To the Editor,
The Truth and Reconciliation Commission was struck to make recommendations to counteract the generations of trauma caused by sending Indigenous children to residential schools.
Education Minister praises Indigenous students' presentation on Residential Schools then axes new curriculum writing.
The last six months have filled the news and social media feeds with stories and conversations about sexual assault, harassment, and misconduct. The #MeToo movement rallied survivors of sexual violence to tell their stories.
On behalf of the Board of Directors and residents of Abbeyfield Durham, we want to say a big thank you, dear Fred Lexk.
BY KIERA MERRIAM
The level of victim blaming on the commentary around recent Aziz Ansari allegations is alarming.
Those who refuse to acknowledge his alleged role in the situation as it was presented by the woman involved are putting all the onus on her.
The perpetual pilgrimage to the alter of the very destructive low wage economy by great swaths of business community advocates, Conservative / neo-Liberal government leaders, a percentage of businesses and business leaders has gone on uninterrupted for decades and far too long.
BY RON BARNETT –
As the year comes to a close, we reflect on the past 12 months and plan for the year to come.