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Drawing from Life

Katerina Cizek National Film Board This short documentary follows a group therapy workshop for people who have attempted suicide more than once. A hybrid of vérité and animation, the film is a candid portrayal of 12 people who together, for … Continue reading

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Recent generations focus more on fame, money than giving back

Audrey Hamilton EurekAlert Young adults less interested in community issues, politics and environment, finds new research. WASHINGTON – The times are changing, and not necessarily for the better when it comes to giving back to society, according to 40 years … Continue reading

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Greek bond swap deal to go ahead

AAP Business Speculator Enough private investors have agreed to take huge losses on their Greek bonds, enabling a debt swap deal to go forward, a government source says, clearing a key hurdle for a new bailout package for Greece. As … Continue reading

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The Milgram Obedience Experiment

Kendra Cherry | verywellmind.com “The social psychology of this century reveals a major lesson: often it is not so much the kind of person a man is as the kind of situation in which he finds himself that determines how … Continue reading

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Lessons from Moncton’s water privatization experience

Ema Lui Rabble In a recent CBC The Current radio interview, Elizabeth Brubaker, Environment Probe’s executive director, debated Council of Canadians’ Trade Campaigner Stuart Trew on water privatization in Canada within the context of the Canada-EU Comprehensive and Economic Trade … Continue reading

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Consumer-Backed Effort to Label Genetically Engineered Food Releases Video by Food, Inc. Filmmaker Robert Kenner

Source: PR Newswire BOSTON, Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — With more than a half-million consumers already on board, a campaign petitioning the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to label genetically engineered (GE) food today launched  the video “Labels Matter” … Continue reading

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Corporate-funded “People’s” Movement

Source: LD Bangkok, Thailand June 22, 2011 – Surely a movement run by a man working with foreign interests against his own nation would be considered sedition in every sense of the word. And regardless of how well-intentioned followers of … Continue reading

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