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CBC: Manitoba Opposition looking to take the ‘New’ out of ‘New Democratic Party’

January 24, 2017 — 
Name change unlikely to sway voters, could alienate some longtime NDP supporters, prof Royce Koop says



Wpg Free Press: Rising from the ashes

January 23, 2017 — 
German synagogue exhibit reconstructs aspects of Jewish history destroyed by Nazis

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Manitoba Legislature Building, Winnipeg.

Op-ed: Clarifying the impacts of the Mincome experiment

January 23, 2017 — 
Economist slays myths and explains what really happened in Dauphin, Manitoba, in the '70s

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Audience listing to response during question and answer

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“Colonization Road” and 2017

January 9, 2017 — 
There are lots of ways to explore the past, and one of them is through film.

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The Star: Manitoba finance minister set on public-sector wage curb despite union concerns

January 6, 2017 — 
Labour studies prof says Supreme Court rulings have shown that governments can sometimes change collective agreements

A list of resolutions

Why we fail at New Year resolutions

January 6, 2017 — 
A psychologist offers his take on the matter, and three tips


Covers of previous issues of FAQ

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The New FAQ

January 5, 2017 — 
Teaching feminism to undergraduate students is inherently rewarding. Because it is grounded in everyday life, students are able to make connections between theoretical concepts and their own experiences. They find in feminism the language and framework to help them make sense of their lives.

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Nat’l Post: How the story of Canada before television is the story of radio

January 4, 2017 — 
History's Len Kuffert has a new book out: Canada Before Television: Radio, Taste, and the Struggle for Cultural Democracy

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The University of Manitoba welcomed back all faculty and students to classes on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016.

Top student stories of 2016

December 22, 2016 — 
Some of the top stories of student success from the past 12 months

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Tina Greenfield is among the archaeologists racing to excavate and document relics and rarities at sites that could be the next target of militant group ISIS. // PHOTO BY KATIE CHALMERS-BROOKS

Some of our favourite stories of 2016

December 21, 2016 — 
Through the course of the year over 1,500 stories were shared with the U of M community and these are some of our favourites

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