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Pot Activism & Legal Reform

The recent legalization of marijuana for recreational use in two states, Colorado and Washington, came as a surprise to many on both sides of the Canadian-American border. Formerly, U.S. federal and state law deemed any usage or possession of marijuana to be illegal. The exception to that rule was medical marijuana, which is legal in  more »

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Privileged vs. Underprivileged – Who Does the Corporate Media Care About?

    Youth and homelessness – two words that describe the thousands who are affected by social, economic and a variety of other issues in Canada, resulting in fending for themselves. The social movement of youth homelessness seeks to raise awareness, eliminate poverty, abuse, and homelessness of a younger generation that often has nowhere to turn  more »