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What Makes Us Unequal? Class in the Classroom (in News): Wolfgang Lehmann tracks students using higher ed to climb the class ladder. Last of three inequality insights.  Related Stories What Makes Us Unequal? Being a Mom (in News) Biggest Myth About Inequality Is We Can't Fix It (in News) Eighteen Ways to Shrink Inequality (in News)
Woodend's VIFF Survival Guide (in Culture): With hundreds of films, how to possibly find gold? Our reviewer sharpens her pick.
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People's Climate March Toronto this Sunday : People's Climate March Toronto this Sunday The Deets: Sunday September 21, 2014 1:00 pm Meet Nathan Phillips Square Toronto, ON The Call Out: Fwd: "The People's Climate March: Toronto" is happening!Sponsored/Endorsed by: Avaaz.org, Toronto350.org, Greenpeace Canada, Stop Line 9 Toronto, To...
Challenging Harper’s framing of the death of Tina Fontaine: rey-2014-09-19b.mp3 Stephen Harper dismissed renewed calls for a national inquiry into missing and murdered Aboriginal women, saying the recent murder of Tina Fontaine was a crime, not a...
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NDP tricks highlight Conservative doublespeak on missing and murdered indigenous women: We complain a lot about cynicism. Icomplain a lot about cynicism, and I’m remarkably cynical.  That, in and of itself, is pretty cynical. We expect so little from our politicians, and they so frequently disappoint. So when they eventually do something good, as they eventually are want to do, p...
Session 41 of the House goes into overdrive with Harper, Duffy, and the 2015 Election all on the order paper:             With the 41st session of Parliament restarting this week, we in the political blogo-sphere couldn’t be happier.  Not only is our bread and butter back but this time around we can expect the epic pissing contest that passes for parliamentary debate, more ruthless now than under any ...
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The West and Islamic State: Once more into the quagmire: The Obama administration has made it clear: Islamic State has got to go. Now, the United States is saying that it will not only bomb IS positions, but train moderate Syrian rebel forces as well. But the U.S. Army is dragging its heels on this integral facet of Obama’s IS strategy. The strategy is...
Harper needs to stick to the high road: More from L. Ian MacDonald available here. There are two sides to Stephen Harper’s political personality, the one Canadians know all too well, and the one who can still surprise them. The first side is cold, calculating and controlling, a leader who plays only to his base. But he also has an un...
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Power & Politics' Ballot Box question: Learn more about our new interactive features for Power & Politics and how you can take part in the political conversation -- live and on-screen -- here. Ballot Box refreshes daily -- the question you see above is the current question. Internet Explorer 8 users please note: browse...
John Baird to 'reaffirm' Canada's support for Iraqi government in UN speech: As the House of Commons prepares to wrap up the first week of the fall sitting, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird is off to United Nations headquarters in New York, where he's slated to "reaffirm," in an afternoon speech to the UN Security Council, "Canada's commitment to supporting...
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Senate resolution urges Obama administration to oppose Canadian nuclear waste near Lake Huron: TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. - U.S. Sen. Carl Levin has introduced a resolution urging the Obama administration to oppose a Canadian proposal to bury radioactive waste less than a mile from Lake Huron.A federal panel in Canada is taking testimony on the plan to store low- and intermediate-level waste fro...
Protesters march against climate change in downtown Vancouver streets: VANCOUVER - Hundreds marched through downtown Vancouver on Sunday in support of a United Nations meeting that hopes to stifle climate change.The demonstration was intended to coincide with worldwide rallies scheduled two days before the start of the United Nations Climate Summit in New York.The U...
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Who owns your DNA?: In 1975, Herbert Boyer from the University of California, San Francisco persuaded a savvy venture capitalist, Robert Swanson, to back his idea of producing pure human hormones, like insulin, using the invention that he and his colleague, Stanley Cohen, had developed. Their invention enabled the b...
Central African Republic: Should the World Pay Attention?: Since December 2013, an estimated 5,200 persons have died, according to an Associated Press count. At least 398,000 Central Africans are refugees in neighboring countries, and another 528,000 are internally displaced. Death tolls are undoubtedly higher, as no one knows what has happened in remote...
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Bad news - Not one Indian university in world's top 200: The pathetic rendering of Indian institutions in world university rankings has become a cause for concern among educationists in this emerging country with a growing population and evolving middle-class. The problem India facing in the area of higher education is real and solutions are up for d...
The new IPhone is great? But can we function without lungs?: Almost everyday a new technical marvel hits the news and soon after impact our credit cards. We seem to thrive on what we call progress. Yours truly is no exception, we just go along with the flow. Very few of us are aware of the fact that between 2000 and 2012, roughly five football fields si...
