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B.C. Civil Liberties Association calls on Canadians to participate in public consultations on Bill C-51

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Micheal Vonn of the B.C. Civil Liberties Association says it’s imperative for Canadians to participate if they have concerns about the new security powers brought in under Bill C-51.

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Students feel Canadian universities still aren't safe spaces for diverse voices

University of Toronto Scarborugh campus. Flickr/Loozrboy
If you ask universities themselves, Canadian campuses are fertile settings for diversity and marginalized people. The problem is the students don't agree.

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Interview: Canadian activist on the Women's Boats to Gaza demands blockade to be lifted

Wendy Goldsmith was on one of the women's boats to Gaza. Her boat didn't make it out of Sicily, but they remained in contact with the Zaytouna-Oliva up until it was boarded and kidnapped.

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| October 12, 2016

Documenting the lack of services available to Indigenous children: An Interview with film director Alanis Obomsawin

Photo Vancouver International  Film Festival
Obomsawin's documentry, featured at the Vancouver International Film Festival, highlights the lack of services for Indigenous children living on reserves.

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After eighteen years, entire country still awaits a national housing program

In October 1998, the Toronto Disaster Relief Committee declared homelessness a national disaster. Eighteen years is a long time to wait for a national housing program.

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Understanding social media algorithms can limit their power to shape thousands of lives

People need to know how social media platforms can evoke the power of code and algorithms to shape entire populations. It's a rough battle.

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1,500 pairs of shoes commemorate missing and murdered Indigenous women

The 12th annual Calgary Sisters in Spirit vigil drew about 500 participants to a mid-day mid-week march and demonstration downtown.

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Confronting the crisis of violence against Indigenous women and girls in Canada

The inquiry into murdered and missing Indigenous women and girls is long overdue and is testament to the leadership of Indigenous women and communities who have spent decades calling for an inquiry.

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