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The Accidental Advocate

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Advocating for the people we love is a skill worth cultivating By SANDRA SUKHAN Advocacy is a skill worth developing. Lawyers, social workers and other helping professions have formal courses of study. But for a…

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The Cost of Transitioning

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By RIKKI DUBOIS Changing one’s physical gender to match their mental one has many costs. Here in Manitoba, the cost of the gender affirmation surgery (previously known as gender reassignment surgery) is covered by Manitoba Health…

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Effort is its Own Reward

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By SUSAN HURRELL We are here to do, and through doing to learn; and through learning to know, and through knowing to experience wonder; and through wonder to attain wisdom, and through wisdom to find simplicity,…

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Speak to Me

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By MARYMICHELLE LOTANO Over the past few years, I have worked on learning how to communicate more effectively. Of course, when there’s no conflict, I find this to be a much easier task. My mind is…

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