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Hidden in Plain Sight: The Obsession Over Muslim Women

Atif Rashid | Posted 02.08.2016 | Religion
Atif Rashid

Considering how our society strongly stands for freedom of expression, justice and plurality, it's ironic that the very thing which Muslim women use to express their identity and liberty -- the hijab -- is the exact reason they are highlighted so much more.

What's Love Got to Do With It?

Niobe Way, Ed.D. | Posted 02.05.2016 | World
Niobe Way, Ed.D.

As he stands there with a wide smile and open arms at the Toronto airport in December welcoming the first refugee families from Syria off the plane wh...

Can We Get Back On The 'Peace Train'?

Yusuf Islam / Cat Stevens | Posted 01.29.2016 | Religion
Yusuf Islam / Cat Stevens

If the real intellectual and heart-cleansing message of Islam is not publicized or promoted, then the field is left to the belligerents and deadly aspirants of Armageddon. Why do beautiful things have such a hard time being noticed? Can't we try a bit harder to get back on that "Peace Train" again?

Charting a Course for Equality in 2016

Sharan Burrow | Posted 01.27.2016 | Business
Sharan Burrow

The 2016 World Economic Forum in Davos wound up amidst a global economy in stasis, stock markets on a roller coaster, inequality at the heart of global risk, a refugee crisis born of conflict or economic desperation and climate devastation escalating.

When It Comes To Diversity, Canada's Prime Minister Gets It

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 01.26.2016 | Impact

If you want to talk diversity with Justin Trudeau, be prepared to talk about public education. Because according to the Canadian Prime Ministe...

Justin Trudeau Tells Leo DiCaprio To Tone It Down On Climate Change

Reuters | Chloe Angyal | Posted 01.24.2016 | Green

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau urged Leonardo DiCaprio to tone down his "inflammatory rhetoric" on climate change saying it was not helping t...

4 Dead, Suspect Caught In Canada School Shooting

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 01.23.2016 | World

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, and VANCOUVER, Jan 22 (Reuters) - The gunman suspected of killing four people and injuring several others in Canada's worst schoo...

UAE To Prosecute Salim Alaradi After 17 Months Of Detention Without Charge

The Huffington Post | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 01.15.2016 | World

A Canadian man of Libyan origin who has been imprisoned without charge in the United Arab Emirates for over a year will finally have his day in court...

A Moral, But Not Constitutional, Obligation to Hold a Referendum

Richard Albert | Posted 01.04.2016 | World
Richard Albert

The Liberal government should follow the Charlottetown precedent to give Canadians the opportunity to finally approve a major constitutional reform, in this case one that is long overdue.

A Mother's Résumé... Because it's 2016!

Kiri Westby | Posted 01.04.2016 | Parents
Kiri Westby

I am one of roughly ten million American moms who've left the workforce to raise young kids, a percentage of the population that is steadily rising, not falling.

President Obama Will Host Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau At A White House State Dinner

Reuters | Marina Fang | Posted 12.28.2015 | Politics

HONOLULU, Dec 28 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will welcome Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for an official visit to Washington on March 1...

Justin Trudeau Welcomes Syrian Refugees To Canada With Open Arms

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 12.11.2015 | World

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'Green News Report' - November 19, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.19.2015 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: House Republicans double-down in their ongoing war against climate scie...

Is Experience a Shackle?

Marguerite Orane | Posted 11.18.2015 | Business
Marguerite Orane

In organizations, when we seek someone to fill a post, we always say we want "experience". And typically this means they have done the same, or closely similar, job before.

Are All Massacres Important?

Andrew Royce Bauer | Posted 11.16.2015 | Politics
Andrew Royce Bauer

On Friday morning, reports began to break out that an American airstrike had managed to kill Mohammed Emwazi, known, though he shouldn't be, as Jihadi John.

Do All Massacres Matter? You Decide

Andrew Royce Bauer | Posted 11.16.2015 | Politics
Andrew Royce Bauer

It is easy to blame the media for reporting much more on massacres in Paris than on bombings in Beirut or Baghdad. But media outlets are simply responding to consumer demands and market forces. It is on you, the consumer and moral citizen, to demand better coverage and to actively seek out a broader moral community.

What It Takes to 'Walk the Talk'

Rebecca Shambaugh | Posted 11.12.2015 | Business
Rebecca Shambaugh

While many of the current leadership models aren't necessarily "broken," the fact is that what helped organizations build success in the past won't do so in the future. The world has changed drastically from just a decade ago, and the business environment now presents a completely different playing field.

Canada Forges Ahead With Rapid Refugee Resettlement Plan

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 11.12.2015 | World

The Canadian government is forging ahead with its pledge to resettle 25,000 Syrian refugees by the end of the year, honoring an audacious campai...

Stop Making Us Jealous, Canada

Sara Khorshid | Posted 11.06.2015 | World
Sara Khorshid

So thank you, Canada, for restoring faith in democracy, citizenship and human rights. Thank you for making many liberals, feminists, multiculturalism advocates and human rightists proud. You have made some non-Canadians jealous, but this can be a healthy jealousy.

Justin Trudeau: "In a Few Minutes, We'll Put the Kids to Bed..."

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 11.06.2015 | Politics
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

On Tuesday night, just before shutting down my computer, I received a letter from Justin Trudeau, Canada's new Prime Minister who was sworn into office on a brilliant autumn day in Ottawa on Wednesday, November 4th, among cries of excitement from those in attendance.

Canada's New PM Explains Importance Of Gender Parity With 3-Word Answer

HuffPost Canada | Eline Gordts | Posted 11.05.2015 | World

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Star Turn in a Star Chamber -- Clinton Rivals Trudeau and Murphy for Best Week

Mark Green | Posted 10.25.2015 | Politics
Mark Green

2014-02-03-BothSidesNowLogoPlaincolhirescopy1.jpgVanden Heuvel and Cooke debate if Hillary escaped the gravitational orbit of both 42 and 44 to be a potential president/commander-in-chief. Then, the 2012 VP opponents are again news, as one rises and the other exits. And the Host boasts about predicting Hillary's win and Joe's withdrawal.

Friday Talking Points -- Hillary's Very Good Week

Chris Weigant | Posted 10.23.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Hillary Clinton just had the best week of her campaign yet. Not only did she shine at the Benghazi hearing yesterday, three of her Democratic opponents dropped out of the presidential nomination race.

Time to Bow Out, Hillary

Saad Khan | Posted 10.26.2015 | Politics
Saad Khan

First things first, Hillary hasn't been out of power for the last 23 years. She was still basking in the glory of being the first lady when she got elected as a (non-resident) senator from New York in 2000.

Joe Biden Was A Bad Choice And Dems Are Lucky He Didn't Run

The Huffington Post | Jason Linkins | Posted 10.23.2015 | Politics

So, that happened. This week, Vice President Joe Biden announced he wasn't going to run for president. That's good for Democrats: Biden help...