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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…

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Of New Year’s resolutions

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

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

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

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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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Ottawa looking at tougher measures for travellers
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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…

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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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Breaking taboo and silence around miscarriages —need of the hour

Last week, when Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex revealed of her miscarriage…

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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…

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

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

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What astronauts can teach you about distancing and stress

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

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Being outside — a transformative experience all kids need

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

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Let us all try to relearn good manners

Don’t you just miss civility? You don’t have to keep saying “please”…

Empower ourselves and our sisters

Empower ourselves and our sisters

When the news hit of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Associate Justice Ruth…

Empower ourselves and our sisters
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Make kindness your second nature

When I first moved to Burns Lake, almost anyone I met told…

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The world is on fire and for the most part, we are to blame
The world is on fire and for the most part, we are to blame
Language and lack of inclusivity — in the world of the Deaf

Language and lack of inclusivity — in the world of the Deaf

A world where everyone speaks one language, through hands

Language and lack of inclusivity — in the world of the Deaf