Wednesday, December 12, 2018

From talking pigs to spacelords: The 10 weirdest As It Happens stories of all...

Whether it’s a man who plays classical music on his teeth or a chicken that comes back from the dead, As It...

Vaping on school buses and in classes: Pharmacist warns of high e-cigarette use among...

A pharmacist is warning people to think twice about the notion that e-cigarette use, or vaping, is harmless. "There's a general perception out there that...

Fostering critical conversations: Here’s how diverse critics fared at TIFF 2018

This year, the Toronto International Film Festival added 174 diverse writers and critics to its overall press pool to broaden the perspectives...

TIFF boosted press this year to broaden the critical conversation. How did these critics...

This year, the Toronto International Film Festival added 174 diverse writers and critics to its overall press pool to broaden the perspectives...

How a Canadian opera singer is honouring his Indigenous roots

Canadian opera singer Jeremy Dutcher is honouring his Indigenous roots in his latest album, using recordings he discovered in the Canadian Museum...

Ghomeshi essay about his trial appears in The New York Review of Books

Former CBC Radio star Jian Ghomeshi has penned an essay for a prestigious U.S. literary publication. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/ghomeshi-essay-about-his-trial-appears-in-the-new-york-review-of-books-1.4823955?cmp=rss

Jian Ghomeshi’s essay in The New York Review of Books draws fire

Disgraced former CBC Radio host Jian Ghomeshi pens a personal essay in The New York Review of Books draws swift backlash, with...

How to Pasteurize Eggs at Home

Pasteurizing eggs at home is EASY! All you need is a few minutes and an accurate digital thermometer. Many classic recipes call for the use...

Canada’s NAFTA stance on culture is all about politics, not policy

The exemption Canada negotiated for cultural industries in its first free trade agreement with the United States still haunts the renegotiation of...

Health Canada asked 102 drug companies to stop marketing opioids. Just 25 responded

This summer, the federal health minister asked more than 100 pharmaceutical companies to stop marketing opioids to health care professionals in Canada. So far,...