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Jul 20, 2018
Photo: Charles McVety on Twitter

Suffer all ye Ontario children

Antonia Zerbisias
Charles McVety, the so-called “evangelical leader” who delivered unto Doug Ford a social conservative Christian base, is less about loving the poor and disadvantaged and more about promoting hate.
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Jul 17, 2018
Photo: Patrick Feller/Flickr

Tracy Latimer's killer does not deserve a pardon

Carmela Hutchison
Her father, believing he acted out of "mercy" when he killed her, was judge, jury and executioner. Now he says he is being victimized because his second-degree murder conviction is public record.
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Jul 16, 2018
Photo: Rick Chung/Flickr

Last call at the Ivory Tower

Jessica Parish
For my final two years of my PhD I decided I’d rather bartend than teach in the post-secondary sector. Why? Because I needed time and money to continue writing and bartending made better sense.
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Jun 29, 2018
The south façade of the Ontario Legislative Building. Photo: Benson Kua

Thoughts on hate as Doug Ford is sworn in at Queen's Park

Barâa Arar
That intimate relationship between legislation, extreme political rhetoric, and the rise in hate crimes as shown by Donald Trump’s America, is exactly why I am afraid of a Ford majority government.
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Feb 21, 2018
Photo: Kristie de Garis

Women Who Tell, two years on

Svea Vikander
The progress we have made in speaking out about sexual assault relies on one major cultural shift: the women making allegations have stopped caring about men's feelings.
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Jan 16, 2018
Anti-war activists in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery, invited for the rally in support of Iranian protesters, with a "US/NATO hands off Iran" banner, photographed as pro-US interventionists block them with the monarchist flag of Iran discarded in 1979.  Photo: Roberto Morago

Support lifting sanctions on Iran

Sara Sagaii
Nyusha Samiei
A statement to the progressive community in Canada that we weren’t able to read out at a Vancouver rally after being attacked
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Mar 16, 2017

Open letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

various
"We, the undersigned professors, call on the Canadian government to enact legislation to establish a credible and effective independent ombudsperson to investigate and hear complaints..."

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