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Betty And James Turpin, Grandparents Of 13 Starved, Tortured Siblings, Shocked By Arrests

LOS ANGELES — The grandparents of 13 starved and tortured children say their son’s family looked happy and healthy when they last visited California six years ago. “They were just like any ordinary family,” said Betty Turpin, the 81-year-old mother of David Turpin. “And they had such good relationships. I’m not just saying this stuff. Th… HuffPost Canada – Athena2 ...

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Large Dams Fail On Climate Change And Indigenous Rights

Brazil has flooded large swaths of the Amazon for hydro dams, despite opposition from Indigenous Peoples, environmentalists and others. The country gets 70 per cent of its electricity from hydropower. Brazil’s government had plans to expand development, opening half the Amazon basin to hydro. But a surprising announcement could halt that. HuffPost Canada – Athena2 – All Posts PLEASE CLICK ...

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Unifor Votes To Leave Canadian Labour Congress Over Workers' Right To Choose Union

The largest private sector union in Canada said Wednesday it is splitting with the Canadian Labour Congress over issues which include disagreements about the rights of workers to choose what union should represent them. In a notice posted on its website, Unifor national president Jerry Dias and Quebec director … HuffPost Canada – Athena2 – All Posts PLEASE CLICK ON ...

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