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Justin Trudeau: Canadian Prime Minister, Free World’s Best Hope? – Rolling Stone

July 28th, 2017 No comments

Justin Trudeau was raised in jet-set privilege but overcame tragedy to become Canada’s prime minister. Is he the free world’s best hope?

Source: Justin Trudeau: Canadian Prime Minister, Free World’s Best Hope? – Rolling Stone

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Shoppers, Loblaw employees covered for medical marijuana | Toronto Star

April 1st, 2017 No comments
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As other countries catch on, bagged milk’s roots remain uniquely Canadian – The Globe and Mail

March 29th, 2017 No comments

When it comes to the dairy case’s ‘It bag,’ cutting corners is essential, particularly for the industrial design accessories it has inspired. As Nathalie Atkinson finds, they are as ingenious as they are iconic

Source: As other countries catch on, bagged milk’s roots remain uniquely Canadian – The Globe and Mail

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Trump leak on softwood lumber confuses tricky file that costs $30M just to manage – Politics – CBC News

February 23rd, 2017 No comments

In the wake a report that Donald Trump’s transition team is considering adding softwood lumber to the agenda of future talks on the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), information tabled in the House of Commons this week reveals the federal government has budgeted $30 million to manage the file this year alone.

Source: Trump leak on softwood lumber confuses tricky file that costs $30M just to manage – Politics – CBC News

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Pre-clearance bill would give U.S. border agents in Canada new powers – Politics – CBC News

February 16th, 2017 No comments

The Liberal government is pushing forward with a bill drafted prior to the election of Donald Trump that would give U.S. border officers in Canada new powers.

Source: Pre-clearance bill would give U.S. border agents in Canada new powers – Politics – CBC News

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What happens when Queen Elizabeth II dies – Business Insider

September 24th, 2016 No comments
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Olympic Games complex, charismatic beast that cannot be stopped: Arthur | Toronto Star

August 22nd, 2016 No comments

averted by the public money IOC president Thomas Bach said was not involved in these Games.

Source: Olympic Games complex, charismatic beast that cannot be stopped: Arthur | Toronto Star

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Watching Canada’s Biggest Rock Band Say a Dramatic Goodbye – The New Yorker

August 21st, 2016 No comments

The Tragically Hip reach the end of a tour in which the band and its fans bid farewell to the band’s lead singer.

Source: Watching Canada’s Biggest Rock Band Say a Dramatic Goodbye – The New Yorker

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Queen costs us more than the Brits pay – Macleans.ca

July 16th, 2016 No comments

Over the past 10 years, the Canadian cost of supporting the monarchy has more than doubled

Source: Queen costs us more than the Brits pay – Macleans.ca

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Five lessons for Canada in the Iraq Inquiry Report – The Globe and Mail

July 8th, 2016 No comments

Foreign policy decisions, above all those involving peace and war, must be guided by values as well as interests.

Source: Five lessons for Canada in the Iraq Inquiry Report – The Globe and Mail

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