Lois McKnight has been “on and off’ welfare for the past 30 years. During that time she has struggled on her own to raise six children—two of whom are now welfare mothers themselves. It’s a cycle, she says, that is “hellish hard” to break, which is why the McKnights—and thousands of other poor families in Wisconsin— are now worried.
Houses in the old eastern Ontario with automatic weapons fire. Bullets have ripped through the mill town have been sprayed doors of the city’s recreation centre, and in October a shopping mall was bombed. Last week, just as things were settling down in Cornwall, a powerful blast devastated the mall again—this time completely gutting the building.By TOM FENNELL6 min
Two. It is a number Conservatives keep coming back to even as they began last week to think how they might revive their party. Two. The square root of four. One and another one. This, the party of John A. Macdonald, with two seats in the House of Commons.
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