A higher empathy

Vincent Li has been a household name for years now, and has been the source of much debate in Manitoba, and all across Canada. In…

assisted suicide

Point/Counterpoint: Assisted suicide

On Feb. 6, the Supreme Court of Canada released its landmark ruling in the Carter vs. Canada case, striking down the existing law prohibiting assisted…

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Google’s mystery barges

For two weeks now, a story has been developing that seems more like the ominous beginning of a science fiction novel than genuine news. On…

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Patents, while at first glance seem to be rather dry and unremarkable, are invariably affecting everything that you do, especially when it comes to technology…

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What’s in a name

There has been some recent concern over the fact that there may be an increase in the number of “honour killings” taking place within Canada….

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News Briefs

Province’s “Bonnie and Clyde” sued by MPI Manitoba Public Insurance has recently filed a $110,000 lawsuit against a 19-year-old man and his 17-year-old girlfriend for…

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Human trafficking in Canada

Human trafficking does not sound like something that happens in Winnipeg. Sure, most of us have heard of it, but usually in the context of…