I couldn’t find affordable student housing, so I settled for a mouldy basement.

[ad_1] (Photographs by Crystalia Pucciarelli) Last summer, I was living at home with my parents in Pickering, Ontario, waiting to start law school in the fall at the University of New Brunswick. To save money, I worked as a supervisor at the University of Toronto Scarborough, overseeing their tennis courts, baseball diamonds and other sports … Read more

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[ad_1] Trump indicted for efforts to overturn 2020 election and block transfer of power WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump was indicted on felony charges Tuesday for working to overturn the results of the 2020 election in the run-up to the violent riot by his supporters at the U.S. Capitol, with the Justice Department acting to … Read more

Surgery backlogs, staff shortages, no family doctor: New report highlights Canada's health-care crisis

[ad_1] A new report highlights Canada’s major drop in surgeries during the early years of the pandemic, but those pains were felt unequally across the country’s patchwork provincial health-care systems — with the largest decrease in procedures seen in Newfoundland and Labrador. The findings were released Wednesday by the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI), … Read more

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres

[ad_1] Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with the Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN), António Guterres, on the margins of the World Law Congress in New York City, United States of America. The two leaders discussed shared priorities for the upcoming UN General Assembly (UNGA). The Prime Minister highlighted the need for continued international … Read more

Sowing the seeds of Indigenous knowledge

[ad_1] The Indigenous Seed Collection Program, part of the Canadian Forest Service, is helping plant the forests of the future by sowing traditional knowledge, one seed at a time. Find out how a program that started with Mi’kmaq communities in Atlantic Canada has quickly developed into a popular and diverse Indigenous-led network of knowledge sharing. … Read more