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The Co-Existence of French and English in Québec

Contemporary Issues/NewsActivist 2017: Champlain, Saint-Lambert
Patrice Bergeron wrote an article for La Presse, a francophone journal, entitled ‘’Le Québec peut aussi parler au monde en Anglais, dit Lisée’’*. This article was published on February 1, 2017, and the following is a summary of Bergeron’s text (

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Public Money for Research on Rare Diseases: Is it Fair?

Media Ethics (Winter 2017, section 18)
Governments most often invest in public medical research programs that are likely to benefit the large majority of the population. This puts research for rare diseases at a disadvantage, as the private pharmaceutical industry is reluctant in investing in research that would not result in a...
Carte Blanche

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A Solution to the Abandoned and Rabid

Contemporary Issues/NewsActivist 2017: Champlain, Saint-Lambert
As a citizen of Montreal, Quebec, I do not come across many stray animals and it always comes as a shock to me when I see the abandoned cats and dogs in places that I have visited such as; Cuba and Greece, which always leaves me feeling a pang in my heart. The article, “Animal Welfare: Why Dogs Are...
Julia G.

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The Volkswagen Scandal: An Engineer’s Dilemma

Media Ethics (Winter 2017, section 18)
              Volkswagen had always been a reputed brand – promoting “the people’s car” as well as their low gas emissions – until 2015, when a scandal erupted regarding the company’s fraud in emission tests in the US. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) discovered a software installed in...

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Setting the Moral Laws on LAWS

Media Ethics (Winter 2017, section 18)
With the rapid advancement and proliferation of weapon technology, machines are increasingly beginning to replace humans on the battlefield. Many now consider robotics technology – Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems that have the ability to choose how and when to attack – as the future of warfare....

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Programing ethics an AI

Media Ethics (Winter 2017, section 18)
                Over the last few years there has been an increasingly intense debate of over the ethical viability of self-driving cars, which is a symptom of a larger debate on artificial intelligence and putting computer in positions of power. The progress that has been happening in the field of...

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Forever a Child: the Ethical Dilemma of the Ashley Treatment in Severely Disabled Children

Media Ethics (Winter 2017, section 18)
In October 2006, Daniel F. Gunther and Douglas S. Diekema published a medical case report of a “6-year-7-month-old white female” (Gunther 1014) patient named Ashley that outlined her physiological condition and the program used to treat her, now known as the Ashley Treatment. The case report...

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The Chimera Conundrum

Media Ethics (Winter 2017, section 3)
In late January 2017, geneticists at the Salk Institute in California announced a breakthrough for regenerative science: the successful creation of human-pig hybrids called chimeras. The creation of these organisms involved integrating human stem cells into embryonic pigs, and after several weeks...

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Can You Find the Truth?

Contemporary Issues/NewsActivist 2017: Champlain, Saint-Lambert
A summary of “Students Have 'Dismaying' Inability To Tell Fake News From Real, Study Finds” By: Camila Domonoske   In an article about students and their ability to recognise fake news, Camila Domonoske relays a sobering discovery made by a research team from Stanford. The study asked “middle...

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Law Trumps Freedom.

Contemporary Issues/NewsActivist 2017: Champlain, Saint-Lambert
On January 29, Liam Stack wrote an article called “Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration: What We Know and What We Don’t” for the New York Times. In it, he talks about the consequences of President Trump’s newest executing order affecting the immigration system such as banning residents from Iraq...

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Student Writing

(7 Articles, Editorials, News Summaries, Blog posts and Volunteer Opportunities)

Kanye règne sur les plaines LeBreton

Intersession intersession
Kanye West, ce Dieu autoproclamé. Le rappeur d'Atlanta l'a affirmé à plusieurs reprises au cours des dernières année. Selon lui, il est un dieu, ni plus ni moins.  La chose intéressante avec la religion, c'est que nous sommes libre de croire au dieu de notre choix. Certains ont mené une croisade contre Yeezus, récoltant au passage près de 1700 signatures pour exiger pour que West ne puisse se produire, vendredi, au Bluesfest d'Ottawa.

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Illegality of Marijuana In Canada

ISSS - 331 & 332
A. The topic of this essay will talk about how Marijuana should be legal In Canada due to all the benefits that surround Cannabis. This paper will be comparative and analytical; it will compare two points of view, the positive outcomes and the negative outcomes of legalizing Marijuana. Then, this paper will explain some plans to decrease the negative outcomes and instead of making it a problem we make this a solution.
P-M Gauthier

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About article

Academic Writing III T50
When I finish the reading, I was very impression by this article. I thought Kennedy is very great parson. This story has many problems about America and Japan. But this is difficult and very deep. So this topic can’t find the answer in clearly. But we have to think about this topic because this topic can’t separate our life. I think U.S. is very important country for us. So we have to think and about this article. If we can get good relationships to America, we get many advantages.
Q-taro 5132051

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Les Aptitudes et Compétence dans les affaire

Français des Affaires
Les aptitudes et compétence une personne devrait avoir pour lancer en affaire c'est de être bonne avec les chiffres, doit être patiente, persistent, avoir un caractère décisif, et aussi travailler bien avec les autres.

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Aptitudes et compétences

Français des Affaires
Lorsque quelqu'un veut se lancer en affaire, ils doivent avoir certaine aptitudes et compétences. Par exemple, être bon à gerer les gens, communication orale, écrit et surtout à l'écoute. Cette personne dois être capable de gerer leur stress, car se lancer en affaire est une domaine très charger et exigeant. Vous devez être créatif quand il vien le temps de faire quelque chose important. Aussi vous devriez être bon à prédire les ventes et les conditions économique.

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Les aptitudes en affaires

Français des Affaires
La personne devrait avoir l'aptitude dans les affaires et doit aimer travailler avec des chiffres. La personne doit également avoir la commande à réussir. Les qualifications interpersonnelles ont également eu besoin dans le monde d'affaires. Ils devraient également avoir les qualifications de résolution des problèmes.

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