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<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Pets are family, and future infrastructure, government policies should reflect that

BEYOND LOCAL: Pets are family, and future infrastructure, government policies should reflect that

People’s relationships with their pets impact wellness and health in perhaps surprising ways
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How to appeal to the occasional voter

BEYOND LOCAL: How to appeal to the occasional voter

Occasional voters don’t respond well to guilt trips when organizations try to encourage them to cast ballots. Research suggests other methods are more successful
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How much do our names really matter?

BEYOND LOCAL: How much do our names really matter?

According to this study, quite a bit
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Pot producer donates $100k to plant more trees across the province

ONTARIO: Pot producer donates $100k to plant more trees across the province

Canopy Growth is putting forth the funding after Forests Ontario lost funding in this year's provincial budget
<b>CANADA:</b> Data tracking in upcoming election is a surveillance issue, experts say

CANADA: Data tracking in upcoming election is a surveillance issue, experts say

Using data during election campaigns is nothing new. But as the Canadian federal election approaches, authorities must be diligent that data tracking doesn’t become surveillance
<b>CANADA:</b> Are there realistic benefits to expanding pharmacy services?

CANADA: Are there realistic benefits to expanding pharmacy services?

Legislation that expands the types of services offered by pharmacies may also benefit their profits
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> The complex relationship between youth and technology in the modern age

BEYOND LOCAL: The complex relationship between youth and technology in the modern age

Young people in a study discussed feeling left to their own devices to face the future
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Will fast-fashion retailers really change their ways in a climate crisis?

BEYOND LOCAL: Will fast-fashion retailers really change their ways in a climate crisis?

Solutions to sustainability must include cultural change, not just simply switching out textiles or packaging
<b>CANADA:</b> Guns as a symbol of masculinity has a long history and is difficult to challenge

CANADA: Guns as a symbol of masculinity has a long history and is difficult to challenge

The relationship between guns and masculinity was once sanctioned by governments and businesses, making it entrenched and difficult to challenge
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Teen placed positive Post-its all over hometown in the middle of the night

BEYOND LOCAL: Teen placed positive Post-its all over hometown in the middle of the night

Travis Jarratt set out on a kindness campaign to give people a boost