national day for truth and reconciliation: bearing witness, finding meaning

On September 30, many Canadians will have the day off in honour of a new holiday: National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. The holiday was created in response to the continuing revelations of mass graves located beneath the sites of the former concentration camps known as Indian Residential Schools. The remains of more than one thousand people have been found, and thousands more remain undiscovered. How we choose to honour this day will be up to each of us. On one end of the spectrum there ...
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Connors nominated as U.S. attorney, swimming with spinner dolphins banned, coronavirus delta variant proves deadly, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hawaii Attorney General Clare Connors Biden nominates Hawaii Attorney General Clare Connors to serve as U.S. attorney. State Attorney General Clare Connors was one of nine nominees announced Tuesday by Biden’s White House. Connors, who has served as attorney general since 2019, now starts the U.S. Senate confirmation process. Star-Advertiser. Civil Beat. Associated Press. Big Island Video News. Maui Now. KITV4. US Bans Swimming With Hawaiʻi's Nocturnal Spinner Dolphins. U.S. regulators on...
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Five Miles at 92

Yann, his mom and his sister in Normandy.   The magnificent natural landscaped beach at low tide.           the ever changing beach in Normandy. My MIL has been a walking /hiking person ever since I have known her. She out walked me until she was 88 - I cannot imagine that to be a good thing consider our ages.     We walked five miles today as she often does, slowly nevertheless five miles. Impressive. Damn impressive. When I hear younger people say, "I want to be like that when I ...
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DISSENTING DECISION of Lyndall Dean in the Jennifer Kimber v Sapphire Coast Community Aged Care Ltd

This is the decision (and a copy on The first 61 points reflect the majority decision (of two out of three Commissioners). The Deputy President Lyndall Dean has, however, propounded an EXTREMELY important argument for posterity in her brave decision that disagrees with the majority decision. It is worthwhile noting her decision and the […]
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Having had covid reduces further hospitalisation risk 8 times compared with vaccines. BUT vaccines FURTHER enhance immunity of those previously infected.

This is a placeholder post – will add when time permits. The title of the post reflects my current understanding of the facts. The main paper is still under peer-reviewed so some of it might change.  I believe that the much feared ADE has NOT happened. Therefore there is an argument to be made that […]
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76ers could make 'biggest play' for Malcolm Brogdon

NBA null null Basketball It appears like Philadelphia is looking to sign a point guard. The 76ers could make a big play for Bucks guard Malcolm Brogdon this summer, according to ...
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Celtics hire former WNBA star Kara Lawson as assistant

NBA null Basketball The Celtics have hired Olympic champion Kara Lawson as an assistant coach, the team announced Wednesday. We're excited to announce @karalawson20 is officially the first female assistant coach in our franchise's 73-year history. Welcome to the team ...
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Warriors' last show of Oracle spirit comes at huge cost

NBA null null null Basketball As Klay Thompson writhed in pain on the floor of Oracle A...
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NBA Draft 2019: Bol Bol slips to second round

NBA null null Basketball Bol Bol, a 7-2 center out of the University of Oregon, slipped out of the first round in the 2019 NBA Draft. He was eventually selected by the Heat with ...
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Warriors still want to re-sign Klay Thompson

NBA null null null Basketball Re-signing five-time All-Star guard Klay Thompson rema...
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Dirk Nowitzki on Warriors injuries: 'I do feel bad'

NBA null Basketball Dirk Nowitzki knows from personal experience how devastating injuries can be, and commends Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson for trying to play through theirs when the stakes were highest. Speaking recently on ESPN Dallas 103.3, the Mavericks great sha...
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The Tea Cosy Picnic Pack

The Tea Cosy in the Rocks is known for their wonderful scones and they are now delivered the scones or picnic packs with sandwiches over Sydney. Their picnic pack includes plain or flavoured scones, fresh strawberries and cucumber and cream cheese sandwiches and an option for a bottle of bubbly for the easiest picnic fare - BYO afternoon tea stand!
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NBA trade rumors: Wizards not listening to offers for Bradley Beal

NBA null Basketball The Wizards appear to want to hold onto Bradley Beal. Washington has so far “rejected all trade overtures” about the 26-year-old star, according to a report from the Miami Herald. Next significant event for Heat could be re-engaging with Wizards if...
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Visit Florida arrive in London Town

The Florida Tourism team arrives in London for trade meetings
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#Dubai Misses Out on the IPO Boom Sweeping Abu Dhabi and Riyadh - Bloomberg

Dubai Misses Out on the IPO Boom Sweeping Abu Dhabi and Riyadh - Bloomberg Dubai may be the tourist gateway into the Middle East, but equity investors are flocking to its neighbors Abu Dhabi and Riyadh instead, as share sales worth billions of dollars heat up local markets.Initial public offerings from Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power International and Saudi Telecom Co.’s internet-services unit, as well as Abu Dhabi Ports and Adnoc Drilling Company PJSC are livening up their home exchanges. Yet, the ...
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Oil prices slip as U.S. inventories rise, despite OPEC's slow road to adding supply | Reuters

