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Canada’s rocky legal-marijuana rollout has been plagued by product shortages, out-of-control lines, and distribution issues — and people are turning to the black market

Canada has officially legalised marijuana, but people across the country have had a tough time accessing the product legally. Canadians are turning to the black market to pick up where provincially run retailers have dropped the ball. In Toronto, Canada’s most populous city, the black market has seen “new life […]
Canada’s rocky legal-marijuana rollout has been plagued by product shortages, out-of-control lines, and distribution issues — and people are turning to the black market
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One of the world’s largest basic income experiments was abruptly shortened — now a Canadian political leader is trying to restart it

In Ontario, Canada, a three-year program providing monthly, unconditional cash payments to about 4,000 people has been canceled. The provincial government said the basic income pilot will end in March 2019, one year earlier than originally planned. Jagmeet Singh, the leader of Canada’s New Democratic Party, has called for the […]
One of the world’s largest basic income experiments was abruptly shortened — now a Canadian political leader is trying to restart it