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Letter to the editor

I was dismayed to read that Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff insinuated that Winnipeg North Conservative candidate Julie Javier’s candidacy was unfair because of her Filipino heritage, and that she was only running to steal

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Sir George R. Poblete, KGOR Appointed Canada Region Commander

Sir George R. Poblete, KGOR Appointed Canada Region Commander

The Rizal Supreme Council in Manila appointed Sir George R. Poblete, KGOR as the Canada Region Commander for the RY 2010-2012. Appointed with him are Sir Dr. Tom Virey, KGOR as Deputy Canada Region

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Rizal Canada to Celebrate their 11th Commanders Ball  on Nov. 20, 2010

Rizal Canada to Celebrate their 11th Commanders Ball on Nov. 20, 2010

The Canada Region Council held their Commanders Meeting in Scarborough on Sep. 30. They discussed their plans for their 11th Rizal Commanders Bal that will be held in Rembrandt on Saturday, Nov. 20,

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Glee Sing Off Winnipeg!

Glee Sing Off Winnipeg!

This fall, a unique fundraising initiative will take place to help raise funds for The Sara Riel Foundation. You love the show now is your chance to have that experience LIVE! Don’t miss the

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OneSwab, OneMatch, OneLife MPs host Clinic to support National Stem Cell and Marrow Registry

OneSwab, OneMatch, OneLife MPs host Clinic to support National Stem Cell and Marrow Registry

Ottawa, ON: On October 6, 2010, Joy Smith, Member of Parliament for Kildonan – St. Paul and Terence Young, Member of Parliament for Oakville, in partnership with the Canadian Blood Services (CBS), will launch

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MP Joy Smith to honour heroes of human trafficking

MP Joy Smith to honour heroes of human trafficking

WINNIPEG, MB: MP Joy Smith will be hosting an award ceremony to honour former trafficking victims and those who selflessly dedicate their time and energy to fighting this heinous crime. The inaugural event will

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Minister Cannon Launches Canada’s Action Plan for the Implementation of UN Security Council Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security

Minister Cannon Launches Canada’s Action Plan for the Implementation of UN Security Council Resolutions on Women, Peace and Security

(No. 324 – October 5, 2010 – 6:45 p.m. ET) The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced Canada’s Action Plan for the Implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolutions (UNSCRs) on

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Government of Canada Launches New Federal Internship for Newcomers Program

Government of Canada Launches New Federal Internship for Newcomers Program

OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Oct. 5, 2010) – Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney today announced a new program to help newcomers gain valuable Canadian work experience, a significant hurdle for many immigrants. “Newcomers

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Government Must Defend Canada In Nafta Challenge

Government Must Defend Canada In Nafta Challenge

Angus calls on Conservatives to stand up against $355 million claim OTTAWA – Ten years have passed since the notorious Adams Mine garbage deal went south. Now, thanks to a Chapter 11 NAFTA challenge,

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Federal action needed now to end under-employment of new Canadians: NDP

Federal action needed now to end under-employment of new Canadians: NDP

OTTAWA – New Democrat MP and Immigration Critic Olivia Chow (Trinity-Spadina) is calling for the Conservatives to end their indifference and show real leadership to help newcomers find good jobs. “Today the Minister of

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