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Conservative Software Project Went Into Production in 2013, Financial Statements Show: [Welcome, National Newswatch readers!] The Conservative Party's mysterious software project was no longer listed as an "asset under development", but rather full-fledged "computer software", in financial statements the party recently filed with Elections Canada for the 2013 calendar year. At a to...
June By-election Turnout: How low could we go? (You don’t want to know): Until Monday, Canada had never had a federal by-election with turnout under 20%. As of today – Canada Day – we've had two of them. Whether by accident or design, the decision by the Prime Minister to hold four federal by-elections on the Monday between a summer weekend and a statuatory holiday le...
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Oh, The Horror: Rise of the torture film: One of the most pervasive and totally gross movie trends of the 2000s is the notorious torture film genre—sometimes dubbed “torture porn” or “gorno” (a combination of gore and porno). I may be horror-movie obsessed, but I make it a rule to not watch torture films. They’re the scourge of the horro...
Gender Block: Body Confidence Canada Awards: Image from BCCA High above Toronto inside the Panorama Lounge, a room packed full of women celebrated body diversity at the second annual Body Confidence Canada Awards (BCCA). Co-founders Jill Andrew and Aisha Fairclough, who also run the lifestyle and fashion blog Fat in the City, say the event...
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Winnipeg man Kyle William Hunter charged with second degree murder : On September 20, 2014 just before 5:00 a.m., numerous police resources responded to a residence located in the first 100 block of Hill Street regarding the report of a female in need of assistance. The investigation has revealed that a male and female had become involved in a dispute while insid...
Mass Defection From Rebel Camp To Government : Mass defection of rebels forces allied to the former vice President Riek Machar Teny was announced today announced today in Juba by defectors when they returned from Addis Ababa. Upper Nile State Information Minister Hon. Peter Hoth Tuach said, “On behalf of the government of Upper Nile State, I...
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Montreal Gazette: Online video streaming shows no sign of slowing down: The CRTC is meeting right now to decide on the future of digital services in Canada. Spoiler alert, CRTC: it's the Internet. Article by Michael Oliveira for the Montreal Gazette When Canadians jump on the Internet during prime-time evening...
Mobilesyrup: CRTC issues report card, chides Bell and Rogers: Report cards are in! How did your wireless provider fare? Article by Daniel Bader for Mobilesyrup The CRTC has issued its first Wireless Code Implementation Report Card after requesting compliance submissions from every Canadian telco. rea...
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Don’t say the “N” word:
Improving Iraq: There is a certain naiveté inherent in believing dysfunctional foreign nations can be made viable simply through outside military intervention. This was obviously the great lesson of the second Bush administration and the war to remove Saddam Hussein: Iraq was a blood-soaked basket-case under Sad...
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Northern Gateway Shows New Approach Needed: Last month, the Northern Gateway pipeline was approved by the Harper government. In response, many First Nations people swore they would never support the pipeline being built through their lands. Many people accused the Aboriginals of being greedy and lazy, opposing the pipeline simply...
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Ranking the Lesser of All Evils: So we finally know exactly who will be on the ballot for mayor of our quiet little town of Toronto. It’s not who we expected, which isn’t surprising in a strange way, but it is done. In a sane world the municipal campaign wouldn’t start until now. Six weeks is more than enough time to hear from t...
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Government Procurement Failure: BC Ministry of Education Case Study: Apologies for the lack of posts. I’ve been in business mode – both helping a number of organizations I’m proud of and working on my own business. For those interested in a frightening tale of inept procurement, poor judgement and downright dirty tactics when it comes to software procurement and g...
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Presentation on the Bloor/Durie development in Bloor West Village #parkhp #topoli: Hello all! It's been a while here at the blog. Apologies. I hope to get back to posting more regularly in the near future. I wanted to post my speaking notes from today on an issue that came before the Etobicoke York Community Council. As you will note from my previous blog entry, I have been inv...
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Summertime and the Living is Easy in Vancouver: Folks who live in Vancouver tend to be here because of the lifestyle. That’s why I’m here. Hope you’re having a nice summer too, people. Related posts: Are We Living in the Prohibition Era Again? A local politician has a couple of beers at a... Related posts brought to you by Ye...
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The Cornerstone of Gentrification in the Downtown East Side: From the Woodward squat ten years ago, to a displaced neighbourhood VANCOUVER—Towering 43 storeys at the corner of Abbott and Hastings St, in the poorest neighbourhood in Vancouver—the Downtown East S...

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