Commentary

NAACP’s first meeting was held in Canada but there were no Canadians there

—  21 February

The Niagara Movement meeting in Fort Erie Canada, near Niagara Falls in 1905 had no Canadians…

Women’s heart attack symptoms are different, and clinical care must catch up

—  18 February

During a heart attack, women are more likely to present without pain, or with uncharacteristic…

Heartbreak becomes burnout for teachers when work is turbulent

—  11 February

We talk about exhaustion and burnout, but not heartbreak. Astrid Helene Kendrick, University…

Out of the closet: Easing the backlash against same-sex couples in advertising

—  6 February

An ad for the city of Las Vegas features a lesbian couple who decide to get married. Ads featuring…

With larger classes, teachers can’t attend to children’s needs

—  28 January

Secure attachments between teachers and children enhance learning opportunities. Shutterstock…

Airbnb’s adverse impact on urban housing markets

—  21 January

Recent reports suggest Airbnb is having an impact on housing markets in cities popular with…

As the oceans rise, so do your risks of breast cancer

—  17 January

Evidence shows that the growth of air pollutants – as well as rising temperatures, increased…

Losing some species may matter more than losing others

—  14 January

Arne Mooers, Simon Fraser University and John Reynolds, Simon Fraser University Canada risks…

After Humboldt: What is being done to reduce risks on Canadian roads?

—  10 January

The Government of Canada must reassess its responsibility to protect road users. Shutterstock…

Clemency for Cyntoia Brown was long overdue

—  8 January

This photo from May 2018 shows Cyntoia Brown at her clemency hearing at the Tennessee Prison…