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'Refugees Welcome' actions spread across Canada

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This weekend there are protests across Canada in response to the death of Alan, Ghalib and Rehanna Kurdi. Find your local protest and make your voice heard.

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Watch then act: 'Refugees Welcome' actions spread across Canada

This weekend there are protests across Canada in response to the death of Alan, Ghalib and Rehanna Kurdi. Find your local protest and make your voice heard. To find your local protest, click here.

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Fact-check: Does Canada have good refugee policy?

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Canada is no longer a welcome nation for refugees. Many Canadians are now realizing just how bad it's become.

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Questions for Stephen Harper from faith groups

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Various faith groups have prepared Election Kits which include questions that can be asked of candidates in the 2015 Canadian election. The focus is on the needs of poor and marginalized people.

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Federal language program comes up short in sexual assault policy

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Concerned the Explore program staff at the Université du Québec à Trois Rivières thought a skit that trivialized rape was an appropriate way to combat sexual assault, students call for a new policy.

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Canada's aid to Haiti: The ugly reality

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An important, if rarely mentioned, rule of Canadian foreign policy is that the more impoverished a nation, the greater the gap is likely to be between what Canadian officials say and do.

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Four big issues the Maclean's debate missed

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It seems political insiders have decided this election will be mostly about the economy, missing four crucial public policy issues that need the spotlight too.

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