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More transparency, more information needed

Yet another day, yet another vaccine approved in Canada. Yes, Health Canada…

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What does kindness really look like?

Over the past several months, I have come across over a couple…

  • Feb 24, 2021
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Think, and then some, before adopting a pet

Are you a dog person or a cat person? Someone would ask…

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‘Out of the world’ literacy options for kids today

It hasn’t been easy during the pandemic for anyone, and especially for…

  • Feb 3, 2021
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More women breaking barriers needed today

After a tumultuous four years and an election that ended in chaos…

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Vaccines en-route — so what does it mean for us?

When I started writing for Black Press Media, the pandemic had just…

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Don’t say, but show your gratitude to the frontline workers

With the start to the new year, several people all over the…

  • Jan 13, 2021

Of New Year’s resolutions

There is something about a New Year that brings hope with it.…

Finding light in a dark year, to hold on to for tomorrow

Just like consuming news in 2020 felt like it was all about…

  • Dec 30, 2020
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True spirit revealed with the season of giving

When the restrictions and COVID-measures rolled out, I heard a lot of…

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Things and habits I hope will remain long after the pandemic is just a memory

With talk around the possibility of vaccines becoming available soon, I feel…

  • Dec 16, 2020
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Being better allies to those different from us

Juno and Umbrella Academy fame Canadian actor Elliot Page, revealed through a…

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Choosing the validity of one form of expression over other —is it fair?

When social media usage to take political stands first became popular, a…

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Are you disposing your masks properly?

When the pandemic was just starting, the lockdowns suddenly seemed like a…

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What’s happening with travel and quarantine?

While the US Election is a hot button topic right now, there…

  • Nov 11, 2020

Several Democracies are on decline — and that’s a scary thought

Last week, Democracy Watch, the non-profit that works on government accountability and…

What astronauts can teach you about distancing and stress

On Oct. 21, NASA astronaut, Chris Cassidy and cosmonauts Ivan Vagner and…

  • Oct 28, 2020
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Being outside — a transformative experience all kids need

In the last two weeks of October, a large part of Canada…

  • Oct 21, 2020
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Language and lack of inclusivity — in the world of the Deaf

A world where everyone speaks one language, through hands