Hudson Bay

To Hudson Bay And Back: Inspiring Stories From Canada's North

David Johnston | Posted 06.20.2016 | Canada Politics
David Johnston

Why do I share this story on National Aboriginal Day? Because the Salluit Running Club is an example of something we don't hear enough of in southern Canada: a good news story from the North. And while it cannot and must not be forgotten that Salluit, like many northern communities, faces significant challenges--including, most tragically, an alarmingly high number of youth suicides--I encountered many reasons for hope during my visit to communities in northern Manitoba, Nunavut and Nunavik.

Canada Day Outfits That Aren't Red And White

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.27.2014 | Canada Style

Not everyone wants to look like a maple leaf on Canada Day, ok? For those of us who want to celebrate our country's 147th birthday (hey there, Gram...

HBC's Pro-Anorexia T-Shirt Reminds Me of My Own Eating Disorder

Marci Warhaft-Nadler | Posted 08.26.2014 | Canada Living
Marci Warhaft-Nadler

The Hudson's Bay Company in Toronto threw its hat into the "Let's try to be clever by making fun of eating disorders" ring, by selling a T-shirt with the words "Nothing tastes as good as skinny feels." I am pleased to find out that HBC has removed the offensive T-shirts from their shelves, but am disappointed they were ever there to begin with. These were the exact same words I repeated to myself over and over at the beginning of my very long and destructive battle with an eating disorder back in 1987, when I was 17 years old. Eating disorders aren't new, but the way some companies are trying to profit off of them has recently become a very dangerous trend.

Hudson's Bay Removes Kate Moss Quote Shirt After Twitter Outrage

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.24.2014 | Canada Style

Being associated with Kate Moss usually brings positive attention but not for the Hudson's Bay. The Canadian retailer was forced to apologize after...

A Whale Of A Promise

CP | Chinta Puxley, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.02.2014 | Canada

WINNIPEG - Manitoba is promising increased protection for one of the largest populations of beluga whales in the world as shipping traffic is poised t...

A Fun Way To Wear Your Mood On Your Finger | Erin Richardson | Posted 11.22.2012 | Canada Style

Remember back in the day when everyone was rocking a mood ring? They were the hottest thing around, even though most of them only alternated between g...