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The Daily Thursday, August 16, 2018

Monthly Survey of Manufacturing, June 2018 Manufacturing sales rose 1.1% to $58.1 billion in June, following a 1.5% increase in May. The increase in June was mainly due to sharply higher sales in the petroleum and coal product industry, while sales were down in the chemicals and food manufacturing industries. Continue reading  Stocks of frozen […]

by pmnationtalk on August 16, 20186 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Health Reports: Canadians vulnerable to workplace noise More than half of the estimated 11 million Canadians who have worked in noisy environments were not required to use hearing protection and only did so occasionally if at all. These workers may be vulnerable to adverse outcomes from excessive noise that include hearing loss, tinnitus, stress and […]

by pmnationtalk on August 15, 20188 Views

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Right Honourable Jagmeet Singh recognises & upholds Indigenous Sovereignty.

Credits: Indigenous Sovereignty Statement made at the Assembly of First Nations by the New Democratic Party Leader Right Honourable Jagmeet Singh in response to a question posed by Regina Crowchild who asked “Do you believe we are Sovereign Peoples?” – May 01, 2018.

by ahnationtalk on August 14, 201828 Views

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The Daily Monday, August 13, 2018

Crude oil and natural gas: Supply and disposition, May 2018 Canada produced 21.8 million cubic metres (137.3 million barrels) of crude oil and equivalent products in May, up 13.5% from the same month a year earlier. Continue reading  Aircraft movement statistics: Small airports, April 2018 Take-offs and landings at 128 Canadian airports without air traffic […]

by pmnationtalk on August 13, 201817 Views

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Indigenous Communities: Surviving Canada

Credits: The Agenda with Steve Paikin Published on Nov 16, 2017 Some months ago, a University of Toronto professor specializing in Indigenous health was a guest on The Agenda. In the midst of one of her answers, she said something off topic but quite provocative: that the government of Canada was essentially keeping Indigenous people […]

by pmnationtalk on August 13, 201875 Views

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The Daily Friday, August 10, 2018

Labour Force Survey, July 2018 Employment rose by 54,000 in July, driven by gains in part-time work. The unemployment rate declined by 0.2 percentage points to 5.8%. Continue reading  Travel between Canada and other countries, May 2018 US residents made 2.0 million trips to Canada in May, up slightly (+0.5%) from April. US residents made […]

by pmnationtalk on August 10, 201818 Views

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The Daily Thursday, August 9, 2018

National Cannabis Survey, second quarter 2018 About 1.4 million Canadians reported that they had been a passenger in a vehicle driven by someone who had consumed cannabis in the previous two hours. In addition, according to combined data for the first and second quarters, one in seven cannabis users with a driver’s licence reported that […]

by pmnationtalk on August 9, 201817 Views

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APTN National News July 31, 2018 – Defying gender stereotypes, Drones monitoring climate change

Credits: APTN News In this episode of APTN National News: People at a Moosehide Gathering in the Yukon celebrate 20 years of self-government. Canadian Indigenous filmmakers are pushing ahead by defying gender stereotypes. Drones are now monitoring the effects of climate change in the Arctic.

by ahnationtalk on August 8, 201882 Views

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Making Pride more inclusive of Indigenous people

Credits: CBC News Indigenous filmmaker Jacoby MacDonald and Indigenous rights activist Sekani Dakelth discuss how they’ve seen Pride evolve over a generation. To read more: http://www.cbc.ca/1.4772367 For more than 75 years, CBC News has been the source Canadians turn to, to keep them informed about their communities, their country and their world. Through regional and […]

by ahnationtalk on August 7, 201857 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Farm product prices, June 2018 Prices received by farmers in June for grains, oilseeds, specialty crops, potatoes, cattle, hogs, poultry, eggs and dairy products are now available at the provincial level. Continue reading  ndustrial chemicals and synthetic resins, 2017 Anhydrous ammonia (100%) production totalled 4.5 million metric tonnes in 2017, down 10.2% from 2016. Continue […]

by pmnationtalk on August 7, 201820 Views

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New training supports Indigenous wellness workers in Metro Vancouver

