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Winnipeg Art Gallery wraps up virtual talks about Métis culture and identity | CBC News

Winnipeg Art Gallery wraps up virtual talks about Métis culture and identity | CBC News

The kitchen table is usually a place for conversation, especially in Métis communities, and that’s the inspiration behind a Winnipeg Art Gallery series of talks on Métis identity and culture.   “It’s the site of knowledge transmission,” said Julia Lafreniere, head…

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Private equity, hedge funds accounted for over $625 million in political spending during 2020 campaign, study says

Private equity, hedge funds accounted for over $625 million in political spending during 2020 campaign, study says

The Wall Street sign is seen outside The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, February 16, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Private equity and hedge funds accounted for over $625 million in political…

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Melbourne retail to reopen last Friday

Melbourne retail to reopen last Friday

It’s been a grueling 20 months for many Victorians who have gone in and out of lockdown, but on Friday the state is set to welcome a raft of new freedoms — and will potentially…

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‘An Act of War Against the Middle-Class’ — Americans Criticize Janet Yellen’s Idea to Tax ‘Unrealized Capital Gains’ – Taxes Bitcoin News

‘An Act of War Against the Middle-Class’ — Americans Criticize Janet Yellen’s Idea to Tax ‘Unrealized Capital Gains’ – Taxes Bitcoin News

The 78th United States secretary of the treasury Janet Yellen told CNN’s “State of the Union” on Sunday that U.S. lawmakers are considering taxing unrealized capital gains. According to Yellen, the funds collected would help…

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Tory MPs defend votes after uproar over sewage proposals

Tory MPs defend votes after uproar over sewage proposals

Conservative MPs are facing a backlash on social media after rejecting tougher sewage protections in the Environment Bill. Source link

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Dutch consider new coronavirus curbs as infections soar By Reuters

Dutch consider new coronavirus curbs as infections soar By Reuters

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The Dutch government may impose new coronavirus restrictions to reduce pressure on hospitals struggling to deal with a swelling number of COVID-19 patients, Health Minister Hugo de Jonge said on Monday. Coronavirus…

Facebook is ‘unquestionably making hate worse’, says whistleblower Frances Haugen – politics live

10.30am EDT 10:30 Haugen says there is “no will at the top” of Facebook to address these problems. She says Mark Zuckerberg has “unilateral control of 3 billion people”. 10.29am EDT 10:29 Q: Is Facebook…

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Announcing the HUMAN Grants Program: $10 Million to Fund the Next Wave of HUMAN Protocol Solutions – Press release Bitcoin News

Announcing the HUMAN Grants Program: $10 Million to Fund the Next Wave of HUMAN Protocol Solutions – Press release Bitcoin News

press release PRESS RELEASE. The MetaHUMAN Foundation has announced a grants program to support a new generation of projects looking to adopt and build on top of HUMAN Protocol. Successful applicants will have access to…

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Target Time and Superquiz, Tuesday, October 26

Target Time and Superquiz, Tuesday, October 26

TARGET TIME Credit: Find words of four letters or more. Every word must include the centre letter and each letter is used once only. Find at least one nine-letter word. No colloquial or foreign words,…

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Sudanese army detains prime minister Abdalla Hamdok

Sudanese army detains prime minister Abdalla Hamdok

Sudan’s army has detained the prime minister and other ministers in what appears to be a military coup after months of tension within the civilian and military wings of the transitional government. “The joint military…

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