Pride 2016

Pride 2016 has come and gone and it was a challenging one on a number of fronts. Obviously Orlando weighed heavily on everyone’s minds and there were numerous signs showing support.  The float in the picture above was empty… and later 49 marchers solemnly passed, each carrying a sign with …

Why being a citizen matters

  I was reading the news this morning about the latest Rob Ford gaffe and the CBC had posted images of the protests going on outside city hall.  It is pretty telling that this is actually going on in the first place.  I don’t recall during either Mel Lastman’s or David …