Aug. 3, 2018 VANCOUVER – New training programs created by the Metro Vancouver Aboriginal Executive Council aim to help Indigenous health and wellness employees who experience emotional stress working on the frontlines. Many Indigenous non-profit organizations report their employees struggle to manage stress-related burnout and the emotional impact of working through the overdose crisis. Employees […]

by ahnationtalk on August 3, 2018104 Views

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The Daily Friday, August 3, 2018

Canadian international merchandise trade, June 2018 Canada’s merchandise trade deficit with the world narrowed from $2.7 billion in May to $626 million in June, the smallest deficit since January 2017. Exports increased 4.1%, while imports edged down 0.2%. Continue reading  Chain Fisher real export and import values, June 2018 The monthly chain Fisher real dollar […]

by pmnationtalk on August 3, 201818 Views

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The Daily Thursday, August 2, 2018

Study: Life satisfaction among Canadian seniors, 2016 Life satisfaction goes hand-in-hand with many circumstances, events and attitudes. Studying these factors sheds light on how people assess their lives and what they consider important. Continue reading  Airport activity, 2017 The number of passengers enplaned and deplaned at Canadian airports reached 149.6 million in 2017, an increase […]

by pmnationtalk on August 2, 201814 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, August 1, 2018

August 1, 2018 Foreign control in the Canadian economy, 2016 Both Canadian (+6.1%) and foreign-controlled (+1.3%) asset values increased in 2016. The foreign-controlled asset share edged down, from 16.9% in 2015 to 16.2% in 2016. Continue reading Financial market statistics, June 2018 Data on financial markets for June are now available. Continue reading NT4

by ahnationtalk on August 1, 201817 Views

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Second phase of Carcross/Tagish First Nation Learning Centre complete

Carcross/Tagish First Nation residents now have access to a new Language Hub and meeting spaces for youth and Elders, as well as for their heritage and archives materials and document management systems. The second phase of the Carcross/Tagish First Nation Learning Centre is now complete and provides additional space for the community to expand its […]

by pmnationtalk on July 31, 201827 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, July 31, 2018

July 31, 2018 Gross domestic product by industry, May 2018 Real gross domestic product was up 0.5% in May, after increasing 0.1% in April. The rise was widespread as 19 of 20 industrial sectors registered increases. Continue reading Industrial product and raw materials price indexes, June 2018 The Industrial Product Price Index rose 0.5% in […]

by ahnationtalk on July 31, 201815 Views

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The Daily Monday, July 30, 2018

Time use: Total work burden, unpaid work, and leisure In 2015, women spent an average of 2.8 hours per day on housework—54 minutes more than men (1.9 hours per day). Continue reading  Research and development personnel, 2015 In 2015, the number of research and development (R&D) personnel in Canada remained relatively stable, with 245,580 full-time […]

by pmnationtalk on July 30, 201822 Views

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The Daily Friday, July 27, 2018

July 27, 2018 Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing Services Price Index, first quarter 2018 The Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing Services Price Index decreased 0.2% in the first quarter, following no change in the fourth quarter of 2017. Continue reading Consulting Services Price Index, first quarter 2018 […]

by ahnationtalk on July 27, 201818 Views

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The Daily Thursday, July 26, 2018

Payroll employment, earnings and hours, May 2018 The average weekly earnings of non-farm payroll employees totalled $998 in May, up 0.4% from April following five months of virtually no change. In the 12 months to May, earnings increased by 2.9%. Continue reading  Aircraft movement statistics: Major airports, May 2018 Aircraft take-offs and landings at the […]

by pmnationtalk on July 26, 201820 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, July 25, 2018

July 25, 2018 Railway carloadings, May 2018 The volume of rail freight carried in Canada totalled 31.7 million tonnes in May, up 2.4% from May 2017. Continue reading Dairy statistics, May 2018 Total cheese production (all cheese except processed) increased 2.3% from May 2017 to 38 589 tonnes in May. Continue reading Oilseed crushing statistics, […]

by ahnationtalk on July 25, 201823 Views

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Dream of Home Ownership is a Reality – Fund Welcomes 4 New Partners in British Columbia

