise

NDP's John Horgan and Rob Fleming highlight delays in B.C.'s long-running school earthquake safety project ... [Published Burns Lake District News - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

John Horgan: San Bruno voters are facing historic decision Nov. 4

The downtown core of San Bruno may be about to change in historic fashion.Next month, voters in that North County community will have the chance to dramatically increase building height limits in the area encompassing San Mateo Avenue, the acreage near ... [Published ChicoER.com - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Bord na Mona announces E1.5 million development in Lough Boora Discovery Park

Bord na Mona, a utility service provider, has announced E1.5 million development, which reportedly sees a new visitor center and facilities in Lough Boora Discovery Park. Speaking today at the official opening, Mr John Horgan, Chairman, Bord na Mona, ... [Published Individual.com - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 2 reports

Globe says Imperial claims it played it safe with dam

The Globe and Mail reports in its Monday, Oct. 6, edition that Imperial Metals says a crack in its tailings dam at its Mount Polley mine found in 2010 was almost a kilometre away from the spot where the dam containing toxic waste failed this summer. The ... [Published Stockwatch - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 4 reports

Vancouver Island woman demands an apology answers from government after brothers suicide

Vancouver Sun Wednesday 1st October, 2014Linda Kayfish, the sister of Roderick MacIsaac, speaks to reporters at the B.C. Legislature on Tuesday where she calls for an apology from the B.C. government into her brother’s 2013 firing as part of a health ... [Published Canada Standard - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 2 reports

Mount Polley dam tension crack detected 4 years ago, says NDP leader John Horgan

A four-year-old report on Mount Polley's tailings pond, which collapsed this summer, notes that inspectors found a tension crack in the earthen dam, and NDP leader John Horgan says he wants to know why the report was hidden away. ... [Published MSN Canada - Sep 26 2014]
Entities: John Horgan, Shadowing
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 5 reports

Horgan blasts 'shoddy' municipal pay study

WHISTLER – NDP leader John Horgan used his first speech to the Union of B.C. Municipalities convention to blast the B.C. government for a report criticizing generous wage hikes for municipal staff."The B.C. Liberals are saying to you, you don't know how ... [Published Abbotsford News - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Horgan blasts 'shoddy' municipal pay study

NDP leader John Horgan says leaked report on generous pay hikes 'an insult' to councils before their November elections ... [Published Burns Lake District News - Sep 26 2014]
Entities: John Horgan, Elections
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

NDP John Horgan: LNG development must not overshadow the rights of B.C. residents

A dated photo of the province’s official opposition, NDP John Horgan. File photoThe provincial government must only allow LNG projects to be developed if it guarantees good-paying jobs and training opportunities for B.C. workers, and benefits families ... [Published Energeticcity.ca - Sep 25 2014]

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...Speaking today at the official opening, Mr John Horgan, Chairman, Bord na Mona, said: "the new visitor facilities will provide an improved experience for all visitors, schools and communities, helping everyone to enjoy the full extent of lough boora discovery park. this significant development that we are here to launch today willsupport the future economic growth of not only west offaly but the entire county and will prove to be a unique and significant attraction for local, national and international visitors." Lough Boora Discovery Park now extends to over 2000 hectares and has a network of off-road walking and cycle routes within a perimeter of approximately...
Bord na Móna chairman John Horgan praised the local community and said:  "we do owe something to nature and this is one of the things that bord na móna is doing."
Using militants who return disillusioned to share their stories is a good way to "undermine the allure of isis' recruitment messages" , said Professor John Horgan, director of the Centre for Terrorism and Security Studies at University of Massachusetts Lowell

