An Indian paramilitary soldier checks the bag of a Kashmiri man during curfew in Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir. The lives of millions in India’s only Muslim-majority region have been upended recently.
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While the world avoids calling the crime by its name, Kashmiris are facing an ongoing genocide.
President Donald Trump visits the El Paso Regional Communications Center after meeting with people affected by the El Paso mass shooting, Aug. 7, 2019.
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Stop blaming video games for violent acts, a digital culture expert says. Instead, look to the link with public health to help us deal with a complicated culture of violence.
The U.S. women’s soccer team celebrates with the trophy after winning the World Cup final.
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Women’s sports have been stuck in a boom-and-bust cycle for the past 20 years. It’s time to start a new narrative.
Zara says it will only use sustainable textiles in the future to do its part in the climate crisis. This image is from a Zara shop in Singapore, 2019.
Zara, a fast-fashion clothing company, recently pledged to produce its line using only sustainable textiles. But it is not enough to curb the company's significant impact on climate change.
Many of the classic books of Canadian literature thrived because of women editors, publishers and agents. Some are profiled here: Anna Porter in the 1970s, Bella Pomer in 2015 and Claire Pratt in 1950.
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Irene Clarke, Claire Pratt, Anna Porter and Bella Pomer were among the women who changed the face of Canadian publishing. Their achievements deserve our attention.
Pour le meilleur ou pour le pire, le stade olympique de Montréal demeure le symbole des Olympiques 1976.
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Si l’on tient compte de l’héritage tangible des jeux de 1976, le développement du sport, l’économie et les avancées en infrastructures, Montréal a beaucoup profité du fait d’en avoir été l’hôte.
Konsumen harus bertanya: “siapa yang membuat pakaianku” supaya mereka teringat akan perbudakan modern yang dialami oleh pekerja garmen.
Kampanye Revolusi Fashion mengungkap praktik perbudakan modern dari industri fashion dan mendorong konsumen untuk bertanya, "siapa yang membuat pakaianku."
The Toronto Furies huddle up before their match-up against crosstown rivals, the Markham Thunder.
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Corporate brands have a potentially lucrative opportunity with women’s hockey. All they need to do is have a little imagination and take a chance on long-term potential.
Democrat Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who won her bid for a seat in the House of Representatives in New York’s 14th Congressional District, asks 2014 Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai a question at the Kennedy School’s Institute of Politics at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. on Dec. 6, 2018.
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Democrat Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (known as AOC), the youngest woman to be elected to the U.S. Congress, has an authentic voice that is rising in popularity.
Independent Members of Parliament Jane Philpott and Jody Wilson-Raybould speak with the media before Question Period in the Foyer of the House of Commons in Ottawa, April 3, 2019.
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Female politicians deal with a lot to get into positions of power: childcare issues, sexism, sexual harassment and now a new study reveals they also deal with high levels of violence.
Ancestry ad depicts a white man in 19th-century clothing standing in front of a Black woman holding a ring telling her they can leave and be together in Canada.
Canadian audiences did not object to Ancestry's ad which romanticized Canada as “Promised land,” but they should have.
An infusion of resources into local news outlets in Thunder Bay may help communities contend with recent reports of systemic racism against Indigenous communities.
Thunder Bay has received national press for its historically inequitable relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous populations. Local journalism could help the city face those challenges.
New technology can be distracting for drivers. Engineers need to think more about the human experience when designing workplace and transportation technology.
The legalization of cannabis has started a discussion about on-the-job impairment. But drugs are not the only problem. Engineers should design workplaces that minimize the potential for human error.
Une usine de vêtements à Magelang, en Indonésie, en mars 2019. Même si les conditions de travail s'améliorent dans ce pays, la mode demeure une industrie inégalitaire, qui dégrade l'environnement.
La mondialisation, la mode jetable et les économies d'échelle ont créé une tempête parfaite. La mode est bon marché, facile et abondante, mais elle exploite ses travailleurs et détruit l'environnement.
Consumers should ask: “who made my clothes” so that they remember the modern slavery conditions imposed on many garment workers.
Fashion Revolution week puts a spotlight on the modern slavery conditions of the fashion industry and encourages fashion consumers to ask, "who made my clothes."
Finance Minister Bill Morneau participates in TV interviews after tabling his budget, which included a $595 million financial package for news organizations.
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The federal budget has offered several initiatives to help Canada's ailing news industry. Does that mean journalists will be compromised by government handouts? New research suggests they won't.
Montréal’s Olympic Stadium remains the symbol, for better or worse, of the 1976 Games.
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Many Canadians point to the 1976 Montréal Games as the reason why the country should never host another Olympics. But an Olympian argues the Montréal Games had many lasting benefits.
The historical depiction of ‘the mammy’ is a racist stereotype, with an enduring impact. Hattie McDaniel (right) won an Oscar for her role in ‘Gone with the Wind’ with Vivien Leigh (left).
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Stereotypes of Black women continue to impact how they are treated in institutions.
Penelitian terbaru dari Centre for Aging and Brain Health Innovation akan menyelidiki penggunaan teknologi dalam proses pembelajaran dengan media daring untuk lansia yang terkena demensia dan yang berisiko demensia.
Pendidikan tinggi untuk para lansia memberikan harapan untuk melawan isolasi sosial, meningkatkan kesejahteraan dan menunda serangan, atau memperlambat timbulnya penyakit demensia.
Detail from Mickalene Thomas’s ‘Le Dejeuner sur l’herbe: Les trois femmes noires’ which is part of a show called ‘Femmes Noires’ currently at the Art Gallery of Ontario.
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A recent and powerful exhibit by New York artist Mickalene Thomas at the Art Gallery of Ontario has opened the door for some deep discussions about Black Canadian women and visual representation.