Though the residential schools are now closed, they have had a lasting effect on the Indigenous population.
Montreal’s name – you guessed it – comes from “Mount Royal.”
Considering that incidents of violence against the Asian community are still occurring it seems to be premature to issue praise.
By framing sex reassignment as cosmetic, those that are opposed to recognizing its importance are able to argue that tax dollars are only meant to cover necessary procedures.
Same gender marriage is legal in Canada, however all participants must be of the age of consent. This is the issue that Blackmore and his attorneys fail to recognize in their arguments. There is an extreme imbalance of power between a child and an adult.
I wonder how one man can stand up under the weight of hope that we have placed upon him. The U.S. is bogged down in wars in two countries, the economy is in a recession, and many social justice movements approach Obama with hands outstretched.
Canadian voter apathy is a real threat to our democracy and this was barely addressed by the CBC or our national newspapers.
I looked at the spot where there stood an active train station fifty years ago. Today, this spot boasts a fence and a small park. How this town has changed, I thought silently. Even though I grew up in this town, I had never before noticed the subtle changes that were occurring around me. Scream …
“If I don’t pull over, I’m going to end up in the ditch , ” I thought to myself. The sunset in the distance was so captivating that focusing on the road was difficult. Being on a budget, I couldn’t afford a luxurious day at the spa. Finances called for a more practical way to …