Video game maker and player Charlotte Fisher tells Homerun's Sue Smith that she wishes the video game industry was more gender inclusive. She is unhappy that Ubisoft's Assasin's Creed Unity doesn't allow you to play as a woman character.
Paralympian Benoit St-Amand overcame cancer to win Paralympic gold. He speaks with Homerun's Sue Smith about being honoured by Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre and about how more resources for the sport will encourage the next generation of sledge hockey players in Quebec.
The city of Montreal launches a pilot project this week to extend the opening hours of some downtown bars until 6 a.m. Homerun's Sue Smith speaks with Hubert Sacy, director of Educ-Alcool about his plan to monitor the project using 'mystery drinkers.'
"We're encouraging education ministers across the country to try to correct the way that children are educated" says Justice Murray Sinclair about wanting more aboriginal history in Canadian schools. Sinclair speaks to Homerun's Sue Smith about a workshop he's leading at Concordia University.
For the first time in Quebec, transgender, intersex and gender creative kids have their own summer camp. Homerun's Sue Smith speaks with vice-president of Gender Creative Kids Canada Annie Pullen Sansfaçon and camp co-ordinator Sophie Labelle.
(Photo courtesy Gender Creative Kids Canada)
Thousands of students, parents and staff streamed out of the convocation tent on McGill University's campus as strong winds and rain threatened the stability of the tent. Homerun's Sue Smith speaks with McGill student Sean Coleman.
About a dozen cars were ticketed this afternoon for parking in the newly opened STM bus and taxi lane on Sherbrooke Street West. Sue Smith speaks with Marvin Rotrand, City Councillor for Snowdon in Côte-des-Neiges-Notre-Dame-de-Grâce and vice-chair of the STM board.
A new battery that runs on aluminium, water and air will help electric vehicles go further between charges. Homerun's Sue Smith speaks with CEO and founder of clean tech company Phinergy, Aviv Tzidon about the new battery developed by Alcoa and Phinergy. (Photo Alcoa)