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There is a report in the Toronto Sun that says that “Conservative leadership candidate Kellie Leitch this week proposed to dismantle Canada‚Äôs state broadcaster … It is a proposal that speaks… 957 more words

Conservative Policies And Platform

The gentleman doth protest too much, methinks

Apologies to the bard, but I think Gerald Butts has gone overboard, assuming this article from CBC News is correct.

In the linked article Katie Simpson says that “ 461 more words

Democracy

So far so good this week

Well I’m not sure what’s happened, but we have been able to safely cross the road for the last two days. I am likely screwing us for the rest of the week as I type this. 545 more words

Oldest man in the world prepares to celebrate bar mitzvah he missed as a boy

It’s a celebration that usually happens when a Jewish boy turns 13, but Yisrael Kristal never had a chance to have a bar mitzvah when he turned that age in Poland during the First World War, so he’s having one 100 years later. 35 more words

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Oh Peter, talk dirty to me...

I was sitting in another room reading last night when I overheard Peter Mansbridge on TV say that when “we return from the commercial break, a look at the high cost of addiction”. 756 more words

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