In January 2006, Master Cpl. Paul Franklin, a medic in the Canadian Forces, lost his left leg in a car-bomb attack in Kandahar that also claimed the life of diplomat Glyn Berry. 521 more words
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Adam Hutt followed in his grandfather’s footsteps the first day he arrived to work on Parliament Hill.
Working for the leadership of the Senate Liberals, Hutt was going to work in the Centre Block, not too far from the East Block where his grandfather had occupied an office, building a reputation as the civil servant John Diefenbaker listened to on foreign affairs issues. 840 more words
TORONTO – Amid a growing number of first responder suicides, and as more and more of their colleagues come forward about their struggle with post-traumatic stress disorder, the Ontario government is holding a summit to discuss what to do. 620 more words
Laura Brandon had a life-changing experience in 1984 when she journeyed from her Prince Edward Island home to the old Canadian War Museum on Sussex Drive while preparing her master’s thesis on Pegi Nicol MacLeod, an Ottawa artist famous for her Second World War paintings. 793 more words