Anya Zoledziowski

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Canada's Last Intact Arctic Ice Shelf Just Collapsed

Milne Ice Shelf lost an area larger than the size of Manhattan and two resulting islands are now dangerously floating in the ocean, scientists say.
Anya Zoledziowski
2 days ago
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Beirut Is a Disaster and Residents Say Their Government Has Disappeared

Citizens in Beirut are removing debris, rescuing trapped victims, and counting the corpses while they wait for a government response.
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Anya Zoledziowski
3 days ago
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China Just Sentenced a Third Canadian to Death for a Drug-Related Offence

The sentence was announced amid declining Canada-China relations. Tensions started in 2018 when Canada detained Meng Wanzhou of Huawei and have worsened since.
Anya Zoledziowski
3 days ago
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A Northern Canadian Town Wants to Bubble With Part of Alaska

Stewart, B.C., and Hyder, Alaska, basically form "one community," Stewart's mayor said. The U.S.-Canada border closure is making life difficult for residents.
Anya Zoledziowski
4 days ago
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Sex Workers Say 'Anti-Trafficking Raids' Are Often a Guise to Target Them

Migrant sex workers who are in the industry by choice say cops and border security conflate sex trafficking with sex work as a way to police migration in Canada.
Anya Zoledziowski
8.4.20
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Quarantined Migrant Workers Are Being Fed 'Crappy' Food

"The people who feed us are hungry," one advocate said, adding that the meals are unhealthy and culturally insensitive.
Anya Zoledziowski
7.30.20
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Mysterious Seeds from China Are Showing up in U.S, Canadian Mailboxes

People in Canada and the U.S. have been finding unsolicited seeds in the mail that could potentially threaten the environment, prompting federal agencies to investigate.
Anya Zoledziowski
7.29.20
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An American Jumped the Border, Evaded Canadian Cops By Floating Down a River

The suspect allegedly spent two and a half hours in the Kettle River before police finally arrested him and turned him over to the Canadian Border Services Agency.
Anya Zoledziowski
7.28.20
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Arctic Sea Ice Is Melting So Fast It Just Hit a Record Low

About 1 million square kilometres less of the ocean is covered with ice than in the past seven years, according to new findings, and it's largely caused by the Arctic's record-breaking heatwave.
Anya Zoledziowski
7.27.20
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Adjudicator Who Didn't Believe a Refugee's Rape Also Doubted LGBTQ Claimants

The Immigration and Refugee Board adjudicator didn't understand why a claimant kept a baby after being raped, and didn't believe a man was gay in part because he hadn't attended Toronto Pride.
Anya Zoledziowski
7.27.20
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This B.C. Government Agency Wants You to Use Glory Holes

The British Columbia Centre for Disease Control safe sex guidelines literally say 'glory holes' can limit the spread of COVID-19.
Anya Zoledziowski
7.21.20
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Young People Blamed for New COVID-19 Outbreaks in Canada

But politicians are the ones who decided to reopen high risk businesses like bars and restaurants in the first place.
Anya Zoledziowski
7.21.20
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