Two months later, the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut still brings with it sadness and shock waves. On an almost daily basis, citizens on both sides of the Canadian-United States border are bombarded with news stories...
After years of denying reports that local women were being gang-raped by Barrick Gold employees at their mine in Porgera, Papua New Guinea, the company finally acknowledged the problem existed in the fall of 2011. The controversy ensued when...
Recently, the Trent-Loyalist Journalism program put together a panel event called “Insights and Advice from Trent Alumni Journalists.” Journalism students, members of Trent student media (yours truly and Trent Radio), and Trent alumni met in the First Peoples’ House...
Photos by Susan Danic and Anestis Papoutsis The fight between the teachers of Ontario and the Liberal government of Ontario has been going on for months. It started in March of 2012 and escalated in October when elementary teachers went...
Greed is in our genes and that’s wonderful. Richard Dawkins’ contributions to Science, excluding his fine work on the God debate, have been monumental. The most significant was a book entitled The Selfish Gene. His thesis, now the consensus among...
The government has been lying to us as a nation for a very long time, or perhaps we have been too naive to really question our status in the international community. No one is quite certain which one is...