June 8th is World Oceans Day, when people around our blue planet celebrate and honour the ocean, which connects us all. Under-regulated oil barges and articulated tug barges, which move vast quantities of oil and other fuels, require immediate attention.
As someone who feels completely at home in both, the tone of recent relations between our provinces has been unsettling for me. Increasingly we seem to be acting like siblings in a quarrel that is obstinate and escalating.
A three-day International Refugee Rights Conference opening in Toronto Thursday provides an opportunity to highlight the urgent need to devise solutions for people driven from their communities by climate change.
Ontario Progressive Conservative Leader Doug Ford says he's heard about real struggles across Canada's largest province. As Ontarians ready to cast ballots on June 7, Ford makes the case for voting for him in an opinion piece for National Observer.