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Equality for persons with disabilities on the line in new assisted dying legislation Five modest measures to reset the dial and elevate Canadian politics It will soon be easier and faster to get a medically assisted death than many disability supports Jason Kenney is trying to kill us America, we need to talk. Cong Peiwu says Spavor and Kovrig are ‘in good health’ and it is up to Canada to ‘reset the relationship’

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Equality for persons with disabilities on the line in new assisted dying legislation

Equality for persons with disabilities on the line in new assisted dying legislation

As someone who has lived for 67 years with a degenerative medical condition, I am alarmed at how easily a human rights norm can be toppled.
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Five modest measures to reset the dial and elevate Canadian politics

Five modest measures to reset the dial and elevate Canadian politics

Politics has taken on a nasty edge, and the word compromise is quickly becoming a dirty word.
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It will soon be easier and faster to get a medically assisted death than many disability supports

It will soon be easier and faster to get a medically assisted death than many disability supports

The federal government is pushing its new Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD) bill through Parliament before year’s end. The bill makes dying easier than living. 
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Jason Kenney is trying to kill us

Jason Kenney is trying to kill us

While there are very very very few political issues about which Jason Kenney and I agree . . . 
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America, we need to talk.

America, we need to talk.

Someone needs to tell a bajillion election officials who’ve taken to TV in recent days that surviving long lines, complicated counts and legal challenges is not in fact a sign of a healthy democracy
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Cong Peiwu says Spavor and Kovrig are ‘in good health’ and it is up to Canada to ‘reset the relationship’

Cong Peiwu says Spavor and Kovrig are ‘in good health’ and it is up to Canada to ‘reset the relationship’

The Chinese Ambassador to Canada says that Canadians Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor (the two Michaels) are in good health and suggested that the China-Canada bi-lateral relationship could be reset
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