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Toronto Pride Defiant Despite Risk of Anti-Gay and Far-Right Protest

Following recent incidents in Detroit and Hamilton, organizers and police are stepping up security.
Hilary Beaumont
Mack Lamoureux
4 days ago
Canadian Far Right Extremism

In the End, a Quebec Far-Right Group’s Biggest Enemy Was Themselves

The crumbling of La Meute shows many far-right groups biggest enemy isn’t Antifa or the Liberal government, but their own infighting.
Mack Lamoureux
6.20.19
Opinion

I Saw the Future of Cannabis and It’s a Wellness Dystopia

I ventured into the heart of Big Weed for a two-day cannabis expo, and found lots to be worried about.
Jordan Foisy
6.19.19
Sports

The 30 Best Things We Saw at the Toronto Raptors Parade

While our favourite thing was Marc Gasol’s, uh, exuberance, there was lots of joy to be found around Toronto.
Mack Lamoureux
Jill Krajewski
6.18.19
Food

This Man Sacrificed His Toes So You Could Do a Gross Shot of Whisky

Ultramarathoner Nick Griffiths' frostbitten toes will live on in 'Sourtoe' cocktails in Dawson City, Yukon.
Mack Lamoureux
6.18.19
Sports

It Sure Looks Like Raptors President Masai Ujiri Was Carded Last Night

After the Raptors president guided his team to a championship, he was asked for his ID by a cop.
Noel Ransome
6.14.19
Canada

The Best Clips of Canadians Losing Their Minds After the Toronto Raptors Won the NBA Finals

What a time to be alive.
Peter Slattery
6.14.19
News

This Man Is Suing a Cryonics Organization for His Father's Frozen Head and $1 Million

"They chopped his head off, burned his body, put it in a box and sent it to my house," Kurt Pilgeram alleges of Alcor Life Extension Foundation.
Mack Lamoureux
6.13.19
food news

Supermarket's Plan to Cut Waste with Embarrassing Plastic Bags Backfires in Major Way

The bags are printed with logos like The Colon Care Co-Op, Dr. Toew’s Wart Ointment Wholesale, or the Into the Weird Adult Video Emporium.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.12.19
News

Canada Bans Whale and Dolphin Captivity

The House of Commons voted in favour of Bill S-203, which sets out to protect cetaceans from the trauma of confinement for entertainment purposes.
Sarah Krichel
6.11.19
food news

Teen Pulled Over for Driving 105 MPH Blamed Hot-Wings-Induced Bathroom Emergency

The cops said that “an adult” came to pick up the Camaro—but didn't say whether the driver made it to a bathroom.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.11.19
News

How the RCMP Dealt With the Media During a Suspected Terror Attack

Police scrambled to control the narrative around Aaron Driver’s death after shooting the terror suspect in 2016, documents show.
Nathan Munn
6.10.19
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