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Jalani Morgan

Open letter from an ad-hoc group of physicians and public health researchers says Tory's use of incendiary language on gun violence stokes racism and poses public health risk for racialized communities more

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Samuel Engelking

Youth who are at highest risk of entering gang life can be identified quite early, but are we intervening in effective ways? more

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These days there are plenty of Trump-inspired #MakeOntarioGreatAgain Joe Blows on social media contributing to a radical anti-Muslim shift in the political discourse in Canada more

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Cheol Joon Baek

Black community activists, scholars and artists say initiatives to curb gun violence will only further barricade and quarantine Black communities already under economic pressure from government policies more

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Twitter/Ross McLean

A 10-year-old girl and 18-year-old woman have died after a lone gunman opened fire in Toronto's Greektown neighbourhood on July 22. more

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The Recipients of the 2018 Toronto Arts Foundation Awards celebrate with Claire Hopkinson (Director & CEO, Toronto Arts Council & Toronto Arts Foundation), event hosts Jesse Wente and Gillian Deacon, The Honourable Mélanie Joly (Minister of Canadian Heritage) and Mayor John Tory.

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Peter Biesterfeld

The mayor's "just right" financial blueprint for 2018 is not so magical for those forced to navigate the growing humanitarian crisis in Toronto's overcrowded shelter system more

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While discussions are still ongoing on opening the Moss Park Armoury, John Tory announced a temporary solution to the city's homeless shelter crisis more

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The Dixon Hall Youth Centre will open in January 2019 more

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Latest Ford fiasco illustrates that on issues of race, Tory's own record is one of, at times, dubious distinction more

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The better option for Doug would have been to run for the PCs in Etobicoke North, but the PCs don't want him more

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Now that the bar has been raised on transformative projects it is crucial to find a replacement who will continue the momentum more

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Michelle da Silva

If Mayor Tory is willing to “consider anything” to stem overdose emergency he must call for an end to marijuana dispensary raids because the science-based evidence is in: cannabis can save lives more

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Paul Salvatori

The mayor's office has a rule for media about photographing the mayor in public: it should never be done while he's eating more

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Peter Biesterfeld

Mayor who's tweeted photos of himself with homeless people has also been the overseer - some would say the architect - of the desperate crisis in our shelter system more

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R. Jeanette Martin

Committee representing Toronto's LGBTQ officers ask city councillors to reconsider funding Pride after police float ban. more

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Cheol Joon Baek

The mayor's got big dreams but refuses to heed the city manager’s warnings that the city is headed for an iceberg on needed repairs to transit, housing and other infrastructure more

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Unfortunately, when it comes to relations between Black people and police, the mayor is not the man of evidence he claims to be more

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Peter Biesterfeld

"We're literally taking money away from the poorest to keep property taxes low for people who are wealthy," says Parkdale-High Park Councillor Gord Perks. "It's reverse Robin Hood." more

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After a string of pot shop robberies, Toronto police see only one option: keep raiding dispensaries if they don't voluntarily close up shop more

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