Ontario Building More Resilient Hospitals in Muskoka Algonquin
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Ontario Building More Resilient Hospitals in Muskoka Algonquin

Reading Time: 2 minutes $14 million investment will support the redevelopment of two Muskoka hospitals to improve care for families As part of its plan to stay open, the Ontario government is investing an additional $14 million to modernize and expand Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare. This funding will support planning for the phased redevelopment of its two hospital sites, Huntsville Read More…

Quebec Injects $75 Million Into Forest Industry
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Quebec Injects $75 Million Into Forest Industry

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Since 2016, the Quebec government has committed over $150,000 to the forest sector Deforestation has been a major accelerator to climate change and despite the naysayers, the Quebec government has been persistent in reducing global warming and preserving the forestry industry. Today, the government announced the allocation of $75 million over five years to stimulate Read More…

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American States In Fiction: Richard R. Becker’s 50 States

Reading Time: 3 minutes American States In Fiction: Richard R. Becker’s 50 States In Versions Of The Past: The Historical Imagination In America Fiction, Harry B. Henderson III has referenced the timeless observation of Edgar Allan Poe about the short story form. He writes: “ ‘the unity of effect or impression’ was of prime importance as an effect the Read More…

Sudan: Tens Of Thousands Flee After Deadly Attacks In West Darfur
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Sudan: Tens Of Thousands Flee After Deadly Attacks In West Darfur

Reading Time: 2 minutes Armed violence that broke out on Friday in Kreinik town, West Darfur, has displaced tens of thousands of people.  By: Michelle Delaney, NRCSenior Media Adviser to the Secretary-General “Towns in West Darfur are burning before our eyes, and communities are being assaulted over and over. This tragedy is quickly becoming a catastrophe. The deadly spiralling Read More…

Macron Wins Another 5 More Years, But Far-right Make Inroads
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Macron Wins Another 5 More Years, But Far-right Make Inroads

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Macron wins but France deeply divided After the first round of voting, Emmanuel Macron garnered 28% of the popular vote, while far-right candidate Le-Pen received 23%. To become President, a candidate must receive more than 50% of the votes. Since no candidate reached the 50% requirement, today’s run-off vote decided if France would give Macron Read More…