Oil prices slip as U.S. inventories rise, despite OPEC's slow road to adding supply | Reuters Oil prices slipped on Wednesday after U.S. crude inventories rose by more than anticipated, even as OPEC plans to maintain its deliberate approach to adding supply to the market.U.S. crude stockpiles rose by 4.6 million barrels last week, exceeding expectations, boosted by a rebound in output as offshore facilities shut in by two U.S. Gulf hurricanes resumed activity.Brent crude settled down 45 cents ...
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Regent Seven Seas: $500 Shipboard Credit

CLICK TO VIEW FLYER Regent Seven Seas: $500 Shipboard Credit Enjoy up to $500 shipboard credit when you book Regent Seven Seas Cruises with Roaming Boomers Travel. Plus, we have $250 shipboard credits on 60 other Regent Seven Seas Cruises. Further still, many of Regent’s voyages are part of our Virtuoso Voyages program and will carry even more VIP perks for you to enjoy. Regent Seven Seas Cruises is one of our Favorite Ocean Cruises Brands , and the price is the same booking with the cruis...
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The top 20 airlines in the world, according to experts

Qatar Airways Nicolas Economou/SOPA Images/LightRocket/Getty Skytrax revealed its 2021 World Airline Awards, naming Qatar Airways as the number one airline for the sixth time. Awards were based on over 13 million surveys collected over 23 months, combing normal travel and pandemic travel. No North American airline ranked in the top 20, though Delta Air Lines held the highest position at number 30. See more stories on Insider's business page. Skytrax revealed the World's Top 100 Air...
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The ADA doesn't require airlines to let passengers fly in their personal wheelchairs, but a new study suggests an expensive solution

Passengers in wheelchairs pass a restaurant as they are helped to their gate at Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport Justin Sullivan/Getty Images A new study found personal wheelchairs can fit onto aircraft if the left two front seats are removed. Former Spirit Airlines CEO Ben Baldaza said the cabin modification could cost $1 million per aircraft per year. Over 10,000 wheelchairs and scooters were damaged by airlines in 2019, according to data from the DOT. See more stories ...
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Why travel is still worth it – even with all the faff

Even the Kafka-esque web of ‘travmin’ can’t take the shine off an international adventure, writes Helen Coffey
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What channel is Bucks vs. Suns on today? Time, TV schedule for Game 2 of 2021 NBA Finals

NBA Phoenix Suns v Milwaukee Bucks Milwaukee Bucks Phoenix Suns Basketball Chris Pa...
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Steinbrenner: Yankees don't need Max Scherzer

Baseball Don't expect the Yankees to sign free agent pitcher Max Scherzer.In an interview with the New York Post and three other media outle ts, Hal Steinbrenner said the Yankees don't need to sign Scherzer to improve as a team. "We had numerous goals," the Yankees' managing general partner said. "Two of the goals were to get younger and get better d...
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Report: Blue Jays, Orioles in negotiations for Dan Duquette

Baseball The Orioles and the Blue Jays are working out a compensation package for Baltimore general manager Dan Duquette so he can be free to go to Toronto, according to published reports. Orioles owner Peter Angelos, however, said a Duquette trade is "not going to happen."The Blue Jays have been eyeing Duquette to take over as CEO of the organization, ...
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Damian Lillard trade rumors: CJ McCollum addresses speculation about Trail Blazers star

NBA Portland Trail Blazers Basketball CJ McCollum has some bad news for NBA teams hoping that Damian Lillard will soon become available in trade talks.During an appearance on "The Woj Pod" with ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Trail Blazers guard spoke on several top...
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Minor League Baseball's best team name? Vote to decide the winner

You will not find a better collection of bizarre team names than the teams that compete in Minor League Baseball. But with so many teams making up the Triple-A, Double-A, Single-A and Short-Season ranks, figuring out which one is the best is a difficult task. That's why we reached out to Sporting News contributor TIm Hagerty, who not only serves as the radio play-by-play broadcaster for the El Paso Chihuahuas, but also is the author of "Root ...
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Victim in Bernie Madoff's ponzi scheme named head of finance

Baseball Mets owner Fred Wilpon, who spent years entwined in a Ponzi scheme run by Bernie Madoff, has been named the chairman of baseball’s finance committee by commissioner-elect Rob Manfred.Wilpon was one of the seven members removed from the league's executive council during last week’s owners' meetings as Manfred begins a makeover of baseball’s hie...
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A-Rod's apology letter gets Frank Caliendo treatment

Alex Rodriguez apologized for his year-long ban on Tuesday.But are people really taking A-Rod serious? Probably not. You know what would help? If Frank Caliendo read the letter as Morgan Freeman. MORE: Stop analyzing A-Rod's handwriting | Pablo Sandoval is big | Cubs' Billy goatOh, he already did? Let's wa tch. Caliendo read the beautifully scribed letter on "Mike & Mike," where he pulled out impressive imitations of Freeman alo...
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Jason Motte has formed friendships through Strikeout Cancer foundation

Baseball As soon as he stepped out of his vehicle, the blood rushed from his body.Tim Nelson collapsed in his driveway into a pool of that blood. A neighbor called 911 and Nelson was rushed to a local hospital, where he was clinging to life. He had lost half his blood. MORE: Top moments in 2014 | Motte joins Cubs' bullpen | Cardinals to honor late Osc...
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