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Why the Green Party matters now more than ever in Canadian politics

Andrew Reeves

They hold just one seat in Parliament, and critics say they’re powerless. But after landmark wins in B.C. and the ever-growing need for voices on environmental issues, the Green Party has never been more important

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Inside Justin Trudeau’s first two years in power

This Magazine

In this performance report, we take stock of how the PM has fared at the halfway point of his term

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How the internet helped me come out

Sidney Drmay

On the importance of online connections and mentorship for queer teens

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The steep cost of renovating 24 Sussex

Amy van den Berg

Just call it a money pit

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What a day at the gun range with the far right taught me about my political echo chamber

Kristy Woudstra

Kristy Woudstra on shooting with the enemy

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Why Canada’s friends abroad need to get over Justin Trudeau

RM Vaughan

He's not all that

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Where are they now?: Subjects of scandal in the 2015 federal election

This Magazine

Remembering the UniCaller and #peegate

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The Land of Milk and Honey

Phoebe Wang

Poetry by Phoebe Wang

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Google is finally adding thousands of Indigenous territories to its maps with the help of community members

Amy van den Berg

The project will literally put Canada's Indigenous communities on the map

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What Jagmeet Singh’s win means for the NDP—and its supporters of colour

Brittany Andrew-Amofah

He's the first visible minority to lead a federal party, and that holds great responsibility

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“Act of God”: On Toronto’s HIV/AIDS crisis of the 1980s

This Magazine

From UBC Press's A Queer Love Story

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Meet Canada’s strangest independent parties

Maverick Canterville

They're on the fringe

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Toronto’s Disability Pride sheds light on municipal shortcomings for those with disabilities

Emily Macrae

In its seventh year, the march serves as a reminder of just how much change still needs to be made

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Naomi Klein: How to stand up against the Trumpification of society

Naomi Klein

From Klein's newest book, No Is Not Enough

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TIFF needs more women

José Teodoro

This year's festival shined a light on some of the best films directed by women. A film critic on why TIFF must go even further

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Join us at our panel event: Trudeau Two Years In!

This Magazine

Come out on October 11 to talk Trudeau, politics, and more!

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How to provide a safe haven for those struggling with mental health challenges

Maverick Canterville

Inside Percy Sacobie's Take a Break Lodge

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