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Physics professor tells students scientific evi... [Published Education News - Oct 20 2014]
Evolving to the Future, the Web of Culture [Published 3quarksdaily - Oct 20 2014]
New evidence future Prime Minister Seán Lemass ... [Published Irish Central - Oct 19 2014]
More to John Horgan than meets the eye [Published Cowichan News Leader - Oct 17 2014]
B.C.’s earthquake preparedness questioned again [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 17 2014]
MLAs shake fingers in quake exercise [Published Burns Lake District News - Oct 17 2014]
MLAs shake fingers in quake exercise [Published Kootenay News Advertiser - Oct 16 2014]
John Horgan: San Bruno voters are facing histor... [Published ChicoER.com - Oct 15 2014]
Why People Join Extremist Groups Like ISIS [Published Business Insider - Oct 15 2014]
Bord na Mona announces E1.5 million development... [Published Individual.com - Oct 15 2014]
Minnesota law enforcement helps Somali communit... [Published Homeland Security News Wire - Oct 15 2014]
NDP MLA’s blistering meltdown [Published Kelowna Daily Courier - Oct 15 2014]
The dynamics of radicalism [Published New Straits Times - Oct 14 2014]
Offaly park opens €1.5m visitor centre [Published RTE Online - Oct 13 2014]
NDP Says Premier Clark Failing To Deliver On Jo... [Published Link - Oct 12 2014]
Sane approaches to health epidemics: Medical an... [Published Daily Kos - Oct 12 2014]
Tirol the horse lives on in house development’s... [Published Irish Examiner - Oct 11 2014]
ELECTION 2014: Current Duncan council faces nin... [Published Cowichan News Leader - Oct 11 2014]
US steps up drive to stop citizens from joining... [Published Asiaone - Oct 10 2014]
Opposition challenges timing of Premier's trade... [Published CFJC TV Channel 7 - Oct 10 2014]
The week in fact-checking: Facebook lies, elect... [Published American Press Institute - Oct 10 2014]
John Horgan: Marina High School: An elusive Fos... [Published San Mateo County Times - Oct 08 2014]
B.C. health minister under fire for firings [Published Sooke News Mirror - Oct 07 2014]
NDP questions government faith in LNG revenues. [Published CFJC TV Channel 7 - Oct 07 2014]
Premier Denies Downplaying B.C. LNG Expectations [Published Huffington Post Canada - Oct 07 2014]
2 former B.C. premiers diagnosed with Alzheimer... [Published Global News Canada - Oct 07 2014]
B.C. LNG Expectations Not Being Downplayed: Clark [Published Huffington Post Canada - Oct 07 2014]
Political reaction to the Fall Throne Speech [Published CKNW Vancouver News - Oct 06 2014]
Petronas LNG statement: CEO threatens15-year de... [Published CBC - Oct 06 2014]
BC throne speech to be delivered in Victoria today [Published News 1130 - Oct 06 2014]
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Evolving to the Future, the Web of Culture [Published 3quarksdaily - Oct 20 2014]
by Bill Benzon “The interests of humanity may change, the present curiosities in science may cease, and entirely different things may occupy the human mind in the future.” One conversation centered on the ever accelerating progress of technology ...
An interview with Edward Witten at a bizarre place [Published The Reference Frame - Sep 23 2014]
Most events in the "science journalism" of the recent years have been really strange, to put it extremely mildly. So the following thing is probably just another example of the rule. But listen.John Horgan is a loud, violent, and obnoxious critic of science ...
Video: Russell Brand Reads My Article on ISIS O... [Published Firedoglake - Sep 08 2014]
p> Russell Brand Reads My Article on ISIS Out Loud (11:40) . What to do about ISIS . John Horgan asked me for a paragraph on what to do about ISIS. I sent him this: I’d say start by recognizing where ISIS came from. The U.S. and its junior partners ...
Terrorism as theatre: ISIS beheading videos aim... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 03 2014]
A video depicting any slaying, particularly of a kidnapped civilian, would be “dramatic” but the alarming beheading videos of two U.S. journalists by terror group ISIS seem to reach for a grander display: the overtly theatrical. The stark video of the ...
First day of school may be a long way off in B.... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 02 2014]
1/4 Unfortunately, the BCTF rejected our offer to reopen schools while the two sides enter mediation to reach an agreement. — Christy Clark (@christyclarkbc) August 31, 2014 The teachers strike will likely continue well into September after hopes of ...
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