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November 4th, 2016     by Caitlin Blennerhassett     Comments

Illustration by Erin McPhee

Shameless is so pleased to announce the winners of the 2 nd Annual Talking Back Awards!

The Cubs won the sportsball series! After 108 years!

Chicagoans are so excited.

Junot Díaz has a podcast!

Beyoncé bestowed her presence upon the Dixie Chicks at the Country Music Awards. It was magical, obviously.

Hugh Segal, a former Conservative Senator, released a discussion paper this week outlining a basic income pilot project for Ontario. The proposal would guarantee a unconditional basic income, currently valued at $1320 for a single person, or 75 percent of the poverty line. The plan would replace social assistance, serve as a no-strings-attached payment, and would be non-taxable. The government is asking for Ontarian’s opinions via an online survey and in public consultations.

This will be our last Weekly Roundup before the U.S. Presidential Debate and good riddance, tbh. If you are reading this Stateside, please go vote!

Order your own farm online! Why not!

Happy National Sandwich Day! Here are some sandwich cookies, ranked.

We have signed on to the joint statement on the criminalization of journalist Justin Brake.

Shameless had a busy few weeks – we celebrated at the Shamies, tabled at Canzine, and had our AGM where we bowled up a storm!

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