They are the first known patients in Canada to be allowed to use psychedelics for medical treatment.
Samantha Beattie is a reporter at HuffPost Canada, focusing on social inequalities, the justice system, politics, and everything in between. She is based in Toronto, and previously was a reporter at the Toronto Star's city hall bureau.
This Saturday serves both to challenge racism and celebrate everything Black Canadians have accomplished.
07/31/2020 15:45 EDT
They’ve officially taken the fun out of road trips and for good reason.
07/30/2020 17:00 EDT
Defenseman Ethan Bear wore it to inspire Indigenous kids who dream of playing in the NHL.
07/29/2020 11:57 EDT
The flag is to honour RCMP officer Heidi Stevenson and other fallen officers, the Ontario Provincial Police Association says.
07/28/2020 17:02 EDT
She took matters into her own hands.
07/24/2020 16:01 EDT
Mental illness isn't a crime, but that's often how it's responded to in this country. HuffPost Canada investigates.
07/22/2020 12:35 EDT
Singh suggested the peaceful arrest of an armed Rideau Hall intruder would’ve ended differently if he had been a person of colour.
07/10/2020 11:43 EDT
Premier Doug Ford suggested residents haven’t been provided with adequate air conditioning because operators are reluctant to spend the money.
07/08/2020 10:27 EDT
Sgt. Tommy Prince’s life exemplifies both incredible bravery and the persistent racism faced by Indigenous people.
06/30/2020 13:21 EDT
Ontario Premier Doug Ford said he was “shocked” by the comments.
06/25/2020 15:59 EDT
MPP Sol Mamakwa’s nephew died while in custody at a Thunder Bay jail earlier this month.
06/23/2020 15:35 EDT
Canada’s airline industry has been devastated by the pandemic, but travel restrictions remain necessary to stop the spread of COVID-19.
06/19/2020 16:21 EDT
Livingston Jeffers was repeatedly punched in the head by police after leaving a hospital with his wife in 2018.
06/18/2020 14:27 EDT
Top Mounties claimed that systemic racism doesn’t exist.
06/13/2020 07:00 EDT
He’s talking to the RCMP and the premiers following numerous reports of police violence against Black Canadians and Indigenous people.
06/08/2020 16:57 EDT
“Something needs to change,” one protester said.
06/05/2020 08:45 EDT
The police watchdog recommends charging five RCMP officers after Dale Culver died while in police custody in 2017.
06/04/2020 13:42 EDT
Canada's welfare state flourished after the Second World War and could again from the pandemic.
06/03/2020 06:00 EDT
Police are investigating close to eight times the number of hate crimes against the Vancouver Asian community compared to this time last year.
05/22/2020 15:25 EDT
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