Beirut Is a Disaster and Residents Say Their Government Has Disappeared
Citizens in Beirut are removing debris, rescuing trapped victims, and counting the corpses while they wait for a government response.
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Canada's Last Intact Arctic Ice Shelf Just Collapsed
Milne Ice Shelf lost an area larger than the size of Manhattan and two resulting islands are now dangerously floating in the ocean, scientists say.
Quarantined Migrant Workers Are Being Fed 'Crappy' Food
"The people who feed us are hungry," one advocate said, adding that the meals are unhealthy and culturally insensitive.
Mysterious Seeds From China Are Showing up in US and Canadian Mailboxes
People have been finding unsolicited seeds in the mail that could potentially threaten the environment, prompting federal agencies to investigate.
Arctic Sea Ice Is Melting So Fast It Just Hit a Record Low
About 1 million square kilometres less of the ocean is covered with ice than in the past seven years, according to new findings, and it's largely caused by the Arctic's record-breaking heatwave.
A Government Agency Wants Canadians to Use Glory Holes
The British Columbia Centre for Disease Control safe sex guidelines literally say 'glory holes' can limit the spread of COVID-19.
Business School Students Are Sharing Racism Horror Stories on Instagram
A new account detailing horrific racism at Queen’s University surfaced last week, prompting racialized students at McGill, the University of British Columbia, the University of Alberta, and more to speak out.
Not Even Justin Trudeau Wants to Go to the U.S. Right Now
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau declined an invitation from Donald Trump to attend a NAFTA meeting in the U.S., where COVID-19 cases are exponentially higher than in Canada.
Adult Performer Ron Jeremy Charged With Sexually Assaulting Four Women
Jeremy allegedly raped three women and assaulted another between 2014 and 2019 in West Hollywood.
Kim Kardashian Helped Me With My Own Racial Identity, Until She Didn't
Kim's racial ambiguity is hotly debated for good reason. But young Armenians all over don't always get to ignore complicated questions about race like she does.
In the Anti-Vaxxer Era, Will Countries Make a Coronavirus Vaccine Mandatory?
In 2019, the World Health Organization listed vaccine hesitancy as one of the ten gravest threats to global health. Now, public health agencies are trying to figure out what to do next.
A Coronavirus Vaccine in Canada Is Ready for Human Trials. Here's What We Know
Researchers in Halifax are currently recruiting test subjects for the vaccine. Wanted: humans.