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Challenging the Wage Gap: Canadian women still earn less than men

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Challenging the Wage Gap: Canadian women still earn less than men

If someone said to the person next to you, “I’ll give you $1” if you make me an ice cream cone, but then turned to you and said, “I’ll give you $0.87 if you make me an ice cream cone, too”—how would you feel? Cheated?That’s the reality women all over Canada face every day in…

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Low-income family surprised with hundreds of Christmas cards

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Low-income family surprised with hundreds of Christmas cards

Unable to afford a Christmas tree or presents for her sons, an Edmonton mom reached out for help online, hoping strangers could help make her family’s holiday special. But instead of asking for expensive presents, she asked for a more heartfelt gift – Christmas cards.Georgette Popoff posted a request on an anonymous local Facebook group.A…

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