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Mother Teresa canonized by Pope Francis

Already considered a saint by much of the world for her work with the poor, Mother Teresa was officially canonized and bestowed the title of saint this past Sunday. “I think, perhaps, we may have som...
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Why local politics matters

Very few people know who their local councilors are and fewer still take an active interest in local politics. Most Canadians tend to see municipal politics as a sort of administrative affair – fixin...
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U.S. Republican debate improves moderation

Things seem to be finally heating up in the U.S. Republican presidential primaries. Last week’s debate on Nov. 10, stood in stark contrast to the preceding debates and in a multitude of ways. Most in...