Jian Ghomeshi Under Investigation

Jian Ghomeshi Under Investigation

Toronto Police Inspector Joanna Beaven-Desjardins confirmed this week that CBC radio show host Jian Ghomeshi is under formal investigation after dozens of accusations that he engaged in violent, sexual misconduct surfaced. Nine women have filed reports with their allegations, seven of whom have decided to remain anonymous due to fear of public backlash on social media and […]

Kurds March in Support of Kobani

Kurds March in Support of Kobani

Diasporic Kurds and supporters of Kobani, the besieged Kurdish town, marched by the thousands across different countries in Europe in a strong show of solidarity with the cooperative military operations being conducted in Kobani against ISIL terrorists. Marches and protests rallied throughout multiple countries including Paris, Brussels, London, Germany, Sweden, Denmark, New Zealand and other Kurdish cities in […]

Daylight Saving Outdated and Harmful

Daylight Saving Outdated and Harmful

Based on all available data, including several studies, daylight saving is an outdated practice that causes more harm than any potential benefits. Every year, from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November, Americans turn their clocks back one hour. This North American tradition began during World War I when rations on […]