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Saskatoon Change Makers-Friday, January 31st

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Broadbent Institute, Max FineDay of Next Up, Ryan Meili of Upstream, Erica Lee of Idle No More, and Mitch Stewart of 270 Strategies' Battleground States Director for President Obama's 2012 campaign.

An evening of discussion and inspiration will consider the best ways to bring about positive change in the city of Saskatoon!

No Nuke Dump In Saugeen Shores!

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Community opposition prevails!

Cheryl Grace, Spokesperson – “We are enormously pleased and relieved that...this highly inappropriate siting of the DGR in Saugeen Shores will not go ahead.

We hope to see the same decision on DGR 1 in Kincardine, and....hope to see the day when there are no further plans to bury nuclear waste in the Great Lakes Basin.

Cameco continues to infiltrate our public schools

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This time Bedford Road Collegiate in Saskatoon, to the tune of $585,000 for a program teaching technical skills to students. It seems increasingly corporations like Cameco are taking over funding obligations and curriculum development. Citizens need to be asking the public school board why science programs designed to get students “excited about mathematics and excited about science” are being funded by the nuclear industry and not the public purse. Maybe if Cameco paid its fair share of corporate taxes in the first place, public schools could be properly funded.

Cameco's president and CEO Tim Gitzel competes in building the tallest structure out of spaghetti, tape and string at Bedford Road Collegiate on Wednesday.

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