January 2, 2017

2017 The Year Ahead SOCIETY

BY THE NUMBERS

International

Life under ISIS

2017 The Year Ahead NATIONAL

PREPARING FOR 'MONTH 13’

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2017 The Year Ahead SOCIETY

BY THE NUMBERS

Here are some of 2017’s more notable anniversaries.

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International

Life under ISIS

When ISIS arrived in Mosul, they were seen as liberators. Then the violence began. Here are four stories of people who survived two terrifying years under ISIS rule.

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2017 The Year Ahead NATIONAL

PREPARING FOR 'MONTH 13’

One year later, many Syrian refugees will turn to social assistance. Why this next phase isn’t all bad news for these newest Canadians.

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CONTINUING EDUCATION

Continuing Education: Achieving the Dream

Colleges and universities offer these opportunities in many forms. At Ryerson University’s G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education, Dean Marie Bountrogianni speaks of the school’s role as a matchmaker between the job market and prospective employee skills.

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This Week

LETTERS

In “Rule-breaker in chief” (Newsmakers, Dec. 12), Jonathon Gate-house spends a page enumerating the long litany of offenses, verbal and otherwise, committed by Donald Trump against all manner of animal, vegetable, and mineral. But then, remarkably, Gatehouse writes that, even compared to all of the above, the campaign of Hillary Clinton outmatched Trump’s in terms of “ineptitude.”
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2017 The Year Ahead NATIONAL

SELLING A FAIRER ECONOMY

Trudeau will have a hard time delivering on his pro-growth promises in the year ahead

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This Week

THE INTERVIEW

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley on facing criticism from her own party, surviving a Wildrose-PC merger and selling oil pipelines in Vancouver

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2017 The Year Ahead NATIONAL

Monumental event

Vimy was not our finest military hour, but it marks Canada’s entry into the war experience

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2017 The Year Ahead THE BACK PAGES

GAME OF TOMES

George R.R. Martin promises to wrap up his epic saga, while plenty of other heavyweights are set to dominate the publishing world in 2017

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2017 The Year Ahead INTERNATIONAL

Commander in confusion

Will he build a wall and end NAFTA? Will he seek peace with Congress and in the Middle East? Experts agree on one thing: nobody can predict Trump’s actions.

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