Margaret Atwood is remaining celebrated for her contributions to Canadian literature with a exclusive stamp, unveiled on Thursday.

Canada Write-up released the stamp at a Toronto event, which involved speeches by filmmaker Sarah Polley and activist Ceta Ramkhalawansingh.

It features a photograph of Atwood resting her hand on her deal with, with her popular line “a word just after a word just after a term is electric power,” from her poem Spelling, repeated in the history.

Atwood instructed the crowd at the Toronto Reference Library that the tribute has inspired “stamp envy” among her friends, which includes one particular who

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A Vancouver-centered athleticwear enterprise has develop into the new supplier of clothing and add-ons for Canada’s Olympic groups.

On September 23, the Canadian Olympic Committee and Canadian Paralympic Committee named Lululemon as Staff Canada’s formal outfitter.

The partnership will span 4 Olympics video games, starting with the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, and will continue until eventually the 2028 Summer months Olympics in Los Angeles.

The firm will give outfits for opening ceremonies, medal ceremonies, closing ceremonies, media opportunities, and Athletes’ Village have on.

Lululemon

Lululemon has already began providing Olympic goods, which includes the Long term Legacy Bag, with

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The BBQ Rise up is around.

Adamson Barbecue, a Texas-type barbecue centered in Etobicoke, Ontario, has missing its bid to have lockdowns necessitated by the pandemic underneath the Reopening Ontario Act declared unconstitutional.

The highly expected court docket case—Adamson owner Adam Skelly experienced been endorsing the circumstance as the a person that would expose the extensive world conspiracy that the COVID-19 pandemic is a hoax—was above in advance of it obtained begun on Monday. 

Apparently, there was a challenge with the paperwork.

A good recognize hadn’t been filed by Adamson’s authorized crew with the court. That still left Excellent Court

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The concept of time lost is common to numerous of us, in particular with the pandemic: it is the time when our lives get off training course. We imagine an suitable everyday living for ourselves and make plans. Having said that, destiny deals us new realities — irrespective of whether we like them or not — and we can only do our most effective to dwell by them with dignity,

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By Vivek Krishnamurthy and Colleen M. Flood

The question of whether or not Canada must make COVID-19 vaccine passports was answered by Well being Minister Patty Hadju this week when she verified that the federal federal government will build this sort of a process to make it possible for Canadians to travel internationally again.

Now is the time to look at who in Canada will provide these kinds of passports and how they must be made and deployed. 

Vaccine passports of a person design or one more are presently in operation in many international locations and regions all-around the entire

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Though vaccination attempts are selecting up velocity throughout Canada, immunization timelines indicate a lot of individuals are scheduled for second dose appointments at the close of the summer time.

Immediately after 14 months of up-and-down lockdowns, constraints, and remain-at-residence orders, Canadians are keen to socialize and date again—but will have to do so though navigating the threats of remaining partially vaccinated. 

Partial vaccination presents less protection all round than complete vaccination, and loosened constraints in other parts of the globe have normally only applied to absolutely vaccinated people today. The U.S. Centre for Illness Management and Prevention current its tips

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Overall health Canada has paused a prepare to distribute the to start with 300,000 doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine following discovering the shots are connected to a Maryland plant that is less than scrutiny from U.S. officers around about unsanitary circumstances and excellent control difficulties.

On Friday, federal regulators said in a statement that the vaccine doses are staying reviewed to ensure they are significant quality. The doses were being manufactured by Baltimore-dependent Emergent BioSolutions, which spoiled 15 million Johnson & Johnson shots in March thanks to a manufacturing error.

Wellbeing Canada formerly gave a green light-weight to

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At the onset of the pandemic at this time past 12 months, it was section of my program to toss a tennis ball against a wall and go for long walks to support reduce the COVID-related lockdown stress. These days, I hold a bobblehead of Ignacio on my desk for remedy when points get a little COVID nuts. He’s the monastery cook-turned-luchador played by Jack Black in the motion picture Nacho Libre.

1 search at the perma-smile and I’m reminded of the scene in the film wherever Nacho climbs a steep cliff to drink from the yolk of eagle

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Forty-two students throughout Canada will compete in the national poetry recitation levels of competition Poetry in Voice.

The Poetry in Voice competition challenges students in Grades 9-12 to study two to 3 poems by heart and carry out them in front of an audience. They can compete in English, French or a bilingual category. $25,000 is given out to the winners throughout the three classes. 

The competitors was proven by Scott Griffin, chairman and founder of the Griffin Rely on for Excellence In Poetry, in 2011.

For the 2nd year in a row, the opposition will be held almost due

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Wellbeing Canada has approved the solitary-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine for use in the region.

Formulated by Janssen Pharmaceutica, a Belgium-primarily based division of Johnson & Johnson, the vaccine is the fifth acceptance. 3 other vaccines and one recombinant have previously been permitted in Canada: Pfizer-BionTech, Moderna, and Oxford AstraZeneca and its recombinant version from the Serum Institute of India.

“It can be saved and transported at refrigerated temperatures among two and eight degrees Celsius for at least three months, offering better flexibility in how it can be distributed across Canada,” Dr. Supriya Sharma, the chief healthcare adviser at

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