Canada

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper's plans to finance a massive, ten-story "Mother Canada" statue on the grounds of a national park in Nova Scotia have prompted outrage from national media outlets and environmental advocates alike. The statue, a cloaked woman holding her arms out toward the Atlantic Ocean from a section of a coastline known as...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
By boat, by raft, or by swimming through frigid northern waters, the people...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
From muzzling watchdog groups to persecuting whistleblowers, from devaluing...

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