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We Need More Gandhis (To Be the Change We Want to See in the World)

 MAHATMA GANDHI, SOMEONE WE CAN LOOK UP TO One of my heroes is Gandhi.  Yes, I’ll admit it.  It was Gandhi’s birthday a couple days ago, and it’s a good time to reflect on his achievements and influence, even up … Continue reading

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First Nations: If You Can’t Wipe Them Out, Stick Them in Jail

Today there is an article in the news showing how Stephen Harper and his neo-Conservative henchmen (and a few women) are continuing to marginalise First Nations in Canada. Number of aboriginal women in prison at crisis levels, federal report shows … Continue reading

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