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Indigenous Leaders Say Commercial Fishermen Are Threatening Them Over Lobster

The Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaw Chiefs issued a state of emergency on Friday in response to the alleged violence.
Anya Zoledziowski
2 days ago
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Toronto Allows Sex Workers at Body Rub Parlours to Lock Their Doors

Previously, sex workers were penalized for locking their doors, putting them at risk of robberies, assaults, and even death, they say.
Anya Zoledziowski
9.16.20
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Black Artist Getting Racist Backlash For Painting a Black Lives Matter Mural

A security guard is on location to help protect the team of mostly Black and racialized artists who are painting the mural in a conservative Canadian city.
Anya Zoledziowski
9.14.20
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Ecological Crises Could Displace More Than 1 Billion People by 2050: Report

The Institute of Economics and Peace put out new findings highlighting the relationship between climate change, political unrest, resource scarcity, and migration.
Anya Zoledziowski
9.10.20
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Canada Is Starting to Reverse COVID-19 Reopening Plans as Cases Rise

Ontario, Alberta, and British Columbia are all recording spikes in COVID-19 cases, prompting questions about what's next.
Anya Zoledziowski
9.9.20
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Daily Cases of COVID-19 in Canada Rise 25% in a Week

Canada's top doctor called the increase "concerning" and reminded Canadians to be even more vigilant as the cold weather shifts activities indoors.
Anya Zoledziowski
9.8.20
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Parents Most Likely to Turn to Booze During Pandemic: Study

Parents with children still at home are dealing with numerous stressors during the coronavirus pandemic, the study said.
Anya Zoledziowski
9.2.20
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COVID-19 Is Putting Essential Indigenous Casino Revenue At Risk

Revenue from casinos often helps fund services like healthcare and education in Indigenous communities. Tribal governments nationwide could lose more than half of projected revenue.
Anya Zoledziowski
9.1.20
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OnlyFans Limits How Much Money Sex Workers Make With Zero Warning

Several sex workers told VICE News they believe Bella Thorne's OnlyFans account led to the changes, but the site denies the allegations.
Anya Zoledziowski
8.28.20
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Migrant Workers Win COVID-19 Protections in Canadian Court Case

The decision upholds a disputed pandemic-related public health rule that limits the number of migrant workers allowed to quarantine together in a bunkhouse to three.
Anya Zoledziowski
8.28.20
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One Day Late, NHL Cancels Games as Players Protest Police Shooting

Evander Kane, the co-head of the Hockey Diversity Alliance, spoke out against the NHL, calling the league’s inaction “insulting.”
Anya Zoledziowski
8.27.20
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Raptors Consider Game Boycott Following Police Shooting of Jacob Blake

It's one of many options being considering as the franchise continues to speak out against anti-Black racism and police brutality, Raptors player Fred VanVleet told reporters on Tuesday.
Anya Zoledziowski
8.26.20
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