SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileCanada’s child poverty rate has improved “slightly” but the gap between rich and poor continues to grow, says Campaign 2000’s annual report card on child and family poverty.The proportion of children living in poverty declined by one fifth between 1989 and 2007, to 9.5 per cent from 11.9 per cent, according to the report released Tuesday in Ottawa. However, 637,000 Canadian children a number about equal to the population of Winnipeg were still classified as poor.”That small change over 20 years is striking in light of an unprecedented period of growth since 1998 and in bold contrastRead More →

Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device. (Toronto Sun)The Toronto Transit Commission is coming under fire after the emergence of a picture. Certain famous rappers and athletes have been linked to dogfighting. The music video for Jay Z’s song “99 Problems” shows dogs preparing for aRead More →

But kudos should go to Martinovich, who seemed more concerned with comforting Murdoch in her embarrassment than crying foul.Some observers have suggested that it was a stunt, but I’m skeptical; the cringe worthy moment seems pretty real. One of the judges, Alex Perry, has confirmed that it was a mistake. Complicating matters considerably is a quote now from the PR rep for the show’s network, Foxtel, who told the newspaper The Australian that Murdoch had assumed Martinovich was the winner because her name was written on a card she’d been handed earlier in the broadcast. Even though pt ultimately got trached, they then got decannulatedRead More →

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Again, when focusing on Troop Strength, be sure to fully allocate the highest tiers first. While the first point in a tier may grant a 1% boost, the last point may give 20%. It is always advisable to focus your points in very specific areas than having 10 15 points in everything.. Is there a hole for an allen wrench? Good, use an allen wrench! That takes care of the brakes, bar stem, and bottle holders. Use the socket wrench to remove the crank arms, the crescent wrench for the front fork, and the chain tool for the bike chain. If you’re new to this,Read More →

SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileWith the rapid adoption of a North American “smart grid” aimed at helping consumers conserve electricity, it’s also possible that smart appliances will be able to transmit information about their activities (and yours) through the power lines. Your electricity utility may not yet be able to determine when you snack, do laundry or shower, but privacy advocates are sounding the alarm that systems need to be put in place to guard details about a household’s electricity usage from prying eyes.”The smart grid will enable third parties to peer into your home,” says commissioner Ann Cavoukian. “You canRead More →

Here in NY that 49cc engine MAY be street legal but its not because its 49cc or 50cc. There are more specific guidelines to follow. Of course, you should check with the DMV and you will have to anyway when you register, but this is what you should be prepared for:. Having completed Habit 1 and Habit 2, we’ve done our funeral visualization, and we’ve chosen our goals for the next three years. And these goals are not just about what we want to get done. They include achievements (what we want to get done); contributions (how we want to help others); and, perhaps mostRead More →

“Why should our tax dollars subsidize economic inequality?” asked Anderson. The simple answer is that they shouldn’t. And the road to reform runs right through your state capitol, county courthouse or city hall.. (Privacy Policy)VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. The Garden of Politics and Social IssuesArriving at the last garden Patty Inglish and Bee just knew this was the one meant for them. The other gardens had been so beautiful they couldn’tRead More →

This is why sulfur hexafluoride just sits at the bottom of the tank during the invisible water experiment. As to how a small tinfoil boat can float on its surface, you have to understand how a similar object would float in water by displacement. While you can drive a tank across a frozen lake, you have to cheat to float that kind of weight on water in its liquid form. Her expertise in her craft has been recognized by prestigious organizations and universities and she has been awarded honorary doctorates in both law and letters. In 1971 she was invited to join the Design CouncilRead More →

Commodity Money System Is The Only SolutionThe bad news is we’re in a financial crisis. The good news is that there are solutions to the problems that plague our economic society. Let me put it this way, fiat money, since its inception has put a veil over our eyes and doesn’t allow us to see the real errors of our ways. Nike boss Mark Parker says in the early stages only a small selection of shoes, clothing and accessories will be available on the platform. Nike says the partnership will help it better control its brand presentation on the site. 25, 2016, file photo, NikeRead More →