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Cambridge craft and bake sale raises awareness and funds for Haiti

The Cornerstone Community Church hosted the Hope for Haiti Craft, Vendor and Bake sale on Saturday in Cambridge. The annual indoor event, which has been running for the past five years, provided the...

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VIDEO: Ontario students protest against cuts to post-secondary education

TORONTO — Hundreds of students from Ontario colleges and universities across Ontario gathered at Yonge-Dundas Square in Toronto on Friday to demand reconsideration to recent changes made to the Ontario...

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Opinion: Banning plastic straws simply isn’t enough

For the last half-century, plastic has become part of our daily life. From furniture to grocery bags, from vehicle parts to toys, plastic has become unavoidable and viewed as a material of immense...

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OPINION: Inquiry needed to review firing of OPP commissioner

By Cory Bilyea After years of service to your company, winning awards and getting promoted within, you question your boss about something that you disagree with and you get fired.  Aren’t there laws...

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OPINION: Indigenous presence noticeably absent at United Nations’ New York...

By Cory Bilyea The most important issue in the world today is the state of the planet. The climate, water, global warming and extreme climate change affecting the oceans and the forests are all on...

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OPINION: Why the left should be pro-life

It’s a position as alien to the progressives of today as the mores of the 1640s. Unfathomable. Pro-life. Anti-choice. What are those hard-nosed churchmen thinking? Why so callous to the right of women...

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ANALYSIS: The PPC was never meant to win a seat — just to destroy Scheer

People’s Party of Canada Leader Maxime Bernier didn’t run to win his seat – or even to bring new ideas into the last election campaign, two former party executives said, he simply wanted to stop...

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OPINION: Colleges should heed warnings about performance-based funding

Is the provincial government on a quest to make college suck? The way they hacked at the limbs of the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) last year, you might think so. But new plans to upend...

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The influence of rap music in society

Music continues to be one of the most recognizable and influential elements of society. For thousands of years, music has brought people together and evoked emotions and feelings. It can bring you...

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OPINION: Liberal conversion therapy bill an affront to both religion and...

Listen to an audio opinion on the same themes. In 1982, Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau instituted a Charter of Rights and Freedoms for people in Canada. His son, Justin Trudeau, proposes to abrogate...

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