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dream of Home Ownership is a Reality – Fund Welcomes 4 New Partners in British Columbia Vancouver, July 25, 2018 — The dream of building, purchasing or renovating a home in your community has come true for many First Nations citizens who have partnered with the First Nations Market Housing […]

by pmnationtalk on July 25, 201899 Views

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Canadians invited to have their say on proposed regulations against harassment and violence in the workplace

From: Employment and Social Development Canada July 24, 2018               Gatineau, Quebec                  Employment and Social Development Canada Harassment and sexual violence of any kind are unacceptable – period. The Government of Canada made a commitment to Canadians to help ensure that federally regulated workplaces, including Parliament Hill, are free from harassment and sexual violence. […]

by ahnationtalk on July 24, 201838 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Financial information of universities and degree-granting colleges, 2016/2017 Canada’s 148 public universities and degree-granting institutions spent $27.5 billion in 2016/2017, up 1.5% from $27.1 billion in 2015/2016. Revenues increased 10.7%, rising from $27.2 billion in 2015/2016 to $30.1 billion in 2016/2017. Continue reading  Natural gas transmission, storage and distribution, May 2018 Natural gas transmission pipelines […]

by pmnationtalk on July 24, 201820 Views

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The Daily Monday, July 23, 2018

Wholesale trade, May 2018 Wholesale sales rose 1.2% to a record $63.7 billion in May. Sales were up in four of seven subsectors, representing approximately 50% of total wholesale sales. Continue reading  Police-reported crime statistics, 2017 Police-reported crime in Canada, as measured by both the crime rate and the Crime Severity Index, increased for the […]

by pmnationtalk on July 23, 201830 Views

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National Indigenous Peoples Day | 2018

Credits: Union Gas Partnership. That word means a lot to us at Union Gas. Our goal is to build long-term, productive mutually beneficial partnerships with Indigenous communities across Ontario. Partnerships based on mutual respect and economic opportunity. Because we only succeed when we all succeed. We consult and engage with more than 80 First Nations […]

by ahnationtalk on July 22, 2018109 Views

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The Daily Friday, July 20, 2018

Consumer Price Index, June 2018 The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose 2.5% on a year-over-year basis in June, following a 2.2% increase in May. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the CPI was up 0.1% in June, matching the increase in May. Continue reading  Retail trade, May 2018 Retail sales increased 2.0% in May to […]

by pmnationtalk on July 20, 201827 Views

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First Nation (Indianer) Pow – Wow dancer, Canada – original sound

Credits: show2019 Published on May 5, 2018 I filmed this clip in Kahnawake few years back. The Kahnawake Mohawk Territory is a First Nations reserve of the Mohawks of Kahnawá:ke on the south shore of the St. Lawrence River in Quebec, Canada, across from Montreal. A pow wow is a social gathering held by many […]

by pmnationtalk on July 19, 2018125 Views

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The Daily Thursday, July 19, 2018

Employment Insurance, May 2018 In May, 454,100 people received regular Employment Insurance benefits, virtually unchanged from April. Continue reading  Investment in non-residential building construction, second quarter 2018 Investment in non-residential building construction totalled $14.3 billion in the second quarter, up 1.4% compared with the first quarter. Continue reading  Investment in new housing construction, May 2018 […]

by pmnationtalk on July 19, 201830 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Study: Fertility rates and labour force participation among women in Quebec and Ontario, 1996 to 2016 Historically, the labour force participation of women under the age of 45 was lower in Quebec than in Ontario. This situation, however, has changed. Since 2003, the labour force participation of women aged 15 to 44 has been higher […]

by pmnationtalk on July 18, 201827 Views

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Indigenous People’s Gifts to the Church – A NEW WAY FORWARD series with Sherry Ansloos 1 of 2

