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Understanding the "Fearbola" Infection

Jason Tetro | Posted 10.27.2014 | Canada Impact
Jason Tetro

The extent of the infection of the public mindset inevitably rises towards the apex of a full-blown panic. At this point, the reaction is given a name as if it has become its own threat. In this case, the word was an almost too perfect mix of the reaction and the cause: Fearbola. But as seen in the last week, once the apex has been reached, there is no other direction to go than down back towards calm.

What We Can Learn From Ebola in America

Jason Tetro | Posted 12.19.2014 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpg The need for a harmonized communication system is paramount or infection will spread. A lack of smooth channels between departments within the hospital led to a combination of confusion and misguidance. Thanks to the whistleblowers, other secondary factors such as lack of proper equipment and disposal of medical waste appeared to be mishandled. Then there was the overall morale of those working inside, which seemed to be poor at best. While this could be expected, there was little questioning of the hospital when it apologized for its handling of the situation.

Stopping Ebola Requires Commitment and Compliance

Jason Tetro | Posted 12.13.2014 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

The recent news of yet another American case of Ebola in Dallas is without a doubt concerning. To stop Ebola, whether in a Dallas hospital or the affected countries in West Africa, what is needed is not only compliance, but also commitment.

NHL Team Owner's B.C. Renos Broke Environmental Laws

CP | Tim Petruk, Kamloops This Week, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

KAMLOOPS, B.C. - A judge has ruled the owner of the NHL's Dallas Stars and the Kamloops Blazers of the Western Hockey League broke federal environment...

Jordana Brewster Loves Being Baaad

HuffPost Canada TV | Nelson Branco | Posted 04.16.2014 | Canada TV

Loss never gets easier, reaffirms "Dallas" beauty Jordana Brewster. "I doubt I'll ever figure out how to deal with it," she sighs. During her varie...

A Tourist Attraction Fit For a JFK Fan

Kathy Buckworth | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Travel
Kathy Buckworth

"Pretty much every news camera in the world is going to be focused on Dealey Square on November 22," said our tour guide, as he led us into the lobby of the most visited tourist attraction in Dallas. The Sixth Floor Museum located on the corner of Elm and Houston streets. The window on the sixth floor where Lee Harvey Oswald allegedly shot John F. Kennedy, the President of the United States, in 1963.

'Dallas' Season 2': The Worst Casting Ever?

Denette Wilford | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada TV
Denette Wilford

I've been a fan of Judith Light long before Tony Danza was hollering "Angela!" around the Bower household, but her new role on Dallas is just a little too far-fetched for me to believe.

'Promised Land' Portrays Farmers as Dupes

Michael Binnion | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Alberta
Michael Binnion

Farmers are good stewards of the land and portraying them like cartoons in Hollywood films without evidence is not respectful.

How Creativity Strengthens Community

John M. Eger | Posted 09.16.2012 | Canada Living
John M. Eger

ArtsSmarts, a non-profit helping schools across Canada use the tools of arts integration, recently announced its plans to explore the larger issue of the role of the whole community in fostering creativity. More regions of the world are coming to the realization that education is everyone's concern, and that the role of art-based training is critical to success.