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In Focus | Jaclyn Robertson of Okanagan Lifestyle Apparel
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Family, good health, community and happiness— all of which are interconnected. Although Okanagan Lifestyle Apparel is still in its infancy, the brand has already been a successful driver in connecting people within and outside the Okanagan. It's been …

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The Story of Nelson Mandela’s Struggle Told Outside His Old Soweto Home
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As the world marks the 95th birthday of Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s first black president and a beloved symbol of the country’s struggle to end apartheid,…

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A Closer look at "Prophet" TB Joshua
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South African followers include high profile politicians like Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Dipuo Peters and Julius Malema. Terminally ill springbok rugby players Ruben Kruger and Winn Basson also pinned their hopes on Joshua – both in vain. Joshua is …

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Economic Leverage: UC Students Fought Tooth and Nail to Divest from South …
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Leaders from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe traveled to FNB Stadium to memorialize Africa's secular saint, and Barack Obama told the assembled dignitaries, “Nelson Mandela reminds us that it always seems impossible until it is done.” Indeed, 30 years earlier …

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Nelson Mandela, Former South African President, Dead At 95
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Former South African President Nelson Mandela died Thursday at the age of 95. Mandela had been battling a recurring lung infection. “We've lost our greatest son,” South Africa's current …

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Scottish referendum: Last gasp rallying call to voters
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Izzard added: "Glasgow was the first city in the world to honour Nelson Mandela, giving him the freedom of the city. Scotland said no to apartheid – no to a negative thing – no to poverty and pain, no to the separation between rich and poor and we can, …

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Chicago hosting right-to-die event
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Speakers include Veronique Hivon, who led the push for legal change in Quebec and, by video, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, who witnessed the anguish surrounding Nelson Mandela's death, Gogol said. Legislative setbacks in Connecticut and …

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Alberta is under new management, Premier Jim Prentice says
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His predecessor Alison Redford resigned as premier on March 19 after repaying nearly $45,000 for questionable flight expenses, including a trip to South Africa to attend the memorial ceremony for Nelson Mandela. The opposition was quick to critcize the …

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