Credits:Vineyard Canada The “A NEW WAY FORWARD” series explores what it looks like for Indigenous and non-Indigenous people to walk together in a good way. Interviews with indigenous theologian Dr. Terry LeBlanc and other local practitioners provide context and rich understanding of the posture necessary for this journey. Sherry Ansloos talks about Indigenous people’s gifts […]

by ahnationtalk on July 17, 2018144 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Monthly Survey of Manufacturing, May 2018 Manufacturing sales increased 1.4% to $57.1 billion in May, led by the chemical, machinery, and wood product industries. Continue reading  Monthly Survey of Large Retailers, May 2018 Monthly data from the large retailers program are now available for May. Continue reading  NT4

by pmnationtalk on July 17, 201836 Views

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Deborah Minoose 1 / FIRST PEOPLES VOICES

Credits:100huntley Rev. Deborah Minoose has been President of the Aboriginal Ministries Canada for over 19 yrs and been involved in aboriginal ministries in Alberta BC and Sask for over 30 yrs. She was raised and groomed to become a medicine woman in her community of Calling Lake, AB. Deborah’s family established the town and were […]

by pmnationtalk on July 16, 2018155 Views

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The Daily Monday, July 16, 2018

Canada’s international transactions in securities, May 2018 Foreign investment in Canadian securities slowed to $2.2 billion in May, down from $9.1 billion in April. Meanwhile, Canadian investors resumed their investment in foreign securities by adding $5.7 billion worth to their holdings, mainly in foreign bonds. Continue reading  New motor vehicle sales, May 2018 New motor […]

by pmnationtalk on July 16, 201825 Views

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Doug Ford Won’t Lift A Finger For Aboriginal & Indigenous People In Ontario

Credits:Doug Ford Disasters Like what you see? Click the subscribe button in the video to keep up-to-date on the latest videos posted here. Published under the Fair Dealing Exception as a public service and educational tool.

by ahnationtalk on July 15, 2018151 Views

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The Daily Friday, July 13, 2018

Supply and disposition of refined petroleum products, April 2018 Planned refinery shutdowns for maintenance contributed to lower crude oil receipts and refinery production in April. As a result of the temporary shutdowns, Canada imported more refined petroleum products in April compared with the same month in 2017. Continue reading  New Lending Services Price Index, first […]

by pmnationtalk on July 13, 201833 Views

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The Daily Thursday, July 12, 2018

July 12, 2018 Job vacancies, first quarter 2018 The number of job vacancies totalled 462,000 in the first quarter, up 75,000 (+19.3%) from the first quarter of 2017. Meanwhile, the job vacancy rate rose 0.4 percentage points to 2.9%, continuing the series of year-over-year increases in the number of vacancies and the job vacancy rate […]

by ahnationtalk on July 12, 201834 Views

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The National for Thursday June 21, 2018 – U.S. Immigration, Indigenous Day, At Issue

Credits: CBC News: The National Welcome to The National, the flagship nightly newscast of CBC News The National is CBC Television’s flagship news program. Airing six days a week, the show delivers news, feature documentaries and analysis from some of Canada’s leading journalists.

by ahnationtalk on July 11, 2018127 Views

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Prisons ‘pulverizing’ Indigenous people – CBC

Correctional healing lodges aim to reduce rising rates of Indigenous inmates but numbers continue to climb July 11, 2018 Ryan Wilton shuffles into a lineup with dozens of men in plain clothes and prison blues. They pack into a cedar longhouse, smoke billowing through the roof, to witness the release of three inmates and the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 11, 201843 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Study: Workers looking for a new job, 2014 Every year, many workers change jobs without necessarily going through a period of unemployment. These workers start their job search while still in the job they wish to leave. Continue reading  Canada’s population clock On July 11, we celebrate World Population Day. To mark the occasion, Statistics […]

by pmnationtalk on July 11, 201839 Views

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Chief Duke Peltier of the Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory

In celebration of our recent National Indigenous History Month, Challenge4Change has launched a pilot program in Ontario to fundraise for the retention and growth of Indigenous Languages and Culture. High Quality/Radio Media Download: NationTalk interviews are distributed to general media, radio stations and subscribers across Canada.

