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Why we believe health is a right and Ontario needs OHIP for all | Jun 30 2016 | Michael Butler | In Ontario, it is estimated the over 200,000 people are denied access to the province’s public health insurance OHIP (The Ontario Health Insurance Plan).
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Canada Post's problems are driven by the neoliberal assault on public services | Jun 30 2016 | Michael Laxer | Canada Post is run not as a public service for the public interest but as a corporation that seeks to make a profit, which is not the purpose of a public service.
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Greens call to revoke Jewish National Fund charitable status | Jun 29 2016 | Yves Engler | The campaign to revoke the JNF's charitable status is simply a call for the Canadian state to stop subsidizing an explicitly racist, colonial, institution.
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The future is not ours to see -- but it is ours to shape | Jun 29 2016 | Ed Finn | This is Part 3 of a three-part series that examines the ideology of neoliberalism and the enormous harm its implementation imposes on people and the planet.
health
Jun 30 2016
Author Baijayanta Mukhopadhyay creates thoughtful, readable meditations on practices and systems of medicine in today's world, and on how power pervades them in "A Labour of Liberation."
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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.

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Marijuana legalization task force unite!

Today Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould and Health Minister Jane Philpott announced the creation of a task force that will help advise the government on moving forward with marijuana legalization in Canada -- a Trudeau 2015 election promise.

The federal legislation is said to be introduced in spring 2017.

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