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The future of work will still include plenty of jobs

September 18, 2019 — 
There is now widespread anxiety over the future of work, often accompanied by calls for a basic income to protect those displaced by automation and other technological changes

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#Fridaysforfuture: When youth push the environmental movement towards climate justice

September 17, 2019 — 
In a time of climate catastrophe, after record-breaking temperatures scorched many parts of the world this summer and a devastating hurricane recently battered the Bahamas, school climate strikes are back

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Wpg Sun: U of M Chancellor to act as moderator for Michelle Obama talk

September 16, 2019 — 
University of Manitoba Chancellor, author and self-professed “proud Winnipegger” Anne Mahon wil serve as moderator for A Conversation with Former First Lady Michelle Obama at Bell MTS Place on Sept. 24, the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce announced Friday

Inside the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation at the University of Manitoba

CBC: National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation archives added to UNESCO world register

September 12, 2019 — 
Residential school archives 1 of 3 collections added to the Canada Memory of the World Register

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Wpg Free Press: U of M offers first human rights program

September 10, 2019 — 
Winnipeg’s role as a civil liberties hub has expanded, with the launch of Canada’s first interdisciplinary master of human rights program

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With a federal election looming, an appeal for politicians to stop buying us off

September 10, 2019 — 
With the federal election soon upon us, it’s time to issue a call for politicians to stop buying us off with our own money

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Research and International

The Conversation: Manitoba’s summertime election plays well for Conservatives

September 5, 2019 — 
For those of us who are interested in politics, this provincial election has been a nasty one, full of personal rhetoric from both the Tories and the NDP. But for many Manitobans, it’s a summer election

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Canadian money. // Photo: KMR Photography/flickr

The Conversation: The real cost of workplace sexual harassment to businesses

September 3, 2019 — 
Sexual harassment causes tremendous damage to employees who experience it, leading to higher employee turnover, lower employee productivity, increased absenteeism and increased sick leave costs for companies

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Faculty of Arts

Wpg Free Press: U of M takes step to revitalize Indigenous languages

September 3, 2019 — 
'Indigenous languages are the best way for us to understand Indigenous cultures and communities'

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Launching Dr. Beetroot

September 3, 2019 — 
RCFNN, helping nutraceutical dreams come true

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