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Why Did a Cheerios Commercial Spark a Racist Meltdown?

Charmaine Nelson | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada Living
Charmaine Nelson

The controversy over the new Cheerios ad is not about a fear of cross-racial contact in general, but the fear of a certain type of cross-racial contact -- that between black men and white women. To understand the specific nature of this particular racist outburst, we need to go back to slavery.

Are Food Labels Fooling You?

Dain Wallis | Posted 08.06.2013 | Canada Living
Dain Wallis

Food labeling is extremely important for consumers, especially those of us who strive to maintain a healthy lifestyle. But what if labels aren't accurate? What if labels are ambiguous and misleading? What if most people don't fully understand how to read these labels? Unfortunately, these issues are all very real.

Canadian Company To Dig Up Atari Video Game 'Graveyard'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada Business

A Canadian company will soon have access to one of the world's coolest graveyards — a massive landfill said to contain unknown numbers of the worst ...

Joe Jonas' Hair Oops

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.06.2013 | Canada Style

Joe Jonas has jumped on the shaved head bandwagon! Following in the footsteps of fellow pop tarts Miley Cyrus and Jessie J, the boy bander broke th...

Imagine Your Civil Rights Disabled

John F. Gray | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia
John F. Gray

Something's always more appreciated when it's lost. Wallet, glasses, keys, and phone seem more valuable when they're gone. Despite some inconvenience or concerns about identity theft, they're replaceable. There are some things a trip to the mall can't fix. Imagine losing something like your mobility.

WATCH: Our Ex-Defence Minister Thinks Aliens Are Among Us

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.09.2014 | Canada Politics

Canada's former minister of National Defence Paul Hellyer testified at the Citizen Hearing On Disclosure (CHD) last month in Washington D.C. that alie...

Punish The Pimps: Coalition

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

OTTAWA - A coalition of groups says it will urge the Supreme Court of Canada to decriminalize the work of female sex workers, while keeping the crimin...

LOOK: Victoria Beckham's Handsome Son

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada Style

We're used to seeing our favourite Spice Girl Victoria Beckham on the arm of her hot hubby David Beckham, but we were happy to see the fashion designe...

Injuction Sought Against Island Park Protesters

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

NANAIMO, B.C. - Officials in Nanaimo, B.C., intend to seek an injunction to halt protesters vowing to interfere with removal of two aging dams in a po...

What Protesters Want

AP | Suzan Fraser | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada

ANKARA, Turkey -- Activists on Wednesday presented a list of demands they said could end days of anti-government demonstrations that have engulfed Tur...

Hit Reality Series Back In Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada TV

"Big Brother Canada" has been renewed for a second season, Shaw Media said Wednesday as it announced its slate of shows for the 2013 and 2014 televisi...

A Day Like No Other: Recalling the Coronation of a Queen

Hon. David C. Onley | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada
Hon. David C. Onley

Sixty years ago, Coronation Day was celebrated around the world. In Canada, it was declared a national holiday, marked with parades, concerts, and fireworks. Even in wartime Korea, Canadian soldiers marked the day by firing red, white, and blue-coloured smoke shells at a thoroughly confused enemy, followed by toasts to the Queen with rations of rum!

Now There Are Three Sofia Vergaras!

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada Style

One Sofia Vergara is good but three Sofia Vergaras are better! The "Modern Family" star got not one but two Madame Tussauds wax figures in her like...

Ontario Liberals To Slash Number Of New Teachers

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Ontario's governing Liberals are fulfilling a pre-election promise to slash the number of admissions at teachers' colleges in half to curb t...

'EXCESSIVE FORCE'

CBC | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada

Anti-government protests raged on in Istanbul today, even after the deputy prime minister issued an apology for "excessive force" used by police again...

LOOK: You'll Never Guess What This Mountie Is Doing

The Huffington Post Canada B.C. | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Horses? Please. This skateboarding Mountie has a cooler ride. Const. Ryan Steele of the Ridge Meadows RCMP showed off his skills at Pitt Meadows sk...

Miranda's Bandage Dress Is Skin-Tight

The Huffington Post Canada Style | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada Style

Oh my, Miranda Kerr! The supermodel's knockout figure was on display in a bodycon Hervé Léger bandage dress on Tuesday during an appearance on "F...

LOOK: The Best Marky Mark Ab Pics

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada Style

Mark Wahlberg probably won't be celebrating his birthday drinking beers and chowing down on extra spicy wings. Nope, the "Boogie Nights" hottie, wh...

Paraplegic Man Saved From Plane Crash

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

QUALICUM BEACH, B.C. - A paraplegic man is okay after being pulled unconscious, but alive, from the wreckage of a submerged ultralight airplane.Two B....

Half Empty Or Half Full?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - A new Harris/Decima poll conducted for CIBC says half of the respondents had been able to reduce their debt level over the past 12 months.It...

On The Take?

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

OTTAWA - The Mounties are investigating a senior British Columbia health official accused of bilking a remote aboriginal community out of possibly hun...

Woman Loses Thousands In Coal Harbour Rental Scam

CBC | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Police are warning renters to be careful when looking for apartments after a woman lost $6,000 in a fake landlord scam in Vancouver. Sand...

B.C. Pipeline Explosion Cause Found

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

GATINEAU, Qc - The Transportation Safety Board says a Westcoast Energy pipeline explosion that occurred in northern B.C. last year was caused by an ex...

LOOK: Incredible Bow Tower Opens

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.04.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Fireworks and First Nations dancers were to be part of a lavish ceremony Tuesday to mark the official opening of the largest office building...

Charges Stayed Over Rights Violation

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A full-patch member of the Hells Angels chapter in Nanaimo, B.C., has succeeded in getting charges of extortion and theft stayed after a j...