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Ontario Denies Reports of 50 New Weed Store Licences

Premier Doug Ford has only allowed for 25 cannabis stores so far.
Manisha Krishnan
6.7.19
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Doug Ford’s Budget Is Big on Cuts and Making It Easier to Buy Booze

The Ontario premier made cuts to education, children’s programs, and Indigenous services, but hey, you can start drinking at 9 AM now.
Anne Gaviola
4.11.19
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Advocates Warn That Ontario’s Cuts to Overdose Prevention Sites Will Lead to More Deaths

Doug Ford’s government announced on Friday it was scaling back funding for overdose prevention services as opioid deaths continue to skyrocket.
Rachel Browne
4.1.19
Views My Own

Actually, Cellphones Can be a Good Thing in the Classroom

My high school was paperless. Instead of banning cellphones, why don’t we work to create an engaging classroom environment?
Sherina Harris
3.20.19
News

Doug Ford is Banning Cell Phones in Schools

Critics say that a blanket cell phone ban may be impossible to enforce, and also takes away a potentially powerful learning tool.
Tamara Khandaker
3.12.19
politics

Everything You Need to Know About Doug Ford’s Political Interference Scandal

Ford’s buddy Ron Taverner has withdrawn his name from consideration to be the province’s next top cop.
Tamara Khandaker
3.7.19
News

Ontario Police Commander Fired After Criticizing Doug Ford Appointment

On Tuesday, the NDP called for a public inquiry into the firing of Brad Blair and the appointment of Ron Taverner as the next OPP commissioner.
Tamara Khandaker
3.5.19
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Ontario Cannabis Workers Will Be Trained to Spot Stoned People

Is there really a way to spot someone who is too high?
Mack Lamoureux
2.21.19
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Student Journalists Talk About ‘Existential Threat’ of Doug Ford's Funding Opt-Out

A new survey suggests Ontario schools could see a 57 percent cut to campus papers.
Jack Hauen
2.20.19
education

What Ontario’s ‘Crazy Marxist’ Student Associations Actually Cover

Doug Ford has targeted student services for cuts, calling student unions “Marxist.” But what exactly will students be missing if the premier gets his way?
Chris D'Alessandro
2.12.19
News

Doug Ford Reportedly Wants to Make It Easier to Throw You Out of Your Apartment

The Ontario leader is considering new rules to allow landlord to evict you in under a week.
Tamara Khandaker
2.6.19
News

A Student Union’s Booze Spending Scandal Is Perfect Fodder For Doug Ford

Ryerson Student Union president Ram Ganesh and vice-president operations Savreen Gosal were called out after booze, club and Airbnb purchases were flagged.
Emma Sandri
1.29.19
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