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27 “Culture Shocks” This Canadian Woman Experienced After Moving To Sweden

When you hear Sweden, you most likely think of a Nordic land with blond people, weird festivities like Midsummer, and edgy Stockholm street style. Not only that, every year, Swedes are reported to be among the happiest people with enviable work-life balance and renowned social equality. So no wonder foreigners......

US media shamefully justified a string of Canadian church burnings

Kelly Jane Torrance One day this month in Canada, 10 Catholic churches were vandalized in a single city, Calgary. In the last month, arsonists and vandals have attacked dozens of Canadian churches, burning some entirely to the ground. America has 70.5 million Catholics; Canada, with just over a 10th of......

Hundreds of unmarked graves found at Canadian indigenous school

June 24 (Reuters) – An indigenous group in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan on Thursday said it had found the unmarked graves of up to 751 people at a now-defunct Catholic residential school, just weeks after a similar discovery rocked the country. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he was “terribly......

Fire Destroys Two Catholic Churches on Canadian Indigenous Land

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here MONTREAL — National Canadian police were investigating on Tuesday after two century-old Catholic churches burned to the ground within hours of one another on Indigenous lands in British Columbia. Indigenous leaders said they were particularly disturbed by the......

Soaring costs challenge Canadian retailers counting on post-COVID surge

A Canadian dollar coin, commonly known as the “Loonie”, is pictured in this illustration picture taken in Toronto, January 23, 2015. REUTERS/Mark Blinch OTTAWA, June 21 (Reuters) – Canadian retailers are readying for a post-pandemic rebound as consumers emerge from lockdowns and open their wallets, but higher costs are eroding......

‘Goosebumps’ as Canadian Hughes sees maiden major title in reach

June 19 (Reuters) – It was “goosebumps” for 30-year-old Canadian Mackenzie Hughes, who rocketed up the leaderboard at the U.S. Open on Saturday and will play in the final group of a major for the first time in his career. Hughes, whose best finish in a major was 40th at......

Man suspected of killing Canadian Muslim family was motivated by hate -police

A man accused of killing four members of a Canadian Muslim family by running them over in his pickup truck, targeted them in an attack motivated by hate, police said on Monday. Police in London, Ontario, citing witnesses, said that 20-year-old Nathaniel Veltman, jumped the curb in his vehicle on......

Canadian nurses commute across the border to care for American patients

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Canadian nurses commute across the border to care for American patients – CBS News Watch CBSN Live A group of Canadian nurses crosses the U.S.-Canada border each day to treat patients in Michigan. Despite their valiant efforts, there’s been......

Canadian nurses cross border to care for American patients: “It’s not a border, just a line we cross”

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Detroit nurse Brent Gale’s commute typically starts at 6 a.m. – and in another country. He works at St. Mary Mercy Livonia Hospital in Metro Detroit but lives across the Detroit River in Windsor, Canada. Many of Gale’s patients......

Remains of 215 Indigenous Canadian children found on site of school they were forced to attend

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Remains of 215 Indigenous Canadian children found on site of school they were forced to attend – CBS News Watch CBSN Live The remains of 215 Indigenous Canadian children were found on the site of the Kamloops Indian Residential......

Canadian telecoms regulator’s latest ruling spells ‘dark period’ for smaller operators

Members of the audience hold up their mobile phones towards the stage at the iHeartRadio MuchMusic Video Awards (MMVA) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada August 26, 2018. REUTERS/Fred Thornhill Two recent decisions by Canada’s telecom regulator are freezing out competition in the country’s highly concentrated industry, critics argue, making it even......

30 Style Accessories Made From The Most Random Stuff You Can Find In Your Home By This Canadian Artist

It’s hard to pinpoint just how old fashion as a concept and phenomenon is, but one thing is for certain—it has been around for so long that it’s an inevitable part of any culture and society. But, as is with most things, fashion too has been around for so long......

Canadian house prices to jump this year, but will slow in 2022

Single family homes are seen against the skyline of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada September 30, 2020. REUTERS/Jennifer Gauthier Canadian house prices will rise sharply in 2021, supported by ultra-low interest rates and robust demand driven by massive fiscal support, according to a Reuters poll of analysts who however said risks......

U.S. trade chief pressured to lift duties on Canadian lumber

As U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai prepares to meet her Canadian and Mexican counterparts on Monday to review progress in the new North American trade agreement, she is under pressure from home builders and lawmakers to cut U.S. tariffs on Canadian lumber. Shortages of softwood lumber amid soaring U.S. housing......

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