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Canadian Census news

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Toronto Sun leads with “Same-sex couples choosing marriage”: More Canadian same-sex couples than ever are tying the knot. Figures from the 2011 census released Wednesday show the prevalence of same-sex couples in this country jumped 42.4% between 2006 and 2011. There are now 64,575 . . . . Continue Reading »

The Impossibility of Divorce: A Review of “A Separation”

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An older man I know once remarked that in his experience, there wasn’t much point in arguing that divorce was wrong. What he’d come to believe was that”especially when the couple had children”divorce was simply impossible. These two people would continue to remain yoked to one another’s lives, their memories, griefs, resentments as intertwined as their laddering DNA… . Continue Reading »