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CUPE’s education workers teaching Ontario students valuable lesson

November 23, 2022

By Mike Riley Local Journalism Initiative ReporterThe past few weeks saw the Canadian Union of Public Employees’ 55,000 education workers in Ontario triumph over the ...

From one white-haired person

CHRIS DROSTStaff I CAN’T HELP BUT watch with dismay, the controversy surrounding Lisa LaFlamme’s sudden departure as CTV news anchor and senior editor. After all, ...

Our vanishing freedom to fight for fairness

By Nate Smelle Getting up before sunrise to go for an early morning walk through the forest at this time of year, one cannot help ...

How times have changed

By Chris Drost It seems that throughout most of my adult life, jobs were in short supply. While still in school I got a number ...

Electoral fingerprints

By Nate Smelle At one time or another, everyone of us bites up more than we can chew. Now that our Special Election editions of ...

No turning back now

By Nate Smelle For the past two years now, the federal government has set aside a single day each year for people across the country ...

Conquering ‘the other’

By Nate Smelle In the past two weeks, we have all learned more about Queen Elizabeth II and the British Monarchy, than we have throughout ...

No time to waste

By Nate Smelle THERE IS NO PAIN as great, as that which we feel following the loss of a loved one. Tragically, this deepest suffering ...

Learning to live with it

By Nate Smelle In a few hours it will be Monday, Sept. 5 … Labour Day. While the vast majority of the world recognizes the ...

Yesterday’s news

By Nate SmelleTHERE IS NOTHING like a stack of old newspapers or magazines to get my wheels turning. As soon as I catch a glimpse ...

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