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Stefano Ruccia8 hours ago
Election Candidate in Newmarket Supports Main Street Revitalization
Councillor Tom Vegh, deputy mayor and regional councillor candidate for Newmarket, ordered what he called a “very boring,” blueberry muffin from Tim Horton’s before sitting down to discuss how more pa...
Brazil Election 2018: A Swing Across the Political Spectrum for the South American Nation
Brazil is a culturally and socially diverse nation which has as colourful a history as any other country on the planet. It is also in the midst of a highly significant election which could see all of ...
Robert Wellsa day ago
What's Wrong with Voter ID Laws
Voter ID laws sound reasonable on the surface. We should want to protect our democracy, which means guaranteeing one vote per citizen. Since most people already have a state-issued driver’s license, w...
Jason Gale2 days ago
The Beginning of the End for the Plastic Drinking Straw
The video that is said to have started it all; the removal of a plastic straw from a turtle’s nose went viral in 2015, exposing the realities of the effects of plastics in our oceans. Disclaimer, this...
Lindsay Bruce2 days ago
Walk for Freedom
Thousands of people are set to step out this weekend across the globe, to Walk for Freedom. Supporting international anti-human trafficking charity, the A21 Campaign, silent protesters will take to th...
Flag on the Play
In response to a post I made on my Facebook page about the Brett Kavanaugh SCOTUS confirmation and subsequent inaccurate, misinformed or blatantly ignorant comments by multiple people, I had no choice...
Hunter Adkins3 days ago
To Be At Odds
I was recently at a Pro-Family event at the Florida Capital put on by The Florida Family Policy Counsel (FFPC). The last two days I have been asking myself… Is there way of going about certain politic...
Emma Bragginton3 days ago
Hate Crime—Is Misandry a Thing?
Misandry to Be Considered as a Hate Crime in Law Commission Review
Mike Whaley3 days ago
No More War
So many wars, even world wars, and yet still more fighting. Death of millions through a tsunami of genocide, yet still more fighting. You think by now that people could coexist, and we could live in a...