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What The Hell Happened At The Toronto Star?

August 28, 2016

Answers to some of the questions about reporter Raveena Aulakh’s suicide. How much did the Toronto Star know about its “toxic” workplace and what did they do about it?

The Dismantling of Claude Jutra

February 22, 2016

Is it ok for an anonymous sexual assault allegation to destroy the reputation a beloved cultural hero?

An Open Letter From Furlong’s Accusers to Prime Minister Trudeau

November 27, 2015

John Furlong’s accusers are asking the federal government to listen to them. In an open letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and two cabinet ministers, Cathy Woodgate and seven others who say Furlong abused them as children call for Trudeau to ask Furlong to step down from Own the Podium, a government-created and government-funded non-profit sports … Continued

“I Remember John Furlong”

November 25, 2015

John Furlong, a man accused of abusing aboriginal children, is staging a comeback. His accusers, now grown, have been excluded from national media coverage of his return to public life.

In what has become a battle between John Furlong and Laura Robinson, the voices of eight First Nations individuals have been excluded, omitted and ignored. Yet none of them have recanted their allegations.

CANADALAND presents their words now.

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