RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki testifies at the Mass Casualty Commission inquiry on Aug. 23, 2022.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan
Discussions of political interference are largely misdirected because they distract from the necessary and warranted criticisms of the RCMP’s mishandling of the mass shooting.
Chief James Ramer of the Toronto Police Service speaks during a press conference.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Tijana Martin
There are obviously better ways the Toronto Police — and other police services — could enhance public trust than through a social media campaign.
People have come forward in highly publicized stories speaking to experiences of sexism, sexual violence and silencing at the hands of hockey players and teams.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
We need to question how gender is understood, constructed and performed by hockey players, teams, coaches and organizations to truly change the culture.
Police in Montréal stop and question a woman at the start of a curfew in Quebec from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. intended to help curb the rise of infections due to COVID-19.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter McCabe
There’s a continued necessity to develop the legal limits of police discretion, especially in advance of subsequent pandemic related restrictions that may occur.
Vehicles line up during a drive-through COVID-19 vaccine clinic at St. Lawrence College in Kingston, Ont., in early January 2022.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Lars Hagberg
Canada’s emergency management system is poorly funded and lacks consistent attention between disasters. This chronic underfunding has undermined public confidence and trust in emergency management.
In 2017, Louis C.K. fell from grace after he was accused of sexual misconduct.
Cancel culture is what is left when people who have caused harm fail to actively accept responsibility and work to repair that harm.
Autism awareness campaigns often portray autistic people negatively as mysterious puzzles to be solved. In contrast, the rainbow infinity symbol celebrates neurodiversity.
Instead of supporting autism through awareness campaigns that may portray autistic people negatively, consider learning about initiatives led by autistic people themselves. Here are five ways to start.
Lake Superior, the world’s largest freshwater lake, has more than 30 native species of fish and a long history of productive commercial and subsistence fisheries.
Local fish are almost impossible to find on the shelves of grocery stores in northern Ontario, even though the region has an abundance of fish.
Women have been at the forefront of Lebanon’s anti-government protests.
A power-sharing agreement that shares power between Lebanon’s different sectarian communities is no longer fit for purpose.