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Pop is bottled in plastic, too

Examining the consequences of banning bottled water Article: Liam Fitz-Gerald – Contributor n September 2013, the University of Saskatchewan’s Environment and Sustainability Student’s Association began advocating the ban, with one of its representatives stating that “tap water is safe and it’s also the more sustainable way to consume water.” Indeed, the U of S has joined the ranks of several other universities and municipalities pushing for a ban on bottled water including the University of ...

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The Legacy Continues

Safety of athletes should come first Article: John Loeppky – Contributor an I ask you one question? Since when did the Olympics morph from being a slightly dubious good-will engine powered by underfunded sports into an egotistical, underhanded, shady as all hell enterprise which specializes in putting dollar signs (or Rubles) before the safety of athletes? As an athlete in a major Paralympic sport (you’ll see why I added this preface in a few words), ...

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“This year, we had 30 plane tickets to fly out to Toronto [for Nationals], and just in that alone, you’re looking at tens of thousands [of dollars]. [These things place] a lot of pressure on the kids…They have to now pay out of their pockets to do something that represents the school.”– Thomas Rath

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