Canadians are racking up a ton of debt. As a whole the country’s debt to personal income ratio has been increasing yearly since the 1980s. Currently Canadians owe more than $1.50 for every dollar of income. With this ratio of +150%, it is evident many Canadians are struggling to stay on top of their spending. There are many reasons for increases in personal debt such as the rising cost of living. This article will not explore the external factors contributing to this trend but will recommend something that we all can do; keep better track of our funds. Continue reading
A speech by Milo Yiannopoulos was scheduled to take place at UC Berkeley on February 1st 2017. Angry protesters surrounded the facility and demanded the event to be called off. A fire was set and the protesters became violent, ultimately resulting in the cancellation of the speech. Continue reading
E-International Relations is an online academic source for free texts on a variety of topics. I was very impressed when I stumbled onto their collection. The subject matter covers a wide scope of international relations including ongoing situations in the Middle East, the conflict in Ukraine, and on Climate Change. Continue reading
Canada in 2017 is spending big and revamping significant infrastructure essentials. Federal and Provincial funding across the country is contributing to massive projects geared towards building a more efficient and productive country. Many projects are underway, here 5 of the most significant and expensive currently in development. Continue reading
Canada is inching closer and closer to ending violence and homicides. For 50 years Canada’s homicide rate has been on a downward trend. The country as a whole is getting safer and the likelihood of dying by murder is increasingly low.
The Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum in Hamilton contains an impressive collection of historical and wartime aircraft and memorabilia. Arguably the most famous of these possessions is one of the only two surviving airworthy Avro Lancaster Bombers.
Gender is an issue that has left many with a poor taste in their mouth and a sense of confusion. To some it is very clear, there are two genders, man and woman. To others, gender can have many different understandings. Who is correct? Continue reading