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Wandering Around Winnipeg: Out of the Canadian Wild on the Looney Front

Mike Arkus | Posted 11.22.2015 | Travel
Mike Arkus

For millennia, this site at the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine Rivers was a trading post for Canada's First Nations, a status only enhanced by the arrival of French fur traders and the British Hudson's Bay Company in the 18th century.

On World Environment Day, Time To Retire St. Boniface

Diana Butler Bass | Posted 08.05.2013 | Religion
Diana Butler Bass

That World Environment Day and the Feast Day of St. Boniface, an axe-wielding, tree-chopping Christian saint, fall on the same date seems strangely -- and sadly -- ironic.

PHOTOS: Most Benevolent Church Ever Lets Homeless Sleep In Pews

The Huffington Post | Zoe Mintz | Posted 01.31.2013 | Impact

For the city’s homeless, San Francisco’s St. Boniface Church is seen as a safe haven. The nonprofit known as the Gubbio Project partners with t...

Creating Small Victories in Haiti

Huffington Post | Lucas Kavner | Posted 06.04.2011 | Impact

Conor Shapiro first visited Haiti as a sophomore at Middlebury College. He was a history major, not pre-med, and had gone with his father and an outsi...

Why you Might Want to Attend Saturday's 'Nelson-Tennial'

David Murray | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
David Murray

As Chicago's memory of Nelson Algren dims, he and his vision of this place seem to be taking over my mind. I'm not entirely pleased about this development.