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Saskatoon Meewasin byelection: What the experts say

Saskatoon Meewasin voters made their desire for change known on Thursday, electing longtime NDP supporter and social justice advocate Ryan Meili to the provincial legislature. 699 more words

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(Featured Image: “Private Moment,” Joseph Szabo, 1973.)

Well, it’s the first post of the new year, and once again I’m not as far along as I’d hoped to be; there are still a few loose ends from… 724 more words


Murder in the Ouseburn and Books of Human Skin

Amidst all the clamour surrounding Brexit a slightly smaller rabble have been rousing about the use of tallow (animal fat)  in the new five pound notes.¹ Merits of the argument aside it has come at a particularly convenient time in my work as I am currently looking at another controversial product used in every day items – Human Skin. 1,962 more words

Tribute to David Telp

On September 4, 2016, David Telp, Jr., 22, of Red Lion, Pa., passed away following a motorcycle accident.

Telp was full of life in his all-too-brief time in this world, as he was known for playing football and lacrosse, and doing James Brown-esque splits. 609 more words

Green Party faces restart after 'abysmal' election showing

The former leader of Saskatchewan’s Green Party says he hopes new leadership gives the struggling party a “fresh start.”

The party garnered just 1.8 per cent of the popular vote in the spring provincial election — a dip from 2.9 per cent in 2011 — and, after fielding a full slate of candidates for the first time in 2011, was only able to attract 58 candidates to run in the province’s 61 ridings this year. 917 more words

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