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Bob Rae: Lawyer-OKT,Prof, Uof T: Mediator, Speaker, Writer. Special Envoy to Myanmar First Nations, Social Justice, Governance, Democracy, Conflict Res
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IRC Intl Rescue Comm 21h
The U.S. has always had strong bipartisan support for refugees-- no matter who was President. But this week, the Administration has said it intends to admit *no more* than 30,000 refugees to the US next year. Why is this alarming? Find out why.
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Washington Post 21h
Opinion: The Supreme Court was America’s least damaged institution — until now
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Katie Simpson Sep 22
I will confirm it has turned into 'bring your family to the office day' at CBC News in Ottawa, since the office has power. Also, everyone has lovely children. ESPECIALLY
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Bob Rae 21h
It’s ok Paul, not everyone in my family agrees with me either. But I wouldn’t call them Stalinists.
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Thant Myint-U Sep 22
Thinking of Conor Cruise O'Brien's 'sacred drama': UNGA in 1960 featured historic debates and discussions between Eisenhower, Nasser, Nehru, MacMillan, Nkrumah, Khrushchev, Castro, Sukarno, Tito, and Hammarskjold. What might this year bring?
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Bloomberg 22h
These are the economies with the most (and least) efficient health care: 1. Hong Kong 2. Singapore 3. Spain 54. U.S. and Azerbaijan
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Bob Rae 22h
A number of European countries now heading down this path
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Bob Rae 22h
The door opens. This is what Harold Wilson did with his decision to allow an “open vote” on joining the EU.
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Guardian Opinion Sep 23
The Salzburg debacle makes the choices starker for Mrs May – and for Mr Corbyn | Andrew Rawnsley
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David Frum Sep 22
Remedial French history for the WSJ Editorial board. 1) The author of "J'Accuse" was not a Jacobin. 2) Those accused by Emile Zola in 1898 were indeed all guilty. 3) Their guilt was to fabricate evidence against an innocent man for political reasons, lacking only Zillow
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Bob Rae Sep 22
This is important - we have shown in critical issues we can do more heavy lifting. But global challenge in refugee crisis alone can only be met if all countries do more. Canada must increase its spending on foreign aid via
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TorontoStar Sep 22
According to a new poll, nearly 80 per cent of residents feel the city is becoming unaffordable, with one expert calling it "the issue of the decade."
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Benedict Rogers Sep 22
Event: Documentary 'Last Exit to Kai Tak' brings fresh perspective to Hong Kong's democracy movement via
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António Guterres Sep 21
Kofi Annan called the United Nations the “last best hope of humanity”. We shall miss him every day, but here, in the heart of his beloved home, we vow to carry forward his ideals and his peacemaking spirit.
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The Daily Beast Sep 21
To open his Thursday rally, the president reportedly "personally requested" Wayne Allyn Root, a conspiracy theorist who said the Las Vegas massacre was a "coordinated Muslim terror attack"
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Bob Rae Sep 22
George Packer’s brilliant review of “Fear” With “Fear” and Trump, Bob Woodward Has a Bookend to the Nixon Story
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Le Monde Sep 21
Alors que le se précise, le Royaume-Uni est en passe de perdre son rang de deuxième pays préféré des étudiants étrangers
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Oliver MacLaren Jul 19
New Blog. Doug Ford's cancellation of Renewable Energy contracts won't lower electricity prices and disproportionately hurts municipalities and First Nations.
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Oliver MacLaren Sep 14
A small team of us have been working on this deal for three years. Today we celebrate the announcement of the Federal Government's historic contribution. ; ; ;
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Bob Rae Sep 21
Because it’s such a great experience so far. Why not give the British people a choice and not just an echo ?
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