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Assembly of First Nations chief says systemic racism in Canada’s health-care system is a fact

Late last week, the federal government met with Indigenous leaders to talk about systemic racism in the health care system — after an Indigenous woman was subjected to degrading racist comments as she lay dying in a Quebec hospital late last month. West Block host Mercedes Stephenson speaks with National Chief of the Assembly of…

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First Edition: Oct. 6, 2020

USA Today: Donald Trump Says COVID-19 Vaccines Coming ‘Momentarily.’ They’re Not. President Donald Trump, back at the White House days after being diagnosed with COVID-19, said vaccines in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic are coming “momentarily.” Doctors and scientists have repeatedly refuted that claim. Trump, speaking in a video posted to Twitter after leaving the Walter…

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Should Youth Come First in Coronavirus Care?

In March, the Office of Civil Rights reaffirmed that the Affordable Care Act and other federal statutes prohibit discrimination, in health facilities receiving federal funds, on the basis of age, disability and other characteristics. Nevertheless, the coalition has argued that guidelines in Oregon, Arizona and northern Texas remain discriminatory. For example, Arizona, which activated its…

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