After repeated edits to the Wikipedia page on Rehtaeh Parsons' suicide, an unnamed member of the Canadian Forces has been arrested near Halifax, where the Parsons family lives.
When Jian Ghomeshi attempted to pass off disturbing abuse allegations as just being a little "kinky," I felt nauseated. The fact is, not everyone who practices BDSM practices it responsibly.
British Columbia's capital city is ever-so-slowly reclaiming a Victorian-era dump. Eleven years and $138 million later, one of Canada's most toxic sites remains a work in progress.
Sumaya Dalmar was the first Somali trans woman I ever met. She was a liberatory personality—no small thing in our community.
Number one: because the prisons aren't big enough.
Brisbane's Gallery of Modern Art has banned selfie sticks, presumably after too many people swung them close to art in the pursuit of the perfect #artselfie.
They're hoping that by rounding everyone up and kicking them out the affliction will just disappear.
Admiral Michael Rogers took his apology tour to Canada in order to repair relations with the citizenry it spied on.
The masked militant who appeared in beheading videos of Western hostages was named as the Kuwaiti-born British citizen, who was reportedly arrested in Tanzania and interrogated by UK security services in 2009.
Thanks to one Senator, a bill designed to help trans people has turned into a discriminatory monster.
In California, if you tell a medical professional you've checked out underage nudes, they're required to report you to the police.
The story behind Guantánamo Diary, steeped in unknowable complexity and murky details, is perhaps the perfect parable of the post-9/11 era.
Even the Romanian Prime Minister complained that "The Romanians Are Coming" is prejudiced.
FBI agents arrested three foreign nationals on Wednesday, one of whom was about to board a plane to Turkey with aims of joining the Islamic State in Syria.
Environmental activists may have killed the pipeline for now, but as the Keystone saga drags on, the root causes of climate change go unchecked.
Marijuana is not more dangerous than alcohol. Or so says a new study, which looked into the deadliness of recreational drugs and found that booze is 114 times more lethal than weed.
Josh Denbeaux takes on cases most attorneys would consider lost causes. When I asked him why, he said, "Well, I don't lose."
The verdict came after a bizarre trial that was heavily covered by the national media and renewed focus on the problem of mental health among America's veterans.
Thousands of young New Yorkers, many of whom are gay, bisexual, or trans, are trading sex for shelter.
How one woman's death altered the way Vancouver's transit police deal with undocumented migrants.
Turing was himself convicted of indecency in 1952. He was chemically castrated and two years later, at the age of 41, died in an apparent suicide, after taking a bite of a cyanide-laced apple.
Residents of the US capital will soon be able to legally possess and grow marijuana, but they won't be able to buy or sell the drug—at least for the time being.
An insider's account of the bizarre world of the Chinese state-run English-language media.
Just hours after Congress delivered its bill green-lighting the controversial, the President sent the legislation back — just the third time he's used his veto power.