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Ojibwe translator

The Ojibwe language is the fourth most spoken Native language in North America
Apr 4, 2011

Reckless coalition: Of language and politics

Dionne Brand
What politicians do is ventriloquise a set of sounds meant to gesture to some issue or event but if we really listen, these words are completely incomprehensible and have no relation to their meaning.

Grammar Matters by Jila Ghomeshi book launch

Jan 13, 2011 to Jan 14, 2011
McNally Robinson Booksellers
1120 Grant Avenue
Winnipeg , MB
49° 51' 25.8048" N, 97° 9' 56.0196" W
Manitoba CA
Book launch of Jila Ghomeshi's Grammar Matters: The Social Significance of How We Use Language
Jul 21, 2010

Language justice in action

Organizers at the recent U.S. Social Forum used low-power radio technology to ensure that everyone could engage in discussion together, regardless of their mother tongue.
Dec 14, 2009

The scientific language of climate change

Eric Mang
Words can enlighten, educate and inform. But they can also confuse, confound and misinform. When speaking about climate change, let's not forget about the power of scientific words.

Calgary Community Peace Pole Unveiling Celebration

Sep 20, 2009
Peace Park
2nd Ave & 8th St SW along Bow River pathway
Calgary , AB
51° 3' 16.7436" N, 114° 2' 35.1276" W
Alberta CA
The Calgary Peace Pole Community invites you to celebrate the International Day of Peace by attending the unveiling of the Calgary Peace Pole and plaza.
Aug 11, 2009

Out with the 'New'

How about calling ourselves the "Democratic Party" instead of the New Democratic Party? That is one of the questions the NDP will address at its upcoming Halifax convention.


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