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Why did a young mother die in an alley after she was admitted to hospital? Her family says it’s because she was Indigenous

Ryan Thorpe

Windy Sinclair went to a Winnipeg ER. Three hours later, she went missing. Her body was found frozen in an alleyway three days after.

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Hundreds of Canadian adults still struggle to read and write—but you wouldn’t know it

Phylicia Davis

Inside the country’s invisible issue of adult literacy

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Online dating apps have a major problem with sexual harassment—but solutions must start offline

Teodora Pasca

There’s no doubt dating apps have a role to play in promoting safe romantic interactions. But sexual harassment and assault are social problems—and a culture shift is required if things are ever going to get better

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When it comes to new treatments for addiction that rely on medication, Canadians need to have an open mind

Tracy Giesz-Ramsay

Echoing failed policies of the drug war, calls for banning all pharmaceuticals are counter-productive and even dangerous

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New Toronto film project aims to preserve the pasts of Indigenous and visible minority communities

Emily Macrae

A look inside the Home Made Visible project

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Ibu Saudara Isteri

Tess Liem

New poetry by Tess Liem

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This Vancouver teacher turned her master’s thesis into a comic book

Valérie Frappier

She wanted to prove that graphic art can still be scholarly

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Stand-up comedy got me through the darkest point of my life

Erica Ruth Kelly

How I laughed through the pain

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Learning to Swim

Henry Noble

Poetry by Henry Noble

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Why is the number of women in Canada’s prisons increasing?

Melanie Woods

New report sheds light on the experiences of imprisoned women across the country

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REVIEW: New collection unpacks Toronto’s storied history of hip-hop

Maria Siassina

Inside Mark V. Campbell's ...Everything Remains Raw

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Inuk scholar celebrates long-overlooked Nunatsiavut art in her new book

Victoria Chan

On Heather Igloliorte's SakKijâjuk

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What’s inside: The federal government’s election reform bill

Celie Deagle

After Trudeau’s Liberals promised to eliminate the first-past-the-post system, we see how the government’s election reform bill stacks up

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Meet the woman lighting up the way for cannabis justice

Kieran Delamont

She’s been part of Canada’s cannabis community as long as we’ve had one. Now, Hilary Black is an integral member of one of Canada's biggest cannabis companies

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One Weird Trick

Andrew F. Sullivan

Short fiction by Andrew F. Sullivan

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