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CFEE knows young people take an active interest in today's issues – politics, the economy, the environment, careers, and more. CFEE and The Globe and Mail are collaborating to bring news, relevant to the issues, to young people across Canada. We hope you visit the NextGen Edition regularly - and please share your opinions with us through Letters to the Editor.

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How Hurricane Fiona turned the barely imaginable into the all-too possible — and what it means for future storms

In the News   |   September 26, 2022

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Adam Fenech has spent the past several years thinking about how climate change will affect people across the country, especially in Prince Edward Island where he lives. Yet, the director of the University of Prince... read more

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Montreal professor Gilles Brassard’s boundary-pushing work in quantum physics wins world’s largest science prize

In the News   |   September 23, 2022

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Gilles Brassard, a University of Montreal computer scientist who made seminal contributions to the field of quantum cryptography, has been awarded the Breakthrough Prize in fundamental physics, the world’s largest science prize. In an announcement... read more

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BDC commits $500-million in new funding for women tech entrepreneurs

In the News   |   September 22, 2022

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The Business Development Bank of Canada is ramping up support for women technology entrepreneurs, who despite recent breakthroughs still struggle to raise funding. On Wednesday the federal Crown corporation said it would provide $500-million in... read more

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Putin mobilizes reservists, threatens nuclear retaliation over Ukraine

In the News   |   September 21, 2022

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Russian President Vladimir Putin has doubled down on his war against Ukraine, ordering a partial mobilization of reservists and warning that his country was willing to use its nuclear arsenal if Russian territory was attacked.... read more

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Indigenous conservation is key to protecting wilderness in Canada, report says

In the News   |   September 20, 2022

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Indigenous-managed conservation areas are key to Canada’s pledge to designate nearly one third of its land and ocean waters for biodiversity protection by the end of this decade, according to a new report. The report... read more

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Afghans stranded and running out of money in Pakistan plead for Ottawa to speed up their approvals

In the News   |   September 19, 2022

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Families with expired visas and cramped, precarious living arrangements are waiting for Canada – whose forces they helped before the Taliban takeover – to answer their pleas. Wahid Ibrahimi was a security guard at the... read more

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What the Queen’s symbolic reign meant for female empowerment and representation

In the News   |   September 15, 2022

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For 70 years, Queen Elizabeth was a female presence in places of power. She was the head of state greeted deferentially by world leaders; 15 British prime ministers came to her office, not the other way around.... read more

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PM aims to give inflation relief to low-income Canadians with $4.6-billion package

In the News   |   September 14, 2022

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced a $4.6-billion package of income-tested measures aimed at helping Canadians struggling with higher costs of living, at the same time insisting that the injection of new cash into the... read more

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From his hospital bed, Ukrainian commander details troops’ stealthy recapture of Kharkiv region

In the News   |   September 13, 2022

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For Captain Andriy Malakhov and his Wild Steppe special-forces unit, the mission was to distract Russian troops while their comrades retook Balakliya, a city the invaders had held since March. He explains how it worked.... read more

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Pierre Poilievre’s landslide victory charts new course for Conservatives

In the News   |   September 12, 2022

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After a landslide victory on Saturday night, new Conservative Leader Pierre Poilievre began the job of pitching himself and his party to Canadians with a speech that leaned as heavily on the personal as it... read more

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In visits to Canada, Queen Elizabeth left her mark as British history’s most travelled monarch

In the News   |   September 9, 2022

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Expo 67 and constitutional patriation in 1982 were just some of the highlights of the Queen’s Canadian travels over the decades. From coast to coast to coast, the Queen came to know Canada well during her 70... read more

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Saskatchewan suspect’s case draws new scrutiny to statutory release

In the News   |   September 8, 2022

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The case of Myles Sanderson, one of the men accused of killing 10 people in Saskatchewan over the weekend, has brought scrutiny to a commonly misunderstood tenet of the Canadian correctional system that’s nearly as... read more

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An eight-pack of dos and don’ts for surviving and profiting in a world of rising interest rates

Articles of Interest   |   September 8, 2022

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An epic moment in interest rate history was the surge of summer, 1980. A quick recap of what was happening in the year the Bank of Canada’s benchmark rate jumped to roughly 17 per cent... read more

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Educators are reconsidering how they grade students after COVID-19 upended school life

In the News   |   September 6, 2022

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For high-school teacher Stacie Oliver, the past two years have given her a new perspective on how to best assess students. For a long time, she’d wrestled with the usefulness of assigning marks, researching its... read more

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Mikhail Gorbachev, Soviet leader who helped end the Cold War, dies at 91

In the News   |   August 31, 2022

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Mikhail Gorbachev, who presided over the peaceful collapse of the Soviet empire, only to see that legacy succumb to Vladimir Putin’s revanchist Russia, died Tuesday at the age of 91, after a prolonged illness. Few... read more

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