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What’s a greater threat to the average Canadian: losing their job or the destabilization of vast areas of the world by drought, extreme weather and the resulting flood of environmental refugees? more

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Paul Salvatori

On its face, a good legal case could be made for construing the charges against Alek Minassian as terrorist offences, but there are serious practical considerations limiting the feasibility of such an approach more

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All artists must contextualize their work for their audience because often the reasons why we create the things we create can have a larger impact than the product itself more

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Despite the relentless 24/7 campaigning that will take place during the Ontario election over the next month, many Ontarians only have the bandwidth to make a decision based on what they see and hear in televised leaders debates more

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With the writ set to drop any day on the most important Ontario election in recent memory, we offer a primer on the main contenders, hot takes from the experts and a word on the Green Party more

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Christian Peña

Toronto media have all covered, to one extent or another, the human rights abuse allegations against Barrick Gold – including widespread charges of sexual assault and killings abroad – yet all wrote glowing tributes to its founder in death more

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The Water Brothers

Companies like Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Nestlé, Unilever, Procter & Gamble, McDonald’s, Tim Hortons and Starbucks have deliberately pawned off the end of life management of their products on to their customers and to municipalities more

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No politician has used the optics of “Black poverty” as a political tool to further solidify his image as the populist voice of the voiceless more than Doug Ford more

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Choel Joon Baek

For Singh, the stakes are bound to get higher – and the attacks worse – when the 2019 federal election news cycle begins more

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Following extensive studies and community consultations, the City of Toronto’s Transportation Services endorsed option 1, the only proposal recognizing Yonge’s potential to be a vibrant main street and a focal point for the dense mixed-use community. more

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The growing range of threats to aging, high-risk facilities like the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station now includes cyber attacks more

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With less than 90 days until the election the Liberals will need to define the new PC leader and what the ballot question should be to beat him more

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The prison system in Canada is a large scale travesty of justice, a modern-day asylum and residential school where you go in wanting to kill yourself, and the conditions just make you want to kill yourself more more

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The sub-committee consists solely of representatives from the Jewish establishment who have historically viewed criticism of Israel as anti-Semitic more

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My settler family from Saskatchewan lived by a beautiful ethic: honour and care for the stranger – so what drove farmer Gerald Stanley to attack Indigenous youth seeking his help? more

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In the C-246 debate, I shied away from defending my veganism because I didn’t want to distract from my specific legislative effort. It was a missed opportunity more

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Zach Ruiter

In a nation already highly susceptible to anti-Muslim sentiment, Sun News Network gave a platform to prejudice in the guise of news  more

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