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Pearls of wisdom: Highlight reel

Calgary Herald, July 4, 2016: The newsprint has yellowed and there’s a water mark on the obituary that I ripped out of the paper and stuck to the fridge with a little red heart magnet. 791 more words

Columns

Author Branding –

When I first heard the word branding, I shuddered. What does this have to do with being a novelist? I’m not some kind of commodity or product. 425 more words

Bonnie's Updates

Canadians We Like

Canadians We Like

We could spend all day  listing Canadians of note, but here are a dozen that are worthy of deep respect.

Louise Arbour… 77 more words

Heroes

The Canadian Peacekeepers

The Canadian Peacekeepers

Canadians are rightfully proud of their active role in the United Nations peacekeeping forces.  In a poll commissioned for Canada’s 150th birthday in 2017 on Canadian accomplishments that make you proud – peacekeeping came in second. 160 more words

Canada

Day 27-Guests To Dinner

So I’m hosting the best party of the year, and you walk in, and these are the 10 people sitting around the table:

  1. Lin Manuel Miranda…
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30 Day Challenge

Montreal's deradicalization centre teams up with Roméo Dallaire initiative to study child soldiers

When a Montreal teenager robbed a dépanneur to fund his trip to Syria, his lawyers argued he was the victim – a child soldier for ISIS or whatever jihadi group had lured him through the Internet, and as such not responsible for the crime. 917 more words

Local News

Arusha is Not a Panacea

 By Audace Gatavu, Human Rights Lawyer

The 2015 political crisis in Burundi sparked by the incumbent president Pierre Nkrunzinza’s bid to a controversial third term has been ongoing for over a year now. 656 more words

Genocide