Will there be places to go to once the pandemic restrictions are lifted?

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Sabrina Almeida To say the pandemic has changed the world will be an understatement by the time we are done with it. Or more likely,...

Eating disorders are more than a weight problem

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Sabrina Almeida Health care experts say individuals with eating disorders need immediate professional help because they are mostly complex mental health problems. Left untreated, they...

Mixed messages on COVID-19 guidelines adding to the problem

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Sabrina Almeida Everything is open to interpretation! Meaning we see and hear things from an individual perspective. So in order to keep the second wave...

Keep the Thanksgiving celebration within your household or party online!

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Government and public health officials are advising Canadians to restrict this year’s Thanksgiving celebrations to members of their household. So, if you were planning...

Hathras gangrape brings spotlight back on sexual violence in India

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Sabrina Almeida Another gruesome gang-rape in India has made headlines around the world. This time the victim was  a 19-year-old Dalit woman in Uttar Pradesh’s...

What the pandemic means for international students

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Sabrina Almeida Immigration minister Marco Mendicino announced during a webinar this week that Canada has issued 56,000 first stage approvals for study permit applications. This...

Who is really responsible for the second wave of COVID-19?

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The sharp rise in the number of COVID-19 cases in Ontario has many worried about whether a second lockdown is coming sooner than we...

What’s wrong with the question ‘where are you from’?

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Sabrina Almeida It’s a question that I have asked and been asked a zillion times. On the surface it seems harmless enough. Prompted by natural curiosity...

Why visible minorities are concerned about racial profiling by police

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Sabrina Almeida A friend shared a disturbing encounter he had with police a couple of months ago. The family was dropping their son back to...

What happens when a homeless shelter is set up in an exclusive neighbourhood?

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Pradip Rodrigues A couple of weeks ago, there were media reports about residents in midtown Toronto who were understandably fed up with the dozens of...

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