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Canada Repeating Marijuana Mistakes On Opioids

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Canada is in the middle of an opioid crisis. Fentanyl is seeping in and causing overdoses left and right. Hundreds of people are dying. Obviously our current system isn’t working. We even have a new P.M. Justin Trudeau who is legalizing marijuana. So why is Canada’s response (Bill C-37) to …

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Opinion: Sharia debate offers glimpse into Malaysia’s looming ‘culture war’

Opinion: Sharia debate offers glimpse into Malaysia’s looming ‘culture war’

Malaysia is fast becoming ground zero of a global “culture war”, as conflicting visions of society struggle for dominance. Broadly speaking, there are two main forces at work. One is a more Western-inclined, common law-based outlook, which has been shaped by Malaysia’s location at the heart of one of Asia’s …

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We Teach “Illegally” For You, China

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WE TEACH “ILLEGALLY” FOR YOU, CHINA We’ve all heard stories about Chinese crackdowns on “illegal” foreign teachers. Every-time some foreign teacher screws up or an officials mistress smiles at a black guy there’s a new wave of heavily publicized raids, arrests, deportations, and new regulations. It’s just not right. And …

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