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    One of the biggest stories of the past year has been the attention paid to violence against women.

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    Imagine a little bracelet you could wear every day. On it is inscribed: WWPD? What Would Plato Do? It's not as wacky as it sounds. The great philosopher would have a lot to say about how to live right now.

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    Stories which make the headlines in French speaking Canada aren't always the same as those in English. C'est la vie looks back at some of the major stories of 2014, en français.

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    Brian Little is a Canadian psychologist who's been studying the science of personality for decades . His guide to if you're an introvert or extrovert pre-dates Buzzfeed. His new book helps answer the question of whether your personality is your destiny.

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