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Rachel Mendleson

Rachel Mendleson is a business reporter with HuffPost Canada. She has previously worked for Canadian Business and Maclean’s, as well as Dose and the Halifax Daily News.

Calgary’s Energy Boom Masks A Growing Wealth Gap

CALGARY and TORONTO -- Sipping coffee in a spacious Calgary bungalow, Sandra Horley is a long way from home. The single mother of two lives in Forest Lawn, an east side neighbourhood considered among...
12/05/2011 05:47 EST
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Occupy Canada: The Media Are The Message

To say that Occupy Toronto has received comprehensive media coverage is an understatement. Since the demonstrations kicked off on Saturday, a small army of reporters, photographers and TV trucks has...
10/18/2011 06:14 EDT
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Occupy Toronto Protesters Settle In For The Night

UPDATE: The cold drizzle that settled over Toronto Saturday afternoon didn’t seem to dampen the spirits of Occupy Toronto protesters -- but can they last for the long haul? Some protesters say they pl...
10/15/2011 04:57 EDT
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When It Comes To School, It May Pay To Delay

Conventional wisdom holds that the most driven students generally proceed through school in a linear fashion, advancing seamlessly from high school to post-graduate studies -- and beyond -- without in...
10/04/2011 10:41 EDT