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Homeless, destitute Olympian seeks Trudeau’s attention to end stigma around addiction
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Paul James, former Olympic athlete and soccer star who represented Canada at the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles and the 1986 FIFA World Cup, has been on a hunger strike since Jan. 25, 2017, to draw attention to the fact that people with addiction should be treated with dignity and respect. Addicted to crack […]

rich outlive poor
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“I’ve been rich and I’ve been poor … and believe me, rich is better.” – Attributed to Sophie Tucker. Certainly, there’s advantages to being rich – something few people would contest. A wealthy person can simply afford a higher quality of life. Opportunities for travel, wider options for leisure and comfort, fewer worries – or […]