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The problem with Bernie's movement is Hillary Clinton and the Democratic Party | Jun 26 2016 | Michael Laxer | Sanders' so-called 'revolution' will go nowhere within the context of the Democratic Party.
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Senior Toronto police get a slap on the wrist for violating civil liberties during G20 summit | Jun 26 2016 | Krystalline Kraus | The officer who ordered kettling and mass detention during the 2010 summit was found guilty of misconduct, but only loses 30 days' pay as punishment.
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Jason Kenney's bizarre Brexit tweets perfect example of dog-whistle politics | Jun 26 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | As shown by a flurry of Brexit-celebrating tweets Thursday night, Kenney has basically become Canada's greatest Internet troll.
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Brexit was not about the EU. It was about Britishness | Jun 25 2016 | Raluca Bejan | Brexit was not for the EU nor against it. It was about British citizens representing their common and shared belonging, and about the affirmation of such belonging.
anti-war
Jun 23 2016
'Let Them Stay' is a powerful account of the war resisters and their campaign as well as an important political tool as our current government considers whether to allow former soldiers to stay.
food security
Jun 16 2016
Around the world, women are pushing back against GMOs and corporate agriculture and building a food system that promotes health and justice for all.
fiction
Jun 9 2016
The clever, substantial and slyly feminist novel "13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl" takes a deep look at beauty norms and society's perception of women through the eyes of Lizzie/Beth/Elizabeth/Liz.

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What do you think about the CPP expansion?

This week the federal finance minister Bill Morneau and eight of the 10 provinces reached a deal to expand the Canadian Pension Plan.

The agreement would go into effect in 2019 and, once fully in place, the maximum annual benefits will increase to about $17,478.

What do you think about the CPP expansion?

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