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Canada wasn't — and isn't — ready for an Indigenous governor general: Robert Jago

An overly negative take or a realistic one?

Did Indigenous-origin provincial lieutenant governors such as Ontario’s James Bartlemen make a difference or not?

Jago is correct to note the dangers of assuming that such an appointment signals the end of racism and discrimination, as in his citing of Obama. 753 more words

Aboriginal

Trudeau says no concerns were raised in vetting Julie Payette for Governor General role

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addressed the secretive process used to select the next Governor General for the first time on Thursday, saying that nothing came up during the vetting of… 866 more words

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Jamaica's Baha'i Community To Discuss Restorative Justice

Are you familiar with the Baha’i community in Jamaica? If not, this might be an opportunity to get to know them. This should be an interesting discussion. 187 more words

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Justin Trudeau won't comment about Julie Payette's background check

OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is refusing to say what he knew — and when he knew it — about a dismissed, non-felony charge against his choice for Governor General. 979 more words

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Trudeau not saying what he knew about dismissed assault charge against next Governor General

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is refusing to say what he knew — and when he knew it — about a dismissed, non-felony charge against his choice for Governor General. 989 more words

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In The News This Week - July 16, 2017

Happy Sunday readers! mPolitics has the latest political headlines from this past week to keep you in the know:

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