Don Cherry, left, at the Manitoba Legislature building in Winnipeg, September 2009, as part of the “Honouring Canada’s Olympic and Paralympic Athletes Day,” and Archie Bunker, right.
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Without implying that Don Cherry is deserving of a second chance given his track record, it wouldn't be a bad thing if bridged differences resulted in redemption instead of cancellation.
Countries such as Japan and Finland have consistently boasted top scores — and high secondary school graduation rates.
Implementing educational policies that promote long-term achievement and attainment is possible, but requires going beyond news headlines.
Thousands of people evacuated Calgary when its two rivers flooded in June 2013.
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Hundreds of Canadian municipalities have declared climate emergencies but many have yet to take action.
Former Les Canadiennes de Montréal players Mélodie Daoust, Marie-Philip Poulin and Ann-Sophie Bettez wait for their shift at a Dream Gap Tour game in Toronto.
Professional women's hockey is trying to emerge from a crisis by creating a players' union to improve pay and working conditions.
Ontario Minister of Education Stephen Lecce arrives at a press conference to announce a tentative deal reached with CUPE in Toronto on Oct. 6, 2019.
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Frustration at intergenerational inequity captures the views of many contemporary education worker activists and environmentalists alike.
Demonstrators hold up photos of LeBron James grimacing during a rally in Hong Kong in October 2019. Protesters threw basketballs at a photo of James.
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Protest, or the lack of it, can reveal one's priorities and values. In failing to stand up to China, LeBron James and the NBA told us something about theirs.
Montrealers hold up a Canadian flag with a marijuana logo on it outside a government cannabis store in the city Oct. 17, 2018.
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After cannabis was legalized in Canada last year, we saw increasing supplies, stores and sales. Next comes edibles, vapes and more emphasis on price and quality.
Autumn Peltier, Chief Water Commissioner with the Anishinabek Nation, addresses the Global Landscapes Forum, at the United Nations, Sept. 28, 2019.
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To protect the futures of today's children and youth, schools and universities must go beyond Eurocentric approaches that dissect particulars yet miss the larger point.
Bloc Quebecois leader Yves-Francois Blanchet and NDP leader Jagmeet Singh debate a point during the Federal leaders debate in Gatineau, Que. on Mon., October 7, 2019.
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If Canadians are to address the continuing significance of racism, we had better make up our minds to do so head on.
Une étude menée auprès d’enfants de trois à quatre ans et dans laquelle on leur demande de répondre en se regardant dans le miroir tout en les questionnant sur un méfait a considérablement amélioré leur tendance à dire la vérité.
Pour mentir, un enfant doit d'abord comprendre que les autres peuvent avoir des croyances et des connaissances différentes de celles qu'ils ont, et que ces croyances peuvent être fausses.
Swedish activist and student Greta Thunberg, centre, takes part in the Climate Strike in Montreal on Friday, Sept. 27, 2019.
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Economic growth and climate change are related. It is time to question the economics and foster discussions about the hard decisions we must make.
Un estudio constató que pedir a los niños de tres y cuatro años que se miren en un espejo mientras se les pregunta sobre una posible trastada aumenta significativamente su sinceridad.
Para decir una mentira, un niño debe entender primero que otras personas pueden tener creencias y conocimientos diferentes a los suyos, y que estas creencias pueden ser falsas.
Different kinds of cannabis on display are seen at SpritLeaf’s store in Kingston, Ont., in March 2019.
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Illegal cannabis products still dominate the market. But a fanciful election promise has become mainstream reality.
The ability to remember to carry out future intentions, known as prospective memory, is still developing in early childhood.
As children's self-regulatory capacities and the prefrontal regions of their brains develop, so does their ability to carry out their future intentions.
A study found that asking young children aged three to four years to look at themselves in a mirror while asking them about a potential misdeed significantly increased their truth-telling.
To tell a lie, a child must first understand that other people can have different beliefs and knowledge than they do, and that these beliefs can be false.
Politicians from all parties should be asked tough questions about their support of Toronto’s Sidewalk Labs Quayside project while on the campaign trail. This is an artist’s rendering of the project.
If governments can't get something like Quayside right, that bodes ill for Canada's digital future. The election gives us a chance to see where the parties stand on vital data governance issues.
Children with ASD are particularly prone to poisoning, suffocation and wandering that can lead to death by drowning or vehicular accident.
This simple strategy could help your child safely negotiate dangerous situations such as getting lost in a public place or discovering a firearm.
An artist’s rendering of the proposed Quayside neighbourhood in Toronto.
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Sidewalk Labs has released its Master Innovation and Development Plan and invited the public to provide feedback.
In this October 2016 photo, fire and smoke rise after a Saudi-led airstrike hit a site believed to be one of the largest weapons depots on the outskirts of Yemen’s capital, Sanaa. Approximately 70,000 people have been estimated to have died in Yemen’s civil war – and Canada is complicit.
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Why is Canada's labour movement so quiet on the Saudi arms deal? It should be a voice for peace and human rights and demand that the Canadian government immediately cancel the deal.
Cannabis producers must ensure the quality of their products is high, but not too “high.”
To deliver good-quality cannabis, producers must simultaneously aim for both careful science and carefree highs.