The Calgary Journal
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In 2011, 9 people died of fentanyl overdoses in Alberta.

Just last year, 673 people died.

These numbers, provided by Alberta Health Services (AHS), speak for themselves — the opioid crisis is plaguing our province.

“What do we want?”
“Climate action!”
“When do we want it?”
“Now!”

The Canadian federal election was officially called Wednesday, and some Canadian student associations are already focusing on improving uncertain youth voter turnout.

There are 2 days, 1 hour, 17 min. left. JOIN or LEAVE, the message reads. Behind the text, two welding tanks and what looks like an operating table sit in a small brick room, and a red light illuminates the page. I've found one of the dark web’s most notorious sites; what claims to be a pay-to-watch torture, and ultimately murder, website known as a “red room.”