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A rigid belief in freedom is driving France and the U.S. to tragedy

Opinion https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-a-rigid-belief-in-freedom-is-driving-france-and-the-us-to-tragedy/ “… In Canada, our national narrative has shifted over the past century from xenophobia to multiculturalism. How fortunate we are. Sadly, rigid foundational ideologies are likely to continue to threaten social peace as the 21st century progresses.”

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An 8 year old shot and killed in Atlanta while in a car with her mother when parking in an area that has had protests

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.nbcnews.com/news/amp/ncna1232945 An 8 year old shot and killed in Atlanta while in a car with her mother when parking in an area that has had protests after another police officer killed an african american man and now faces charges. I … Continue reading

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Crazy Town – The Rob Ford Story

Robyn Doolittle Author Erin Bennett Narrator AUDIOBOOK I found this deep dive into the late Mayor Rob Ford and the Ford families life interesting. It was written by Globe and Mail investigative reporter Robyn Doolittle. Aside from a closer look … Continue reading

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Supporting hate groups like the Proud Boys got far-right leader Tommy Robinson kicked off Facebook and Instagram

Image: Vice News Feb 26 2019 – Vice News plus commentary Tommy Robinson was banned from Twitter in March 2018 for similar reasons. Hate speech and promoting violence is not allowed in traditional media so why should it be allowed … Continue reading

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A Polish mayor’s slaying and the toxic politics of violence and hate

People hold lit candles in a memorial march for Gdansk Mayor Pawel Adamowicz, in Warsaw, Poland, on Jan. 14, 2019. Czarek Sokolowski/The Associated Press — Here is exert from one related article and archive of another. I believe once their … Continue reading

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Some inclusive schools dealing with serious violence

Opinion Kevin Yaworski – concerned citizen January 6 2018 — Serious violence against teachers, aids and other students is unacceptable even when it special needs students. There was more than enough chances in the case of the student in the … Continue reading

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Why men fight, rape and kill

Mar 2, 2018 CBC As It Happens interview with Author Daemon Fairless who says he wanted to get at the root of male violent impulses — including his own — in his new book Mad Blood Stirring: The Inner Lives … Continue reading

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