Mitchell Or

The Sea Is Operating Out Of Fish

As global fish stocks that feed hundreds of millions of people dwindle, nations are scrambling to finalize by year’s end an international agreement to ban government subsidies that fuel overfishing. Yet as negotiations at the World Trade Organization resume this week in Geneva, Switzerland, new research shows that governments have actually increased financial support for…

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Scheer defends Conservatives’ election outcomes

The National·VideoAndrew Scheer defended how the Conservative Party fared in the election, focusing on a gain in seats and taking the popular vote.Posted: Oct 22, 2019 9:26 PM ET | Last Updated: October 23Andrew Scheer defended how the Conservative Party fared in the election, focusing on a gain in seats and taking the popular vote.…

The Survivors Of A ‘Paper Genocide’

The people we now call Taíno discovered Christopher Columbus and the Spaniards. He did not discover us, as we were home and they were lost at sea when they landed on our shores. That’s how we look at it—but we go down in history as being discovered. The Taíno are the Arawakan-speaking peoples of the…

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Trudeau concedes Tories could perhaps perhaps gain, accuses them of running ‘dirtiest’ marketing campaign ever

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau today acknowledged the Conservatives could win Monday’s election — and accused the party of winning support by running one of the “dirtiest, nastiest” election campaigns in Canadian history.Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau walks with Liberal candidates during a campaign stop at the Botanical Garden in Montreal on Wednesday Oct. 16, 2019. (Sean…