As polarization plagues the world around us, young Canadians are not immune. We must recommit to bursting our filter bubbles.
Young tourists gather on Parliament Hill in July. Youth are not a monolith, write authors Aaron Joshua Pinto and Chris Zhou. They are learned and uninformed; engaged and indifferent; right-leaning, left-leaning, and everything in between. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
We all know the drill: Doug Ford supporters? Shame them. Refugees? Shun them. Anti-feminists? Block them. They’re racist, misandrist, dumb, manipulated—or downright evil. Or are they?
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A former CSIS analyst says the RCMP had a ‘strong case’ against journalist Ben Makuch, but the vice-president of the Canadian Journalists for Free Expression says the ruling will ‘hurt the institution of journalism.'
Independent Senator Kim Pate, who will be among those in attendance at Nicholas Kasirer's hearing next week, is interested in hearing about his views about how systemic inequality can affect access to justice.