Entries by Martine St-Victor

Does Whitney's Death Really Matter?

(1) Comments | Posted March 23, 2012 | 8:15 AM

Unless living in a world where supermarkets and their ubiquitous tabloids at checkout don't exist, everybody knows what killed Whitney Houston. Was it then necessary yesterday to make the just released result of her autopsy a news item? Perhaps it's "news" but let's agree that it is of...

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Time to Get Rid of Black History Month

(10) Comments | Posted February 8, 2012 | 2:21 PM

February, besides being the shortest month of the year also happens to be Black History Month. A month where past achievements by blacks are recognized. Really? Why just this month? Are these achievements less important, less spectacular, or have less impact if recognized all year-long?

The Civil Rights movement...

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