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As Canada Welcomes Historic Numbers Of Immigrants, How Can Communities Be More Welcoming?

"As Canada welcomes historic numbers of immigrants, how can communities be more welcoming?" by Leah Hamilton, Mount Royal University; Awish Aslam, Western University; Priscila Ribeiro Prado…

New Year Resolutions: Why Your Brain Isn’t Wired To Stick To Them

"New year resolutions: why your brain isn’t wired to stick to them – and what to do instead," by Pragya Agarwal, Loughborough University New year, new…

The Orgasm Gap And What Sex-Ed Did Not Teach You

"The orgasm gap and what sex-ed did not teach you," by Gonzalo R. Quintana Zunino, Concordia University and Conall Eoghan Mac Cionnaith, Concordia University There is…

What We Get Wrong About Self-Esteem

"What we get wrong about self-esteem: It’s built through actions, not words," by Simon Sherry, Dalhousie University Self-esteem is the sense of value we have for…
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Black Women Need To Wake Up

The following article, Black Women Need To Wake Up, was written by my beautiful daughter and posted on her Facebook page in 2010. She permitted…

Toronto Caribbean Carnival Should Bring Attention To Anti-Black Racism

"Toronto Caribbean Carnival should bring attention to anti-Black racism affecting communities," by Hyacinth Simpson, Toronto Metropolitan University Every summer Toronto plays host to revellers and spectators,…

“Creating Prosperity Together”: How The Social Economy Model Saved The English City Of Preston

“Creating Prosperity Together”: How the social economy model saved the English city of Preston." For a long time, Preston was the centre of industry in…

The Obesity Epidemic Is Fuelled By Biology, Not Lack Of Willpower

"The obesity epidemic is fuelled by biology, not lack of willpower," by Megha Poddar, McMaster University and Sean Wharton, McMaster University Since the time a…

Employers Need To Prioritize Employee Mental Health

"Employers need to prioritize employee mental health if they want to attract new talent," by Stephen Friedman, York University, Canada Canadian employers are currently facing significant…

Society Can Be Controlled Through Its Means Of Communication

"Society can be controlled through its means of communication" by Isaac Nahon-Serfaty, L’Université d’Ottawa/University of Ottawa Venezuelan philosopher, Antonio Pasquali, who wrote extensively about how media…