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Barrck Gold's Chairman and Founder Peter Munk (right) places his trademark hat on the head of John Thornton after he attended the mining company's announcement of their first quarter results in Toronto on Wednesday April 24, 2013.
Barrck Gold's Chairman and Founder Peter Munk (right) places his trademark hat on the head of John Thornton after he attended the mining company's announcement of their first quarter results in Toronto on Wednesday April 24, 2013.
(Chris Young/THE CANADIAN PRESS)

SEAN SILCOFF

Arise, Barrick shareholders, and shake up the board

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It would be nice to declare a major victory for Barrick Gold shareholders, who on Wednesday rejected Barrick’s rich executive compensation plan. But it’s not – at least, not yet.