Penni Mitchell

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Aug 15, 2002

Women's Work: Done

Penni Mitchell
What's the status of women in Canada these days? Still low, it would seem. Status of Women secretariats or directorates review government legislation and policies to assess their impact on women. Not
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Jul 12, 2001

The Great Golden Hype

Penni Mitchell
The biotech industry is heralding the introduction of white rice that is genetically engineered to boost its dose of vitamin A. The companies say it will help alleviate blindness among the world's po
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May 18, 2001

Testy, Testy

Penni Mitchell
A researcher releases a report concluding that Canada's testing of genetically modified food isn't rigorous enough. The government responds by getting personal, saying the study is wrong and the clai
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May 7, 2001

Junk-Mail Junkie - Part Two

Penni Mitchell
What to do to stop unwanted letters from coming to your door. Advice from an insider.
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