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Scottish referendum: The issues that may decide it

Scottish referendum: The issues that may decide it | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
Debates around issues such as currency, the economy and membership in the European Union have taken on greater significance in the run-up to the Sept. 18 Scottish referendum.
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Spoofing language lunacy : Prime time : SunNews Video Gallery

Spoofing language lunacy : Prime time : SunNews Video Gallery | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
Watch the latest on-air news and political coverage, as well as in-depth feature stories from the Sun News Network.
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Map of Europe 1914 - 2014

Map of Europe 1914 - 2014 | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty broadcasts in 28 languages. Most of our programs are available on FM and medium-wave frequencies of local radio stations in the countries of our broadcast area.
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Polar meltdown top challenge for Arctic Council

Polar meltdown top challenge for Arctic Council | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
Ice melt, CO2 and council membership are among the top issues on the table as the Canadian-led Arctic Council of countries meets in Sweden. Here's our A-F list of agenda items for countries interested in the Arctic environment and resources.
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If Someone Were to Build an Artificial Island in International Waters, Could They Legally Declare It as a Sovereign Nation?

If Someone Were to Build an Artificial Island in International Waters, Could They Legally Declare It as a Sovereign Nation? | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
It could be done, but it would be a major technical and financial effort.
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Don Cherry Unleashes Twitter Tirade On Foreign Aid

Don Cherry Unleashes Twitter Tirade On Foreign Aid | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
MONTREAL - Don Cherry took to Twitter on Monday to air his objections over the millions in aid money that Canada sends to Haiti.A series of tweets posted on the outspoken hockey commentator's Twitter feed questioned why Ottawa has sent tens of...
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Secret document details new Canadian foreign policy - Politics - CBC News

Secret document details new Canadian foreign policy - Politics - CBC News | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
A confidential government document obtained by CBC News warns the Harper government has been slow to open new markets in Asia and calls for deeper ties to emerging markets even where political interests or values may not align.
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Bilingualism growing, but not in French and English - Canada - CBC News

Bilingualism growing, but not in French and English - Canada - CBC News | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
The latest release from the 2011 census shows that 17.5 per cent of the population — or 5.8 million individuals — speaks at least two languages at home, most often English and an immigrant language.
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Kosovo Wants a National Soccer Team and to Call Its Players Home

Kosovo Wants a National Soccer Team and to Call Its Players Home | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
Of the 22 players in an emotional recent match between Switzerland and Albania, nine had roots in Kosovo, which does not have a recognized national soccer team.
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Atikamekw First Nation declares sovereignty over its territory

Atikamekw First Nation declares sovereignty over its territory | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
The Atikamekw First Nation in Quebec has declared its sovereignty over 80,000 square kilometres of territory and says any development in that area must get its approval.
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No spoons for you!

No spoons for you! | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
SunNewsNetwork.ca uses video, photos, and interactive tools to cover Canada's national and international news, politics, and varying opinions.
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A 100-Year Legacy of World War I

A 100-Year Legacy of World War I | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
The legacy of World War I remains on display today in places as varied as France, Germany, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Iraq, Turkey and Ukraine.
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Giles Milton: THE UNLUCKIEST MAN: BOMBED AT HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI

Giles Milton: THE UNLUCKIEST MAN: BOMBED AT HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
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Brian Stewart: Time for Canada to get back to peacekeeping - Canada - CBC News

Brian Stewart: Time for Canada to get back to peacekeeping - Canada - CBC News | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
We have a well-trained army, a young officer corps and no Afghan-style mission on the horizon. Maybe it is time to rethink our phobia about the UN and get back to what we were once so good at, Brian Stewart argues.
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Don Murray: From Scotland to Catalonia, Europe's sovereignty-association moment - World - CBC News

Don Murray: From Scotland to Catalonia, Europe's sovereignty-association moment - World - CBC News | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
Spain's Catalonia is just the latest of Europe's would-be nations to test the independence waters, Don Murray writes. One thing these smaller entities have have in common is that they are suddenly richer than their parent nations.
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Big retailers face new language rules in Quebec - Montreal - CBC News

Big retailers face new language rules in Quebec - Montreal - CBC News | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
Some of the world's largest retailers are fighting for the right to keep their identity intact after Quebec's French-language watchdog demanded they rework their brand names to fit the French-language charter.
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PQ wants to trim English classes, boost sovereignty studies - Montreal - CBC News

PQ wants to trim English classes, boost sovereignty studies - Montreal - CBC News | Vimy Ridge Academy  SOCIAL 20 | Scoop.it
Quebec's education minister is rejecting accusations she's trying to politicize the province's school system with her plan to cut back English classes and augment studies on the history of the sovereignty movement.
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