Canada politics; LGBTQ+; police 

CBC: AG reviews call for inquiry into Toronto police handling of missing persons cases linked to Gay Village

Your periodic reminder that the police are NOT queer allies

Canada politics; intellectual property 

Good news!

"TPP trade ministers ... suspended controversial provisions from the original TPP related to intellectual property, which the Canadian tech sector had long called on Ottawa to remove from the deal."

It's looking more and more like there won't be copyright term extensions in Canada after all :)

Canadian politics 

I don't know what the Real Answer to this problem is, but if some kid (not a rich, well-connected politician) somehow managed to defraud a bunch of people for $300k, I'm pretty sure they'd be in prison

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