COVID-19 has led to global shut-downs which have rattled economies and families and will affect children for years to come.
Particularly after the devastation of COVID-19, evidence is mounting for the economic argument of reinvesting in high-quality early childhood education.
The principles of diversity, equity and inclusivity are important, and taking action so that Canadian politics are not dominated by one segment of society is necessary to democratize our institutions.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
If we are to transform the culture of Canadian political institutions, we must take immediate, deliberate and intentional action by engaging more women, BIPOC and marginalized people.
People gather in Trinity Bellwoods park for a weed bubble blowing event in Toronto on Oct. 17, 2018, the day cannabis became legal in Canada.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christopher Katsarov
If the goal of cannabis legalization was to protect public health and safety, education and awareness campaigns must normalize safe cannabis use, not stop cannabis consumption.
Two people walk their bicycles along a flooded street on the waterfront of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., as Hurricane Irma passes through on Sept. 10, 2017.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
Economic recovery and carbon neutrality are linked. Both depend on the ocean's ability to continue to regulate climate.
Maritim Galapagos adalah rumah bagi 3000 spesies laut.
Kawasan konservasi perairan menjadi sangat penting untuk mencapai Tujuan Pembangunan Berkelanjutan.
Les avantages de l'étirement statique dans le cadre d'un échauffement complet avant l'exercice semblent l'emporter sur les inconvénients.
Les étirements statiques, délaissés depuis que des études suggèrent qu’ils réduisent les performances, pourraient faire un retour en force à la suite de nouvelles recherches.
The Galapagos Marine Reserve is home to nearly 3,000 marine species.
Marine protected areas will be important for achieving the ocean Sustainable Development Goals.
Residents of the remote town of Norris Point launched their own meals-on-wheels program to help the community cope with the COVID-19 pandemic.
As the scale of the pandemic revealed itself in March, one small town in Newfoundland created a community-led meals-on-wheels to support its seniors.
The benefits of static stretching as part of a full warm-up before exercise seem to outweigh the disadvantages.
Static stretching — stretching and holding muscles — was once an essential part of sports warm-ups, until studies suggested it reduced performance. New research shows it should be making a comeback.
Children arrive by bus at Portage Trail Community School in North York, Ont., Sept. 15, 2020.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
Teachers' optimism is strained when they know much more could be done to minimize COVID-19 safety risks in schools and to help them support student needs during COVID-19.
A protest march in Kolkata in support of farmers. Women have been central to the recent protests.
(AP Photo/Bikas Das)
The active participation of women in India's farmers' protests shows that the demonstrations are not only spaces of resistance and power but also of gender equity and empowerment.
La vue par le hublot d’un avion faisant le trajet Vancouver-Calgary en juin 2020.
La Presse Canadienne/Jonathan Hayward
Une catastrophe menace les communautés éloignées après qu’Air Canada a annulé 30 liaisons régionales. Elle menace les droits de tous les Canadiens à être connectés au système de transport national.
The view out the window during a flight from Vancouver to Calgary in June 2020.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
A disaster is looming for remote Canadian communities after Air Canada cancelled 30 regional routes. It threatens the rights of all Canadians to be connected to the national transportation system.
Distinguishing a unique sense of place within a common virtual space of online learning will require significant investment.
In a world where students can attend any university from their living rooms, universities need a compelling answer to the question: “Why should students come here?”
A woman observes social distancing guidelines as she rides the subway in Moscow, Russia. President Vladimir Putin has been accused of suppressing the number of deaths from COVID-19.
(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
The coronavirus has affected almost every country in the world, but there are major differences in how health data is being reported. Politics often dictates how the data is shared.
The oil and gas sector has transformed Newfoundland and Labrador over the past few decades.
Newfoundland and Labrador’s offshore oil and gas industry is the province’s largest contributor to the economy and will be critically important to its future.
People gather on the rocks outside the famous Fogo Island Inn, part of a social enterprise aimed at helping local communities hit hard by the collapse of the cod industry.
(Alex Fradkin, courtesy of Shorefast/Fogo Island Inn)
Social enterprises like the one in Fogo Island, N.L., offer hope in a world turned upside down by the current pandemic.
A housing crisis combined with inadequate access to health care in many communities makes Canada’s North vulnerable to COVID-19.
Despite chronic housing need and persistent health and infrastructural inequities, northern communities are turning to the land and each other to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
A woman takes a selfie with three others while attending the Vaisakhi Parade in Surrey, B.C., on April 22, 2017.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Studies suggest a significant proportion of Indian-origin families in Canada are practising female feticide. It is crucial to understand how gender inequality may lead to sex selection.
Controlling a leader’s image via campaign-sanctioned photographs is an age-old practice in politics.
Controlling how leaders appear in photographs is an age-old practice in politics. It's in full force during the Canadian election.