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The Canadian Project That Might Ruin Our Future

Why does our country keep clinging to oil? How many hurricanes, melted glaciers, and generally unpleasant summers will it take for us to wake up? I'm not saying you have to go out and buy a Prius. But it's time we, as a nation, start paying attention to the impact we're having on our environment. Our future depends on it. Really. (Nothing against Canada, folks...)

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In one of the most glaringly hypocritical moves in recent history, the band formerly known as Lady Antebellum is suing black blues singer Anita "Lady A" White, to use her stage name she's performed under for over three decades.

Lady Antebellum announced it had changed its name to Lady A on June 11 as part of its commitment to "examining our individual and collective impact and marking the necessary changes to practice antiracism."

Antebellum refers to an era in the American south before the civil war when black people were held as slaves.

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