It’s what I hear all the time from film crews interviewing me. Here’s what I wish they knew beforehand.
Continue Reading ‘You’re Not the Indian I Had in Mind’
By Jared A. Walker
Just a few moments ago I watched the Mothers of the Movement give a keynote address at the Democratic National Convention. To say they were compelling would be… Continue Reading Welcome to Canada: Abdirahman Abdi & the selective silence of Canadian leadership
By Romayne Smith Fullerton, Ethics Editor
Some journalists make fun of academics. You know: those who can, do, and those who can’t, teach and research.
But we also have another… Continue Reading We need to talk about The Walrus in the room
By Jane Gerster
In her first column as the Toronto Star’s public editor, Sharon Burnside wryly noted, “Readers will look after the swelled head.” It was… Continue Reading Are Canadian public editors and ombuds independent enough to do their jobs?
By H.G. Watson, Associate Editor
Late on Friday, Apr. 8, a story was published on a Halifax daily newspaper’s website that left readers shocked and disappointed.
The story, “Parents worried… Continue Reading Chronicle Herald pulls article widely criticized for targeting refugees