Could free transit help Canadian cities address climate justice and social equity?

When the COVID-19 pandemic started, some Canadian cities briefly introduced transit fare suspensions. Now, advocates across the country are pushing for these fare-free systems to become permanent.

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Where does aquaculture fit into Canada’s blue economy strategy?

With the world’s longest coastline, Canada is positioned to be a leader in the blue economy. But the aquaculture industry's impact on the marine environment and First Nations’ cultures has left it in the lurch.

Postal union VP says the Epoch Times could ‘lead to xenophobia’ if allowed to continue delivering materials

One of Canada’s postal worker unions didn’t succeed in preventing deliveries of this controversial paper, but maintains it puts workers at risk of anti-Asian racism.

University body bequeathal programs let Canadians give back after death

Donating your body to science might sound morbid, but to these Canadians and their loved ones, it gives death a new purpose

Students are leading the charge for university divestment

Across Canada, campus groups are placing pressure on their institutions to cut financial ties with the fossil fuel industry

What do climate activists think about the Supreme Court’s carbon tax decision?

Canada's top court recently decided climate change poses a great enough threat that it needs federal intervention. Environmental groups are celebrating, but say the fight is far from over.

Twitch meets drag as Toronto performers showcase their art

How one tattoo artist’s streaming channel is keeping local drag alive

Zoom lectures make positive student-faculty relationships impossible

A year into the COVID-19 pandemic, digital growing pains persist in post-secondary classes.

Free contraception is still out of reach for Canadians

A campaign from British Columbia is spearheading the conversation

COVID-19 forced Toronto to prioritize cyclists. Will its momentum last?

New cycling infrastructure was installed throughout Toronto last spring, giving a glimpse into how a pedestrian-first, car-second city could work.

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Toronto gig workers continue to organize despite COVID-19 complications

Foodsters United set the precedent for gig workers to unionize. Now, Uber Black drivers continue the fight.

How Janis Irwin became Alberta’s ‘ML Gay’

The Edmonton MLA on provincial politics, self-care, and the upcoming election.

The stories we tell ourselves: In conversation with Harold R. Johnson

‘we create fictions and then we declare them natural, normal, and necessary,' said the former crown prosecutor.

Why are there so many rabbits on B.C.’s south coast?

A deep-dive into the world of feral rabbits and what makes B.C. a hotbed for bunny populations.

Social media is helping frontline healthcare workers voice COVID-19 concerns

In a Feb. 11 Twitter livestream, health advocates met with Prime Minister Trudeau and Minister Hajdu to discuss vaccine rollout.

The casualties of contraceptive care

Getting my IUD was dehumanizing, but so is Canada’s entire medical system.

Online thrift stores let Canadian consumers find sustainable fashion from home

As Canadians turn to online shopping, local thrifting accounts adapt to new demands

A new cohort of Canadian teachers reflect on teaching during COVID-19

Canada’s newest teachers juggle online learning and student success

COVID-19 will have a lasting economic impact on Canadian women

Canadian economists worry the pandemic—and the "she-cession" it caused—is toppling women’s progress in the labour force.