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A look back... by JAMIE NESBITT - Bulletin Editor

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Gwynne Dyer -Deadlock in Cyprus
There is only one village in Cyprus where Greek-Cypriots and Turkish-Cypriots live side by side. It’s called Pyla, and the only reason that the two ethnic groups there continue to live together is that it’s in the United Nations Buffer Zone that separates the Republic of Cyprus from the “Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus” (TRNC). It would be in real trouble if the United Nations pulled out.
That could happen. UNFICYP (United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus) is 53 years old, and patience is running out. Former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon warned in 2011 that “UNFICYP’s continued presence on the island cannot be taken for granted,” and the current Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, has said quite plainly that this cannot go on forever.  Full Story >
Just a few words... by Jon Nesbitt
Ryerson, residential schools and the complicated nature of his - NATIONAL AFFAIRS by Thomas Walkom
Should Toronto’s Ryerson University change its name out of respect for Indigenous people? The Ryerson Students’ Union says yes (although there are some hints it may be changing its mind). So does the school’s Indigenous Students Association. Other students are said to be split.
The specific debate is very modern. Governments and institutions are sensitive these days to charges that they have been casually indifferent to offences committed against First Nations, Inuit and Métis.
That sensitivity has been heightened by the publication in 2015 of the federal government’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission report. It reveals, in encyclopedic detail, the wrongs inflicted on Indigenous families by the now-defunct residential school system.   Full Story >
Sports by Bruce Penton
You! be the Judge
Small business -
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JBS sells Lakeside Feeders to former owners for $50M 

MLA Fildebrandt provides option to electoral boundaries submission 

Voting to unify provincial parties begins Thursday 

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