My Community Is Warming Three Times Faster Than the Rest of the World
Wildfires, mudslides and an influx of wolves: Paul Josie from Old Crow, Yukon, on what it's like living in a place that has declared a climate emergency.
Why Victims 'Freeze Up' During Sexual Assaults
It's a disturbingly common belief that people who are raped should respond in two ways—fight or flight. I know that's not how I responded.
I Went to a Psychic Fair as a Skeptic to Figure Out Why People Like Having Their Fortunes Told
In a surprise twist, I ended up having a bit of an epiphany thanks to a medium.
I Consulted Some Experts to Find Out Whether I'm a Weekend Warrior or a Problem Drinker
A "drinking problem" can be a little hard to pin down, medically speaking.
Searching for Reasons Why I Self-Harmed for Seven Years, and for Why I Stopped
From an outsider's perspective, it's hard to wrap your head around why, when humans instinctively avoid pain, someone would actively and regularly seek it out. But I did.
The Mostly Terrible Things I Learned by Listening to Police Scanners for Six Months
While working for a newspaper it was my job to listen in on the parade of misery that kicked off every night.
I Ate Out of Wheelie Bins in Denmark for Two Weeks
And saved enough money to pay for a month's rent.
We Interviewed the White Supremacist Running for Mayor of Toronto
"Anyone who tortures, as far as I'm concerned, is not a white man to me."
In Canada, Paramedics Are the Most Likely to Develop PTSD
And no one is there to help.