COVID-19

The Deadly Cost of COVID-19 Misinformation

Reading Time: < 1 minute Social media is a catalyst to COVID-19 misinformation By: Maha Altamimi According to a study published in October 2020, in the American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, about 6,000 victims were admitted to hospitals as a consequence of rumor, stigma, and conspiracy theories related to COVID-19.  Among all categories, researchers say rumors were the Read More…

COVID-19 Eastern Canada

GO-VAXX Mobile Vaccine Clinics Achieve Major Milestone

Reading Time: 2 minutes 10K+ doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered through partnership with Metrolinx and Public Health Units TORONTO — They’re green, they roll, and they get the job done. Ontario’s GO-VAXX mobile vaccine clinics have proven to be a highly effective component of the province’s last mile strategy to get COVID-19 vaccines to Ontarians. Since they first hit the road Read More…

Canada Has Administered Over 56 Million Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccines
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Canada Has Administered Over 56 Million Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccines

Reading Time: 5 minutes Statement from the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada on October 8, 2021 The COVID-19 pandemic continues to create stress and anxiety for many Canadians, particularly those who do not have ready access to their regular support networks. Through the Wellness Together Canada online portal, people of all ages across the country can access immediate, free and Read More…

Breaking News Eastern Canada

Get The Vaccine Or Get Suspended Without Pay

Reading Time: 3 minutes Mandatory vaccination for Toronto City Workers The City of Toronto recently reported as of October 5, 26,138 members of the Toronto Public Service are fully vaccinated, which is 89 per cent of City staff who disclosed their COVID-19 vaccination status. Five per cent of City staff who disclosed their vaccination status are partially vaccinated and Read More…

Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination For Federally Regulated Transportation Employees & Travellers
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Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination For Federally Regulated Transportation Employees & Travellers

Reading Time: 4 minutes Vaccinations are our best line of defense against COVID-19 and its variants. On August 13, 2021, the Government of Canada announced its intent to require COVID-19 vaccination for employees in the federally regulated air, rail, and marine transportation sectors and its travellers. Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland announced that, as of Read More…

Japan
Asia COVID-19

Japan’s Elects Fumio Kishida To Be Their 100th Prime Minister

Reading Time: < 1 minute Fumio Kishida Replaces Yoshihide Suga after only 1 year as Japan’s Prime Minister By: Almunthir Alghamdi Yoshihide Suga, Japan’s Prime Minister’s sudden resignation from his role was partly due to his struggles to meet the public expectations for containing the COVID-19 pandemic. Another reason was the Prime Minister’s decision to hold the Olympics in Tokyo Read More…

The Pandora Papers: What Are World Leaders Hiding In Offshore Accounts?
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The Pandora Papers: What Are World Leaders Hiding In Offshore Accounts?

Reading Time: < 1 minute Leaked financial records expose world leaders for avoiding taxes By: Rawan Alshehri Investigations have exposed another massive financial tax haven for the super wealthy and heads of states. The Pandora Papers recent leak includes some of the most powerful names in the world. From the of King of Jordan, to former British Prime Minister Tony Read More…

Facebook Whistleblower Frances Haugen, Could Topple Zuckerberg's Dictatorship
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Facebook Whistleblower Frances Haugen, Could Topple Zuckerberg’s Dictatorship

Reading Time: 2 minutes Facebook has been force-feeding users its addiction pills for years Another Facebook whistleblower comes forward to again warn the public and the US Congress of the dangers of Facebook. Fortunately for Facebook, they are protected by the flawed US internet law section 230. Section 230 further provides “Good Samaritan” protection from civil liability for operators Read More…

17 Lucky Individuals Have Won Manitoba's 2nd Vax To Win Lottery
COVID-19 Northern Canada

17 Lucky Individuals Have Won Manitoba’s 2nd Vax To Win Lottery

Reading Time: 2 minutes Adult and Youth Winners to Receive $950,000 in Cash and Scholarships for Getting Both Doses By choosing to become fully immunized, 17 Manitobans have protected themselves against COVID-19 and also won cash and scholarship prizes totalling $950,000 in the second round of the Vax to Win lottery, Crown Services Minister Jeff Wharton and Advanced Education, Read More…

Why Is Soft Power Important to Japan?
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Why Is Soft Power Important to Japan?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Japanese animes have strengthened japan’s economy and international relationship By: Maha Altamim Japan is a country that has a unique culture that is distinct from any other country. However, Japan nowadays is well-known for its worldwide loved “Anime“, which is derived from the English word “Animation” and “Manga” which are graphic comics. Besides the entertainment Read More…

Climate Activists Will Now Be Charged For Erecting Illegal Road Blocks
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Climate Activists Will Now Be Charged For Erecting Illegal Road Blocks

Reading Time: 2 minutes The injunction bans activities that obstruct traffic and access to motorways and major roads in and around London. The UK government has taken out a fresh injunction to target protesters who cause disruption on any of the highways on the Strategic Road Network linked to the M25 in the southeast. The new injunction bans activities that obstruct traffic and access to motorways and major roads Read More…

Elections

What Politicians Can Learn From Professional Athletes?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Professional athletes can recognize the accomplishments of their opponents. In professional sports, athletes have a saying, “game recognize game.” Meaning, I recognize your accomplishments and appreciate the work you did for your city/country. The candidates of the various parties campaigning to be Canada’s next Prime Minister could learn a thing or two from professional athletes Read More…

Canada Ready To Welcome The World To Canada Pavilion In Dubai
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Canada Ready To Welcome The World To Canada Pavilion In Dubai

Reading Time: 4 minutes Canada makes its presents felt in Dubai By: Global Affairs Canada Canada is ready to welcome the world at Expo 2020 Dubai, which will run from October 1, 2021, to March 31, 2022, in Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates. Canada’s participation at this world exposition, which includes more than 190 countries and international organizations, will showcase Canada’s Read More…

UK Commits £7.2 Million To Tackle Illegal Wildlife Trade
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UK Commits £7.2 Million To Tackle Illegal Wildlife Trade

Reading Time: 2 minutes The illegal wildlife trade, currently estimated to be worth up to £17 billion globally per year. Endangered species including tigers, orangutans, pangolins and rosewood trees will be better protected under a range of projects funded by the government this year aimed at tackling the damaging illegal wildlife trade. Seventeen conservation projects across the globe will Read More…

UK Becomes First Country To Regulate Fusion Energy
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UK Becomes First Country To Regulate Fusion Energy

Reading Time: 2 minutes New green paper establishes government’s view on how to put in place the regulatory framework needed for the safe use of Fusion Energy. The UK will become the first country in the world to detail how it would legislate to ensure the safe and effective rollout of fusion energy, outlined in a Fusion Green Paper Read More…