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Sunday, August 25, 2019

Trump’s historic pick for Education Secretary

By: Benjamin Mussett Despite a fight from Senate Democrats, Betsy DeVos, a wealthy Republican party donor and school-reform advocate, was confirmed as education secretary this...

Liberal party withdraws commitment to electoral reform

By: Benjamin Mussett This past week Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government formally reneged on their campaign promise to reform the federal electoral system. Following a recent...

Virtual reality technologies aren’t only for the gamers out there

What used to be mere fun and games is now becoming a key player in treating various mental health conditions. Virtual reality (VR) technologies...

Six deaths in a shooting at the Islamic cultural centre of Quebec City

By: Manon Busseron The images released by the Centre Culturel Islamique de Québec show bullet marks and blood on the walls. Last Sunday, the mosque...

Meet the robots that fold your laundry

If domestic chores are not your cup of tea, you’ll be pleased to hear that technological innovators such as those at Seven Dreamers, and...

What has Trump done so far?

By: Manon Busseron Donald Trump became the 45th president of the United States a week ago and has already taken several actions according to his...

Politics Central: State of Innu reserve of Uashta-Maliotenam has been labeled as form of...

By: Manon Busseron Five suicide deaths have occurred in the Innu reserve of Uashat-Maliotenam, near Sept-Îles (Quebec), home of more than 4,000 people. An inquiry was...

Politics Central: Justin Trudeau chooses Chrystia Freeland to replace Stéphane Dion as foreign affairs...

By: Manon Busseron Stéphane Dion, one of the most influential Canadian politicians, has been replaced by Chrystia Freeland, formerly in charge of international trade, in the...