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Thousands of people flock to Washington DC to protest Netanyahu’s speech to US Congress

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is scheduled to address the U.S. Congress on Wednesday. Some Democratic lawmakers are boycotting the event and protests are still expected in Washington over his administration’s hard-line stance on the Gaza war. Netanyahu has received a warm welcome from Republican lawmakers who arranged his speech in the House of Representatives, making him the first foreign …

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A new law aims to tackle environmental racism in Canada

For years, researchers, activists and community leaders have shown how Indigenous, Black and other racial groups are disproportionately affected by polluting industries. Now, a new law will require the federal government to do a better job of identifying this injustice and trying to correct it. Bill C-226, sponsored by Green Leader Elizabeth May, became law on Thursday evening, almost four …

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