Upset about Amazon wildfires? There's something you can do

Upset about Amazon wildfires? There's something you can do

Hello, folks! This is our weekly newsletter on all things environmental, where we highlight trends and solutions that are moving us to a more sustainable world. (Sign up here to get it in your inbox every Thursday.) This week: Upset about Amazon wildfires? There’s something you can do Mighty wind: A look at the world’s biggest wind power producers […]

Vince Carter's longevity something to be proud of

Vince Carter's longevity something to be proud of

A couple of Little Things and some quick thoughts ‘cause I still have to pack for the mid-day flight and take care of some things around Casa Doug. Talk to you from Philly later. – I have to say, it came as very little surprise to me that our old friend seemed to make official […]

Jagmeet Singh brings something new to the NDP

Jagmeet Singh brings something new to the NDP

As the NDP was coming together between 1958 and 1961, it loosely existed as the New Party. Two candidates ran under the name in a pair of byelections in October 1960. Walter Pitman, victorious in Peterborough, Ont., became Parliament’s first and last New Party MP. The following summer, at the party’s founding convention, the word “democratic” […]

Slip is something to keep savouring: review

Slip Written by Alec Toller, Mikaela Dyke, Daniel Pagett, Alex Paxton-Beesley, Paloma Nuñez and Anders Yates, directed by Toller. Until April 2 at Tarragon Workspace, 30 Bridgman Ave. Tarragontheatre.com or 416-531-1827. The enterprising and chimeric Circlesnake Productions create shows through collective brainstorming and improvisation, working from various initial stimuli such as an intriguing historical figure […]