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Far From Alabama: Quebec Must Face Its Own Systemic Racism

-OpEd- Let's talk about the words that are at the center of this wake-up-call of a debate. There's the word "racism," for starters. It's a garbage dump of a word, one that embodies a ...

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Not Quite Groundhog Day

I had to be quick to snap a photo of this little fellow in Banff National Park in the Canadian Rockies, before it dashed back into its burrow. I'd always assumed it was a groundhog, like those I'm ...

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Miles And Miles Across Canada

In the westernmost point of British Columbia, we found the "Mile 0" marker of the Trans-Canada Highway. Though we covered a lot of Canadian ground, we never made it the 4,860 miles across to the ...

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How Canada Is Using AI To Help Decide Immigration Cases

Algorithms can certainly speed things up. But are they an appropriate tool processing residency a...

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Multi-Layered Selfie

Fellow travelers were posing next to Queen Elizabeth Park's famous "Photo Session" statues, with the city of Vancouver as a backdrop. I added a layer to this already self-referential work of art: ...

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En Français, Please

The language situation in Canada's predominantly French-speaking province of Quebec can lead to baffling bilingual signs like this one at the Montreal airport. ...

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The Trouble With "Peoplekind" And Other PC Newspeak

-OpEd- MONTREAL — The news spread around the world: Canada had just changed the English version of its national anthem, replacing the line "in all thy sons command" with "in all of us ...

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The Grandfather Of Selfies

My wife and I were ahead of the times with this selfie from the early 90s in the Butchart Gardens near ...