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Coverage in The Varsity from Street Festival activism

Yesterday, we made abortion impossible to ignore at U of T, making the victims visible to thousands and having countless conversations about science of when life begins and the ethics of abortion. Abortion is a human rights violation, and we

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Introducing Our 2015-2016 Executive Committee…

Welcome back to another year at the University of Toronto! To start off the year, we would like to introduce to you our Executive Committee for 2015-2016. There will be some familiar faces and some new ones, so be sure

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#LifeWeek2015: Recap

#LifeWeek2015 has officially come to a close and we are blown away by the success of each and every event! Let’s take a look back at the successes of the past week: On Monday, we began #LifeWeek2015 with a lecture

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Life Week: November 4-8

We’re making next week Life Week at the University of Toronto! Look for us on campus! First, we’ll have a visible public presence on campus early in the week, with activism projects and information tables. If you’d like to help

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On the death of Henry Morgentaler

We are saddened to hear about the death of Henry Morgentaler, and our thoughts and prayers are with his family — but our thoughts and prayers are also very much with the 3 million pre-born children who have been killed

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What will be the new face of euthanasia look like?

Hey guys, first of all Happy Holidays from your friends here at UTSFL. Now onto the main topic: a few weeks ago the always brilliant Margaret Summerville made a speech here at U of T on the subject of Assisted

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The New Face of Euthanasia

Hey guys! This is my first official post as your new co-webmaster and we are starting on a high note here. In our focus on euthanasia I am sure many of you are aware of the Rasouli case. For those

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Tale of the Tape: Dr. Donald Ainslie

UTSFL would first like to thank Dr. Ainslie for being a part of the most spectacular spectacle (does that make sense?) that U of T has ever seen: Debate 2011! Abortion: Human Right or Human Rights Violation? Please mark off

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Baby Joseph saved from removal of life support

My friend, Nicole Lau, tipped me off to this story. Baby Joseph, who was to have life support removed today at 10 am (ironic that it is Family Day in Ontario) after being diagnosed with severe neurological issues, has been

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Real Stem Cell Research

Hello again. I came upon this article and it really made me think. We have been hearing for years that embryonic stem cell research, the kind you actually have to kill an unborn child to do, is going to lead

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