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4 Ways the Police Response to Protests Could Contribute to the Coronavirus Pandemic

As the anti-racism protests across the country continue, some experts worry that they’ll contribute to the spread of the coronavirus. But the police response to the protests—which so far has included tear gas, less-lethal rounds, and crowding protestors together—is also likely to lead to more coronavirus infections. Here are four specific ways that the police […]

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Ramadan Changes For Muslim Canadians During Coronavirus Create New Ways To Give

Naz Ali inadvertently made someone cry this week. The owner of Fredericton restaurant Caribbean Flavas had offered a front-line worker a sandwich. “We haven’t eaten anything all morning,” they told him, sobbing. “We’ve been working non-stop.” Tears flowed again when he dropped off lunch for an international student. As an immigrant, he could relate to […]