Category: Transparency

#RIPElijah: Canadians Share Outpouring Of Grief After Death Of Toddler

Categories: Canada, Community, Health, Transparency

Canadians mourn the death of a Toronto toddler found dead in the bitter cold Thursday morning. readers rail against Quebec education minister's strip search defence

Categories: Canada, Politics, Transparency

si_neuf.jpgA 15-year-old girl suspected of selling drugs at a Quebec City high school was strip-searched, which Education Minister Yves Bolduc says is permitted. 

Loblaws male cashier files grievance over pigtail ban, a controversial story dividing CBC readers

Categories: Business, Canada, Health, Transparency

si_pigtails.jpgAre pigtails a form of self-expression, a food and safety hazard or an outright unhygienic hairdo? 

Jon Stewart leaving The Daily Show has social media in mourning

Categories: Arts & Entertainment, Canada, Sports, Transparency, World

si_jon.jpgThe man who has kept many of us laughing through some of the more absurd moments in the last 15 years is saying goodbye. Comedy Central announced comedian Jon Stewart would be leaving The Daily Show at the end of his contract.

CBC readers react to Eve Adams, former Conservative MP, crossing the floor

Categories: Canada, Community, Politics, Transparency

Toronto-area member of Parliament Eve Adam has left the Conservatives to join the Liberal Party

#BrianWilliamsMisremembers won't let NBC anchor forget his Iraq claim

Categories: Politics, Transparency, World

NBC News anchor Brian Williams may misremember the events leading up to his near death while reporting in Iraq in 2003 but social media won't let him forget it.

CBC readers divided on definition of middle class: is it $120,000 as feds suggest?

Categories: Business, Canada, Politics, Transparency

  1. Statistics Canada says the median 2012 income level for families of at least two people was $82,100, including government transfers BUT before taxes. (This measure includes families without kids.)

CBC readers skeptical about new security bill aimed at combating 'lone wolf' attacks

Categories: Canada, Politics, Transparency, World

Prime Minister Harper's Conservative government will introduce new legislation Friday aimed at giving more powers to Canada's police and security agencies.

Eugenie Bouchard asked to twirl: sexist or innocuous?

Categories: Canada, Community, Sports, Transparency, World

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    Canadian tennis sensation Eugenie Bouchard was surprised, if not shocked, when a male on-court commentator conducting a post-match interview at the Australian Open made an unusual request: "Can you give us a twirl?"

CBC readers reflect on death of Makayla Sault, girl who refused chemo for leukemia

Categories: Canada, Community, Health, Politics, Transparency

Makayla Sault, the 11-year-old Ontario First Nation girl who refused chemotherapy to pursue traditional indigenous medicine and other alternative treatments, died Monday after suffering a stroke on Sunday.