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Headlines for August 14, 2023


Toronto Star
Why are African international students rejected so often for Canadian visas?

The reasons given for rejections are so illogical that, again, they are absurd. The undeniable conclusion is racism.

CBC News
Unions ask for arbitrator to look at info UPEI removed from public report

Multiple unions at the University of Prince Edward Island are calling for an independent review to look at information UPEI redacted from a lengthy report looking into harassment, discrimination and unfair treatment processes on campus.

CTV News
Accused in University of Waterloo stabbing expected to make in-person court appearance next week

The man charged in a stabbing attack at the University of Waterloo made another brief court appearance Friday morning.

Globe and Mail
Inquest into cadet’s suicide to shine rare public light on Royal Military College

In a rare move, the Ontario coroner’s office will hold an inquest into the death of an officer cadet at Kingston’s Royal Military College, forcing public scrutiny on a case that would typically be investigated by the military behind closed doors.

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