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Police deserve to march at Pride. The Manchester attack reminded me of that

Police deserve to march at Pride. The Manchester attack reminded me of that

(Jim Davidson)

Shawn Ahmed is a queer, Bangladeshi-Canadian Muslim activist who has been honoured by both the World Economic Forum and the Webby Awards.

The attack in Manchester by suspected suicide bomber Salman Ramadan Abedi may be an ocean away, …

by May 25, 2017 0 comments News
Theresa May to tackle Donald Trump over Manchester bombing evidence

Theresa May to tackle Donald Trump over Manchester bombing evidence

Theresa May will confront Donald Trump over the stream of leaks of crucial intelligence about the Manchester bomb attack when she meets the US president at a Nato summit in Brussels on Thursday.

British officials were infuriated on Wednesday when …

by May 25, 2017 0 comments News
Trump budget proposes 40% cut to job training programs

Trump budget proposes 40% cut to job training programs

Trump’s budget: Spends on defense, slashes safety nets

America has millions of jobs openings but not as many applicants with the right skills. It’s a big problem in the US job market.

Many believe the solution to the problem lies …

by May 24, 2017 0 comments Finance
China’s credit rating downgraded amid fears over slowing economy

China’s credit rating downgraded amid fears over slowing economy

China’s credit rating has been downgraded for the first time in more than 30 years over fears that slowing growth and rising debts will weaken the world’s second largest economy.

Moody’s lowered China’s sovereign credit rating by one notch to …

by May 24, 2017 0 comments News
Why Crosby’s concussion should be a wake-up call for the NHL

Why Crosby’s concussion should be a wake-up call for the NHL

Timothy Dewhirst is an associate professor in the department of marketing and consumer studies, College of Business and Economics, at the University of Guelph

The National Hockey League must have been salivating over the playoff series between the Washington Capitals …

by May 24, 2017 0 comments News
U.N. Survey: 3 Out of 4 Men and over Half of Women in Egypt Support FGM

U.N. Survey: 3 Out of 4 Men and over Half of Women in Egypt Support FGM

Photo/Amr Nabil

A new United Nations survey of male attitudes toward “gender equality” finds precious little appetite for it across the Middle East.

“Male attitudes towards the role of women in the workplace and at home, and of their participation …

by May 24, 2017 0 comments News
Supreme Court to hear ‘polarizing’ border-beer case

Supreme Court to hear ‘polarizing’ border-beer case

Beer is on display inside a store in Drummondville, Que., on July 23, 2015. (Ryan Remiorz/THE CANADIAN PRESS)

The Supreme Court of Canada has agreed to hear a Crown appeal of a New Brunswick ruling overturning a ban on bringing …

by May 24, 2017 0 comments News
The rich and famous get their own private terminal at LAX

The rich and famous get their own private terminal at LAX

Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner experience the joy of being a celebrity at LAX.

Celebrity sightings at Los Angeles International Airport are about to get harder to spot.

A new private terminal, The Private Suite, at LAX offers an exclusive …

by May 24, 2017 0 comments Tech
Kevin White’s progress a mystery as Bears begin OTAs

Kevin White’s progress a mystery as Bears begin OTAs

Photos of the Bears wide receiver Kevin White, the No. 7 overall pick in the 2015 NFL draft.

The Bears are diving deeper into their offseason program at Halas Hall, in their first week of organized team activities at Halas …

by May 24, 2017 0 comments News
Philippine president’s swagger recedes in the face of a powerful China

Philippine president’s swagger recedes in the face of a powerful China

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, left, and Chinese President Xi Jinping pose for photographers before their meeting, held on the sidelines of the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing on May 15, 2017. (Etienne Oliveau / Associated Press)

When he was …

by May 23, 2017 0 comments News