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What We Need To Care About in 2015

Elisa Birnbaum | Posted 01.08.2015 | Canada
Elisa Birnbaum

While out shopping the other day, I came across a t-shirt that gave me pause. A long, hard pause. Hanging a few feet from the store's entrance, the ...

This Simple Act Saves Children From Diarrhea and Pneumonia

CARE Canada | Posted 12.23.2014 | Canada Impact
CARE Canada

These children practiced their performance to express their gratitude to CARE and above all to show us that even in their desperate situation, they have dignity and hope for the future. Handwashing may seem like such a simple act, but for the kids in South Sudan, it can help raise the possibility of many more birthdays to come.

A Teacher's 5 Wishes for the Upcoming School Year

Lori Gard | Posted 10.07.2014 | Canada Living
Lori Gard

As a teacher, this time of the year is one where my mind drifts to 'what ifs' and 'how abouts'. Summer is the time of year when teachers are finally afforded the time in which to breathe, take stock and think about what is yet to come. So while I am not ready to cash in on summer yet, here are five wishes I have for the upcoming school year, set to start in a few short weeks.

Why I Don't Picket or Chain Myself to Anything

The Lapine | Posted 09.21.2013 | Canada Alberta
The Lapine

Unless you've been living in a sleeping bag with your smartphone and a bag of Skittles, you know that there are some pretty squirrely things going on in the world right now. Big, big things that shout out to be shouted at. And smaller just-plain-wrong things that we all encounter every day as we go about our daily chores and chuckles.

Lunch With... CAMH Psychiatrist Dr. Steven Cohen

Mary Warner | Posted 09.13.2011 | Canada
Mary Warner

The company: Dr. Steven Cohen is a psychiatrist at CAMH (the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health) in Toronto. He has also worked with Doctors wi...