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Child Sexual Abuse Survivor Karlyn Percil Shares her Story

Samuel Getachew | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada Impact
Samuel Getachew

Noted Bay Street banker, Karlyn Percil teamed up with the Toronto Police for Sexual Assault Awareness Month, sharing her personal story of child abuse via a powerful public video. I recently spoke to Percil about the challenges she has faced, as well as her personal reasons for going public with her story.

LOOK: Jennifer Lopez's Booties Confuse Us

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.30.2013 | Canada Style

Nevermind Jennifer Lopez's controversial, skimpy "Britain's Got Talent" outfit. We're more concerned about her confusing footwear! The "On the Floo...

Canada's Largest Protestant Church Prepares To Boycott Israeli Companies

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.30.2013 | Canada Business

Canada’s largest Protestant church has identified three Israeli companies it may target for a boycott over the firms’ operations in Jewish settlem...

Doug Ford Gets Cold Shoulder From Ontario Tories

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.30.2013 | Canada Politics

Tim Hudak's Ontario Conservatives are distancing themselves from Doug Ford, the Toronto city councillor and brother to embattled Toronto Mayor Rob For...

Graphic Suicide Video Shown To Grade Schoolers

CBC | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada

A graphic video shown to a class of Grade 7 students has angered a Winnipeg man who called it inappropriate, gratuitously violent and horrific. ...

Overdose Deaths Prompt B.C. Warning

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - B.C.'s health officer is asking emergency doctors and other health-care workers to be on the lookout for potential overdoses involving a po...

'I Just Cried The Whole Time'

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Patricia Block choked up as she told B.C. Supreme Court how she placed her infant daughter in the car seat of a foster mother, handed over...

Harper: I Wouldn't Have Approved Duffy Deal

CBC | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada Politics

Prime Minister Stephen Harper says he had no prior knowledge of a $90,000 payment by his former chief of staff to cover expenses improperly claimed by...

Fashion Trends Learned From '90s Films

The Huffington Post Canada | Anne T. Donahue | Posted 06.03.2013 | Canada Style

Not only is the Internet a mecca for those nostalgically-inclined, the release of Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke’s "Before Midnight" has triggered memo...

Housing Crisis Needs Action Now: Mayors

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The mayors of Canada's largest cities say there is a growing housing crisis across the country, with many people unable to buy homes becau...

Daniel Lanois: New U2 Album 'Amazing'

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 05.30.2013 | Canada Music

Acclaimed producer Daniel Lanois seems to be sitting out the current studio work U2 is undertaking towards their new album, but he's listened to the a...

Vancouver, Bhangra City

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.01.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver is set to erupt with bright colours and tabla music as it hosts the ninth annual City of Bhangra Festival beginning today through June 8. ...

So Well-Preserved, It Yielded A Blood Sample

CBC | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada

The body of an extinct woolly mammoth discovered on a Siberian island is so well preserved that researchers were able to collect samples of blood from...

Cougar Shot Dead In Vancouver Suburb

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

COQUITLAM, B.C. - A cougar has been shot and killed by conservation officers at a popular park in Metro Vancouver.The big cat was tracked overnight af...

How Facebook Learned Rape is Bad for Business

Sandy Garossino | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Sandy Garossino

For years Facebook has maintained an imperious and stony silence against pleas from users and victims about its most objectionable content. But on May 27th, Facebook finally flinched. And then it cratered, caved and capitulated in the course of a single phone call after a one-week #fbrape campaign by the smartest feminists on the planet. By the time Glenford Canning's moving blog post to Mark Zuckerberg appeared on Huffington Post, Facebook was on the phone to campaign organizers, agreeing to every term demanded from the outset.

Baird's Syria Solution

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Reports of a Russian arms shipment to the Syrian regime and the rejection of peace talks by opposition groups raised fears Thursday that inte...

Quebec Honours Morgentaler

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada Politics

QUEBEC - Henry Morgentaler was described as a great historical figure during an effusive tribute Thursday in the legislature of Quebec, the province w...

Coquitlam Cougar Shot

CBC | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. conservation officers say they have shot four young cougars this week that had no fear of people, including one in a Coquitlam park east of Vanco...

Kim Kardashian Has Marilyn Monroe Moment

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.30.2013 | Canada Style

Whoosh! That was the sound of Kim Kardashian's dress flying up, nearly revealing her underwear. The pregnant "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" s...

New SARS-Like Virus High Alert

CBC | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Health officials in B.C. are keeping an eye out for a new virus known as MERS. The severe respiratory illness is restricted mostly to the...

LOOK: Giant Dinosaur Crashes Wedding

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.30.2013 | Canada Living

Alright, who invited the dinosaur? Probably one of the most creative wedding shoots we've seen this year, Baton Rouge, Louisiana photographer and d...

Rogers CutsCord On CityNews

The Huffington Post Canada | Sunny Freeman | Posted 05.30.2013 | Canada Business

Rogers Communications Inc. is cutting the cord on several broadcast operations including the fledgling CityNews channel, affecting 2.5 per cent of its...

Billions Allegedly Stolen From Winter Games

CP | Nataliya Vasilyeva, The Associated Press | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada

MOSCOW - Russian officials and businessmen have stolen billions of dollars during the years of preparations for the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, a prom...

Bollywood Star Gets Two Vogue Covers

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.30.2013 | Canada Style

Watch out Aishwarya Rai! Sonam Kapoor is nipping at your stylish heels. In a total fashion coup, the Bollywood star snagged not one but two covers ...

WATCH: Prankster Mocks Ford On Live TV

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.30.2013 | Canada Politics

The ongoing circus at Toronto City Hall got even stranger on Wednesday after a prankster interrupted a live media scrum to announce he had drugs for e...