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En su gira por escuelas de un país sacudido por el sida, la obra 'Talk to Me', que cuenta la historia de dos jóvenes amigos que tienen el virus, logra crear espacios seguros para conversar sobre un tema muy complejo.
Ministries of education need to embed ongoing anti-racist training into their teacher education programs. Short-term anti-bias training has little impact. Here, a school school in Toronto.
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COVID-19 has exposed how systemic racism affects the lives of many racialized students in Canada. But what are some possible solutions?
Rapturous falsetto voices are heard in the new HBO documentary ‘The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart.’
Falsetto male pop and opera artists fascinate us with their high voices, but it's also intriguing to know anyone can find a falsetto sound.
How we talk to — and talk about — people who use substances is often pathologizing and hurtful.
The words we choose to talk to and talk about individuals who use substances are critical, as they contribute to how drug policy, substance use treatment and societal understanding are framed.
Olivia Wheeler, Taiwo Afolabi and Tianxu Zhao perform a play in honour of UN World Refugee Day, June 20, 2017, at Victoria City Hall.
Safe spaces for conversations around immigrants’ experiences are important because identity is central to diversity and inclusion in the 21st century. Theatre can be a tool for community engagement.
Play is integral to how children process and understand their experiences.
Supporting play begins with parents attending to their own wellness and seeing children as drivers of their own play.
The pandemic has served as a reminder that unexpected events can change our life plans, and has also made it difficult to plan for 2021.
New Year's resolutions are usually an opportunity to think about long-term goals. The uncertainty and restrictions of COVID-19 make 2021 a good year to focus on ways to help yourself in the short-term.
The Paris Agreement on climate change, signed on Dec. 12, 2015, by almost 200 states, was hailed as the turning point to keep global warming in check. Progress, however, has been insufficient.
The Paris Agreement set countries on a path to limit global warming. Five years on, some progress has been made, but not enough. Decarbonizing the economy will take leadership and imagination.
As it toured schools, the play Talk to Me, about two friends and HIV, was able to create brave and safe spaces for conversation about a challenging subject.
Une étoile filante pendant la pluie de météores des Perséides. Bientôt, des milliers de satellites envahiront le ciel nocturne.
Les satellites de SpaceX vont peupler le ciel nocturne, ce qui aura une incidence sur notre façon d’observer les étoiles. Et ce n’est que le début des mégaconstellations de satellites privés.
A shooting star during the Perseid meteor shower. Soon, thousands of satellites will crowd the night sky.
SpaceX's satellites will populate the night sky, affecting how we observe the stars. And this is just the beginning of private satellite mega-constellations.
How do people really feel about working from home?
The COVID-19 crisis is transforming work and how it is done, not just in universities. If managers think that they unilaterally know how to manage remote work, disorder could become chaos.
The network of interconnected mental health symptoms associated with COVID-19 is best understood as a multi-faceted syndrome.
It’s clear that the pandemic has affected mental health. Researchers have now identified how extensively: Five stress scales with interconnecting symptoms combine to form COVID-19 stress syndrome.
In ‘Watchmen,’ Angela Abar (Regina King) finds KKK garb in the closet of Judd Crawford (Don Johnson), her late friend who was Tulsa’s police chief.
The KKK appeared in Canada in 1921. Nowhere else in Canada did the Klan achieve the influence it attained in Saskatchewan, where it helped bring down a government.
Sebuah potret berwarna alamiah dari Pluto yang diambil oleh pesawat luar angkasa NASA New Horizons pada 2015.
(NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute/Alex Parker)
Selama 76 tahun Pluto dianggap sebagai planet kesembilan. Sejak 2006 disebut planet kerdil.
Pierre Trudeau hosts a meeting at 24 Sussex in Ottawa with the provincial premiers on Sept. 12, 1980.
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Pierre Trudeau’s contribution to the remaking of Canada cannot be questioned. Throughout the 1980 to 1982 constitutional debates, he reminded Canadians of their country's basic values.
Women farmers say they face sexism and dismissiveness, and are expected to juggle farm work with caregiving.
New research suggests women farmers face significant challenges mostly due to stereotypes, sexism and women’s disproportionate responsibility for domestic and caregiving work.
Des commentaires déplacés peuvent être une source de stress pour les personnes confrontées à l’infertilité. Leur recherche de soutien social risque alors d’augmenter leur détresse plutôt que de la diminuer.
La plupart des gens n’ont pas l’intention d’être blessants ou insensibles dans leurs conversations avec des personnes souffrant d’infertilité – souvent, ils ne savent simplement pas quoi dire.
There are currently at least four major calls to defund police forces in Canada. Here, hundreds of people participate in a Black Lives Matter demonstration in front of Saskatchewan’s Legislative Building in Regina on June 2, 2020.
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Another world is possible when we defund and reimagine policing as we know it. A review of police budgets could mean more money towards community initiatives.
Unhelpful comments can be a source of stress for people struggling with infertility, and can mean that seeking social support can result in more, rather than less, distress.
Most people don't intend to be hurtful or insensitive in their conversations with people experiencing infertility — they often just don't know what to say.