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Superintendent Statement On Planned Teacher Actions

Over the past several months, school superintendents across Colorado have been working in partnership with school boards and community groups to call attention to the dire public school funding issues that plague our state. 484 more words

Communication

Manitoba NDP pushing for non-binary identification

The Manitoba New Democratic Party introduced a private member’s bill Wednesday that would allow people to put a ‘X’ on their provincially-issued government ID.

This would follow in the footsteps of Ontario, Newfoundland and Labrador, and the Northwest Territories, who allow residents to check off a non-binary option. 381 more words

News

Police get involved after signs were stolen at duelling gender identity rallies at legislature

Two people were arrested after stealing signs at duelling rallies over the province’s Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity curriculum (SOGI 123) at the B.C. Legislature on Monday. 396 more words

Politics

Letter: Thanks, Legislature, for protecting us from unsafe cars

As I was driving to work Friday, I noticed the car to my right had a fender ready to fall off, a shaking wheel and a car hood that was partially latched from front-end damage. 102 more words

Letter: Thanks

Schumer to introduce bill to decriminalize marijuana

By Sophie Tatum and Veronica Stracqualursi, CNN

Washington (CNN) Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer plans to propose legislation decriminalizing marijuana on a federal level. 350 more words

Cannabis

Why Teachers are Walking Out

In a recently published article in Education Week, Marc Tucker (CEO of the National Center on Education & the Economy) wrote, “Little wonder the teachers are striking. 820 more words

Community

Value-Added Agriculture Incentive introduced by Sask. government

On April 19, Trade and Export Development Minister Jeremy Harrison introduced Bill 125, the Saskatchewan Value-Added Agriculture Incentive, for first reading in the Saskatchewan Legislature. 272 more words

Canada