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Headlines for June 21, 2018

BY ANQI SHEN | JUN 21 2018

StarMetro Vancouver
B.C.’s association of student unions calls it quits with Canadian Federation of Students

Canada’s largest student lobby organization, whose stated purpose is to unite university students from coast to coast, just expelled its West Coast members.

Ottawa Citizen
Jordan Peterson launches defamation suit against Wilfrid Laurier University

U of T professor Jordan Peterson has launched a $1.5-million defamation suit against Wilfrid Laurier University, two of its professors and a former gender and equity manager for suggesting he was “analogous to Adolf Hitler.”

Globe and Mail
U.S. lawmakers call for investigation into Huawei’s university partnerships

Huawei in Canada declined to comment on the U.S. calls for an investigation, but suggested it wasn’t necessary in Canada.

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