Christine Unrau

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Division over religious symbols in Quebec takes centre stage ahead of NDP leadership showcase

Late in the NDP leadership race, fault lines are emerging in the NDP caucus over what Quebecers are looking for in their federal leader.<p>Heading into …

‘The right thing to do’: Maryland removes statue of pro-slavery judge overnight

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — A statue of the U.S. Supreme Court justice who wrote the 1857 Dred Scott decision that upheld slavery and denied citizenship to …

Psychologists surveyed hundreds of alt-right supporters. The results are unsettling.

The white supremacists marching in Charlottesville, Virginia, this past weekend were not ashamed when they shouted, “Jews will not replace us.” They were not ashamed to wear Nazi symbols, to carry torches, to harass and beat counterprotesters. They wanted their beliefs on display.<p>It’s easy to treat …

New Research Suggests Memory Loss in Alzheimer's Patients May be Reversible

A Targeted Approach<p>New research from a team at MIT indicates symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) affecting patient’s memories may be reversible. AD …

‘Disloyal, outrageous and unacceptable’: The Vatican really doesn’t want Belgian Catholics to perform euthanasia

LONDON — Pope Francis has ordered a Belgian Catholic charity to stop offering euthanasia in its psychiatric hospitals.<p>In May, the Brothers of Charity …

Canada has 'no grounds' for optimism in NAFTA talks: ex-U.S. envoy Burney

Former ambassador to the United States Derek Burney is warning Canadians against undue optimism over looming North American free-trade agreement talks, cautioning the reopening of the trade deal at Donald Trump's request will usher in a period of uncertainty for businesses and that the American …

The White House Rebranding of Climate Change Could Be Frighteningly Effective

1984 much?<p>Would you take “weather extremes” just as seriously as the phrase “climate change”? The government believes that Americans will buy the …

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