by pmnationtalk on July 10, 2018302 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Building permits, May 2018 The value of permits issued by Canadian municipalities increased 4.7% to $8.2 billion in May. This followed a 4.7% drop in April, the only month this year where municipalities reported a total value below the $8.0 billion mark. Continue reading  Crude oil and natural gas: Supply and disposition, April 2018 Canada […]

by pmnationtalk on July 10, 201849 Views

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Leaders International Develops Innovative Research Platform for Canadian Companies Searching for Exceptional Leadership Talent

Leaders International Develops Innovative Research Platform for Canadian Companies Searching for Exceptional Leadership Talent CALGARY, July 9, 2018  – Leaders International, one of Canada’s leading executive search firms, understands that finding the right leadership talent is one of the greatest challenges an organization can face. In fact, the recent 2017 Deloitte Global Human Capital Trends […]

by pmnationtalk on July 9, 201881 Views

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The Daily Monday, July 9, 2018

Study: The Entry into and Exit out of Self-employment and Business Ownership in Canada Entrepreneurial activity has long been seen as an important driver of innovation, job creation, and productivity growth. However, entrepreneurial activity is heterogeneous. Incorporated self-employment, often termed business ownership, differs from unincorporated self-employment in many respects. However, because of the lack of […]

by pmnationtalk on July 9, 201836 Views

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Canada Day marked with celebrations and protests

Credits: TFCBalitangAmerica In Vancouver, a group of Canadians gathered at the Trump Tower, in protest of the US president’s anti-immigration policies.

by ahnationtalk on July 8, 2018187 Views

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The Daily Friday, July 6, 2018

Labour Force Survey, June 2018 After two consecutive months of little change, employment rose by 32,000 in June. With more people searching for work, the unemployment rate increased by 0.2 percentage points to 6.0%. Continue reading  Canadian international merchandise trade, May 2018 Canada’s merchandise trade deficit with the world totalled $2.8 billion in May, widening […]

by pmnationtalk on July 6, 201847 Views

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Aboriginal Day 2018

Credits: Parkland School Division On June 22, hundreds of people, including a large contingent of PSD students and staff, gathered at Heritage Park in Stony Plain to experience cultural teachings and participate in various activities that celebrate Aboriginal communities across the country. This celebration, in its 19th year, brought together children and families for food, […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 2018200 Views

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The Daily Thursday, July 5, 2018

Commercial Rents Services Price Index, first quarter 2018 The Commercial Rents Services Price Index rose 0.7% in the first quarter, following a 0.6% increase the previous quarter. The gain was attributable to higher average rents for all sectors, namely industrial, retail and office buildings. Continue reading  Canadian foreign post indexes, July 2018 Data on Canadian […]

by pmnationtalk on July 5, 201845 Views

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The Daily Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Information related to recent Canada–US tariff changes On June 1, 2018, the United States implemented additional tariffs on selected Canadian steel and aluminum products exported to the United States. The additional tariff rates are 25% and 10% respectively. According to Statistics Canada’s international merchandise trade customs-based data, in 2017, the export value of aluminum products […]

by pmnationtalk on July 4, 201839 Views

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The Daily Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Financial market statistics, May 2018 Data on financial markets for May are now available. Continue reading  Coal mining, 2016 National data on the coal mining industry’s operating revenue and expenses, as well as employment and payroll, are now available for 2016. Continue reading  NT4

by pmnationtalk on July 3, 201847 Views

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Needlessly cruel:’ Halifax protesters rally over U.S. immigration policy – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jun 30, 2018  By Alex Cooke THE CANADIAN PRESS HALIFAX _ Demonstrators protesting in Halifax against the separation of families at the U.S.-Mexico border shouted down a group of American soldiers who were in town to perform in the Nova Scotia International Tattoo. The Halifax rally, which took place alongside hundreds of other […]

by ahnationtalk on July 2, 201839 Views

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