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Manitoba students last in Canada in science and math, second last in reading | CBC News

Results show Manitoba doing worse in all three categories than in previous years Kristin Annable · CBC News · Posted: Dec 03, 2019 The PISA 2018 assessment tests the capabilities of 15-year-olds in reading, math and science literacy through a … Continue reading

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Supreme Court decision on real estate data said to have benefited consumers, spurred innovation

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/real-estate/article-supreme-court-decision-on-real-estate-data-has-benefitted-consumers/ Dismantling this monopoly was long overdue. Now we need more Canadian options for these services. So far the main provider is foreign and only available in some markets. The other monopoly or over charging that is costing us much … Continue reading

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China’s Alipay And Bitcoin Exchange Giant Binance In Shock Clash

https://www.forbes.com/sites/billybambrough/2019/10/17/chinas-alipay-and-bitcoin-exchange-giant-binance-in-shock-clash/

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Lack of transparency with Political Donations in Canada influencing elections and undermining democracy

There is no wonder we see governments no matter what party or leader acting againsts public interests and failing on their promises to be more transparent and accountable. This will continue until election laws and donation rules are strengthened and … Continue reading

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Ocean Cleanup starts harvesting plastic from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

https://newatlas.com/environment/ocean-cleanup-starts-capturing-plastic-great-pacific-garbage-patch/

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Political leaders misleading their parties and the public and they join up to do the same once in power

Shutterstock The CBC ran a version of the news story from The Georgia Straight about Andrew Scheer lying or misleading his party and the public but with less details. The Straight also covers some of the lies, misleading and conflicts … Continue reading

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Purdue Pharma, Owners Offer to Settle Suits for $10B-$12B: NBC – Bloomberg

Bottles of Purdue Pharma L.P. OxyContin medication. Photographer: George Frey/Bloomberg NBC By Nathan Crooks 27 August 2019, 13:57 GMT-5 https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-08-27/purdue-pharma-owners-offer-to-settle-suits-for-10-12b-nbc

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