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Dief gets Clark's support

1964: Having lost last year’s election to the Liberals, former prime minister John Diefenbaker wins a leadership review vote in Ottawa.

The president of the Progressive Conservative Student Federation, … 9 more words

Canadian Prime Ministers

Harkness quits over nuclear policy

1963: Douglas Harkness resigns as Minister of National Defence in the cabinet of John Diefenbaker, protesting the Prime Minister’s continued opposition to installing U.S. 36 more words

Canadian Prime Ministers

Hello Sweetheart...Get Me Val Sears

Hello, sweetheart. Yeah, get me rewrite will you? One of the giants has fallen, Val Sears, a newspaper legend out of a time of newspaper legends. 980 more words

A timeline for Regina curler Sam Richardson, who died on Thursday at the age of 82

Milestones in the life of curler Sam Richardson, who died Thursday in Regina at the age of 82:

Nov. 6, 1933: Sam Richardson born in Stoughton. 443 more words


Saskatchewan Youth Parliament builds on long history

Myles Fuchs and Evan Bourassa say there are two great things about their time in the Saskatchewan Youth Parliament.

The first is learning about the world, politics and ideas — and how to debate them. 541 more words

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Early "Black Friday"

The cover of the pamphlet shown above speaks to an earlier – and, frankly, to a more logically negative – meaning associated with the term “Black Friday” than is typical in 2015. 460 more words