Commentary

How to survive your annoying relatives this holiday season

—  28 November 2018

During the holiday season, we are faced with numerous social commitments and in some cases…

Big, bigger, biggest: Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Singles Day

—  26 November 2018

The holiday shopping season is upon us. But do you need to go to the mall? 松林 /flickr,…

Canada: What will it take to end physical punishment of children?

—  22 November 2018

At least 54 countries prohibit the corporal punishment of children. Canada has neither prohibited…

Dementia’s hidden darkness: Violence and domestic abuse

—  15 November 2018

Dementia patients are often the perpetrators and often the victims of abuse. Research also…

Wearing the poppy has always been a political act – here’s why

—  13 November 2018

olavs via Shutterstock Sam Edwards, Manchester Metropolitan University The annual argument…

Study hard and you might lower your chances of dementia

—  5 November 2018

A new study funded by the Centre for Aging and Brain Health Innovation will investigate the…

In defence of Canada’s dairy farmers

—  1 November 2018

Canada’s dairy industry is being increasingly put at risk in trade negotiations. A visit…

If you’re thinking of doing blackface for Halloween, just don’t

—  29 October 2018

Megyn Kelly appears on the set of her show, ‘Megyn Kelly Today’ at NBC Studios in New York…

How we solved an Arctic mercury mystery

—  24 October 2018

Animals in the western Arctic have higher levels of mercury in their bodies than those in the…

Now that cannabis is legal, let’s use it to tackle the opioid crisis

—  17 October 2018

A employee holds pre-rolled joints at Buddha Barn Craft Cannabis in Vancouver, Oct. 2, 2018. THE…