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Paramount Launches Blu-ray + DVD Combo Pack For Christopher Nolan's Science Fiction Epic Interstellar | Film News

Paramount Launches Blu-ray + DVD Combo Pack For Christopher Nolan’s Science Fiction Epic Interstellar | Film News

by Lauren Farnoosh

As with almost any film with… 279 more words

Film

Mending bond with veterans tough if Tories can't ensure ex-soldiers don't have repeatedly to prove injuries

OTTAWA — Making sure wounded ex-soldiers — most notably amputees — don’t have to repeatedly verify their injuries to retain their benefits is proving much easier said than done for Veterans Affairs Minister Erin O’Toole. 630 more words

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No solution yet for injured veterans forced to repeatedly prove amputated limbs are still missing

OTTAWA — Making sure wounded ex-soldiers — most notably amputees — don’t have to repeatedly verify their injuries to retain their benefits is proving much easier said than done for Veterans Affairs Minister Erin O’Toole. 626 more words

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Letter: Cpl. Paul Franklin's story made this Second World War vet very angry

Re: “Veterans deserve better” (Editorial, March 3)

Your justifiably “J’accuse” editorial in the March 3 edition has filled my very being with an almost lethal combination of more disgust, horror and anger than I care to recall having ever before experienced in my own interactions with government agencies. 201 more words

Government And Politics

Government gives legless Afghan vet a break – he will only have to verify need for a wheelchair every three years

A wounded soldier who lost both legs in Afghanistan will have to verify his condition and the kind of support needed, including his wheelchair, to Veterans Affairs every three years, rather than annually under a policy change, the… 440 more words

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