Entries by Kenny Yum from 11/2012

New York City Marathon Cancelled: Canadian Runners Pitch In After Race Called Off

Posted 11.03.2012 | Canada Impact

UPDATE: On Sunday, runners throughout New York City were volunteering. Some runners gathered to go to Staten Island, the start of marathon, with backp...

Front Pages On The Re-Election Of Barack Obama

Posted 11.06.2012 | Canada Politics

U.S. President Barack Obama won the 2012 Presidential election on Tuesday in a tense night that saw the race come down to a few key states. "It's O...

Why Y? A Generation Comes Of Age

| Posted 11.19.2012 | Canada

2012-11-19-slavkoaskingybanner.jpg Millennials are coming of age, the oldest within the cohort born after 1981 have reached their 30th birthday, a staggering five million of them are adults. Media coverage typically mentions them in terms of its emerging political clout, their impact on the work place or how they are marketed to. Millennials gets the side-show treatment as most day-to-day coverage is aimed at Gen Xers and Baby Boomers. We've set out to change that. Today, we launch our series Asking Y, a long-term commitment from HuffPost Canada and AOL Canada to report on Generation Y, Millennials, Echo Boomers or those I'll simply refer to as those 30 and younger.

Generation Y In Canada: Highlights Of National Poll Of Millennials

Posted 11.20.2012 | Canada

Millennials in Canada face challenges such as jobs and debt. Most millennials are not married, but most believe in the institution and want children. ...