I need to preface this post with the following: this article has been edited by people who have graciously offered their advice. The circumstances do not primarily affect a white, middle-aged male who has been as privileged as I’ve been. I do have an obligation though, to counter hurtful and divisive language that affects our…

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With this month’s events of January 6 taking place in Washington, DC one is not surprised by all of the social media posts virtuously extolling “it’s better here in Canada”. These expressions of relief are unfortunately misplaced as similar happenings on a smaller scale are also sadly occurring in our country. What happened in Washington…

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On December 8, the outrage in the legislature by the official opposition over the missing $9 million unspent dollars on social housing made for some great theatre and political hay. During that sitting, the opposition protested the King government for failing to spend $9.4 million of last year’s allocation towards social housing, in exchange for…

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