"As far as single payer, it works in Canada, it works incredibly well in Scotland." "I would press for universal health care.... I would put forward a comprehensive health care program and fund it with an increase in corporate taxes." "We must have universal healthcare." – Donald Trump
I have been debating blogger "BET Uncut" (BTX3) for more than 15 years.BET Uncut presents himself as a Black Progressive, sophisticated and educated Black business man who vows to exterminate the WHITE RIGHT WING THREAT that blocks "Black...Show More Summary
If Tyrannosaurus rex was the lion of the Cretaceous dinosaur world, then the Nanotyrannus would have been the cheetah. That's according to Scott Persons, a graduate student in paleontology at the University of Alberta in Canada. He led...Show More Summary
From the UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO Recognizing health concerns in wind energy development a key recommendation in new study As wind energy development blossoms in Canada and around the world, opposition at the community level is challenging the viability of the industry. A new study with research from the University of Waterloo, published in Nature Energy,…
As wind energy development blossoms in Canada and around the world, opposition at the community level is challenging the viability of the industry. A new study with research from the University of Waterloo, published in Nature Energy, identifies four major factors leading to disputes over wind farms, and offers recommendations on avoiding disagreements. read more
All Times Eastern Baseball Australian Baseball League Sydney Blue Sox vs. Melbourne Aces — MLB Network, midnight Bobsleigh IBSF World Cup, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada 2-Man Bobsleigh — Universal HD, 4:30 p.m. (same day coverage) Boxing Premier Boxing Champions, Staples Center, Los Angeles, CA Welterweights Robert Guerrero vs. Show More Summary
TAMPA, Fla. (Jan. 22, 2016) - Scientists from the University of South Florida, along with colleagues in Canada and the Netherlands, have determined that the influx of fresh water from the Greenland ice sheet is "freshening" the North...Show More Summary
Read Part One Read Part Two Download the complete paper Importing Empire, Exporting Capital: Canadian Universities as Retail Outlets for US Anthropology The “Americanist tradition” has been reproduced in Canada in terms of the structuring...Show More Summary
From the CBC: Last year, University of Toronto music librarian James Mason was spending a lot of time on two different projects. One was a gargantuan effort to digitize the library’s collection of scores, correspondence, photos and concert programmes that once belonged to the legendary Canadian violinist Kathleen Parlow. The other was a bit of […]
Socio-economic status may influence the use of health resources among children with epilepsy, even in a universal health insurance system. In a study of more than 19,000 children in Ontario, Canada who were diagnosed with epilepsy, children...Show More Summary
For decades, many liberals have dreamed of a universal health insurance system in which the federal government provides coverage to everyone and pays the cost. Known as "single-payer," it's modeled on programs in Canada and Britain, among others, as well as Medicare. Now Bernie Sanders is making...
Canadian Points University YVR was a fun and educational conference full of very knowledgeable speakers. Guests from all across Canada travelled far and wide to gather at the event to learn more about the points game and meeting like-minded...Show More Summary
Prehistoric Crocodile – Machimosaurus rex A team of international scientists including researchers from the University of Bologna (Italy), the University of Alberta (Canada) and the Office National Des Mines, Service Patrimoine Géologique...Show More Summary
In the news: student wins mental-health fight, Canada sees first successful hand transplant, and Anthopoulos joins the LA Dodgers. York University students will no longer have to declare mental illnesses when seeking disability services after a precedent-setting ruling in favour of the school’s students last week. Show More Summary
A bottle nearly as old as Canada discovered last year contained a bitter-tasting beer that was just about drinkable but not very good, a researcher who tested it said Thursday. The bottle from the "Alexander Keith" brewery was nearly full when a diver recovered it from the bottom of the Atlantic in November. Show More Summary
In a Canadian first, a multi-disciplinary team at the University Health Network has successfully completed the country's first transplant of the upper limb.
SaskTel and the University of Regina announced a partnership last week that is the first of its kind in Canada to deploy a new wireless technology developed by Huawei Technologies. The technology is known as HetNet (Heterogeneous Network) and has been installed at the University in the Kinesiology building and the Riddell Centre. The HetNet […]
(Photo: Northwest Territories Geological Survey) This is what Peel Plateau Lake in the Northwest Territories of Canada looks like now. (Photo: Scott Zolkos/University of Alberta/National Post) It used to look like this. But now much of the lake has fallen off a cliff. Show More Summary
The Law Society of British Columbia in Canada says it will appeal a Supreme Court decision which overturned its move to refuse accreditation to Trinity Western University's proposed law school due to its stance on same-sex marriage.
In solid-organ transplant recipients, the cancer death rate was higher than in the general population in a new study from Ontario, Canada, published online by JAMA Oncology. Nancy N. Baxter, M.D., Ph.D., of the University of Toronto,...Show More Summary