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How affordable is affordable housing? | Nov 21 2014 | Josh Brandon | Despite high demand for housing in Winnipeg, some new non-profit housing projects are having difficulties filling some of their suites. Frontline housing advocates are rightly concerned.
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“Contamination Nation” Yellowknife’s Giant Mine & the arsenic trioxide death of a Dene child | Nov 21 2014 | George Lessard | “Contamination Nation” airs this Saturday Nov 22 2014 at 7pm EST on Global's 16×9
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First the Harper government attacked refugee health; now, it's welfare | Nov 21 2014 | Karl Nerenberg | The Conservatives are changing the rules governing federal transfers to provinces for social assistance to allow provinces to apply residency requirements. Refugees' assistance could be cut.
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The bloom is off the (Wild)rose | Nov 21 2014 | David J. Climenhaga | If this keeps up, it’s hard to believe Wildrose Party Leader Danielle Smith won't soon be thinking seriously about pulling the plug on politics.
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Nov 20 2014
Access to abortion is a right in Canada. While we do have an active anti-abortion minority in Canada, pro-choice people are also guilty of silencing women's choices at times. Why?
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Nov 13 2014
Dionne Brand's new novel 'Love Enough' does not disappoint. The constantly moving city is the backdrop to the characters that swirl all around in various incantations of love. What can love endure?
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Nov 6 2014
What happens when a detective novel moves beyond the regular narrative of police and criminal and the law, and looks at the political context? You get 'The Demands of the Dead'.

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What do you think of the Harper government's fiscal update?

It's that time again: federal fiscal update time.

The Harper government is announcing a surplus for the first time in seven years. Notably though, it was projected to be upwards of $7 billion, and will actually only be $2 billion. Other than that, not much else was announced.

So, what do you think of the Harper government's fiscal update?

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