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Christian Cotroneo

Front Page Editor, Huffington Post Canada

Government of Canada

Have You Seen Them?

Scores of aboriginal women are still missing in Canada in 2014 — cases that are likely to haunt this nation for years and decades ahead. Below are just a handful of the aboriginal women who are still...
12/30/2014 10:52 EST
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Top Court Will Hear Khadr Appeal

OTTAWA — A decision by the Supreme Court of Canada to hear the federal government's challenge of Omar Khadr's youth status stunned his lawyers on Thursday, although not much would have changed for him...
12/11/2014 10:42 EST
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Man Arrested At Memorial ID'd

OTTAWA -- A man was detained by police this morning not far from Stephen Harper as the prime minister stopped by the National War Memorial to pay tribute to Cpl. Nathan Cirillo. UPDATE: The man has be...
10/23/2014 10:38 EDT
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The Reaction to Rob Ford's Cancer Proves We Don't Take Addiction Seriously

It's almost as if that nasty business of the media running roughshod -- downright bullying -- a man suffering from a mental illness never happened. Journalists never hounded him at the rehabilitation facility. Or coerced other patients into revealing intimate details of his treatment. Or wrote features about the clinic founder's own history with the law. Now that he's dealing with a physical disease, on the other hand, it's real. Let's give the man some privacy, our noble journalism vanguards suddenly declare.
09/19/2014 11:18 EDT
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ABOUT THOSE CATS...

Those technical difficulties were self-inflicted. Sorry for all the cat-fusion. And... APRIL FOOLS!!!! And we sincerely hope you enjoyed all those warm and furry offerings. Still haven't had your fi...
04/01/2014 09:06 EDT
Miriam Goldstein

They're Feasting On Our Plastic Soul

When marine biologist Miriam Goldstein sliced open a barnacle's belly, she saw a tiny plastic bauble. So she spilled a few hundred more barnacle guts -- and found humanity's synthetic soul. "I think i...
10/25/2013 01:13 EDT