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Big Media has the spin but we’ve got the facts. | Sep 4 2015 | Kim Elliott | Together with progressive allies, we’re fact-checking this election right now using out our latest tool: the truthiness meter. We need you to chip in a few dollars to keep the truthiness meter going.
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Fact-checking Stephen Harper: Can bombs stop the creation of more refugees? | Sep 4 2015 | Nora Loreto | Stephen Harper thinks that bombing ISIS will solve the Syrian refugee crisis. How true is this?
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Canada's job numbers barely treading water | Sep 4 2015 | Kaylie Tiessen | This week's GDP numbers confirmed that Canada experienced a recession in the first six months of 2015 and today's latest job numbers show Canadians looking for good jobs have been feeling the pinch.
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B.C.'s new school curriculum doesn't 'personalize' learning, it 'technologizes' it | Sep 4 2015 | Lizanne Foster | If I didn't know otherwise, I’d think that students in B.C. were all under the supervision of Thomas Gradgrind.
Sep 3 2015
Author-activist Helen Forsey shares her vision for a better-functioning Senate from her book "A People's Senate for Canada" and reviews the candidates' ideas for Senate reform in this interview.
Aug 27 2015
Does urban cycling strike a chord of fear in you? Fear not, Yvonne Bambrick's Urban Cycling Survival Guide will show you the rules of the road and how to put them to good use.
Aug 20 2015
The Harper government has been in power since 2006. In that time, it has managed to systematically dismantle Canada's democracy. How? Read on.

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How could Canada best improve our policies toward refugees?

Chris Alexander, speaking in his role as immigration minister, has said that Canada is welcoming to refugees and a "model of humanitarian action."

Many disagree, especially in light of the news that Immigration Minister Chris Alexander did nothing to help a desperate Syrian family, in a show of indifference that's part of the Harper government's mean-spirited refugee policy.

How could Canada best improve our policies toward refugees?

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