Watch Raptors, Warriors speak before Game 5 live

Watch Raptors, Warriors speak before Game 5 live

Click the video player above to watch members of the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors speak live hours before Game 5.  Golden State forward Kevin Durant will play for the Warriors as they face elimination Monday night in the NBA Finals, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported, citing league sources. The Warriors, however, are listing Durant, […]

Protesters speak out as controversial York school board trustee sworn in

Protesters speak out as controversial York school board trustee sworn in

Protesters crowded into the Aurora auditorium where York Region District School Board trustee Elizabeth Terrell-Tracey was sworn in Monday evening. Terrell-Tracey unleashed a storm of controversy when a comment posted from her Facebook account during the election campaign called attention to the birthplace of her opponent, Lena Singh. “I would like to inform people… Just […]

Why does this Irish immigrant have to prove she can speak English?

Why does this Irish immigrant have to prove she can speak English?

Young Irish immigrants say they’re frustrated and astounded at a federal government policy that insists they pass a test to prove they can speak proper English before gaining permanent resident status — a necessary step along the way to Canadian citizenship. “Common sense has left the building,” immigration lawyer Guidy Mamann told CBC Toronto last week. He’s calling […]

Gord Downie takes to Parliament Hill to speak out for Canada’s Indigenous peoples

Gord Downie takes to Parliament Hill to speak out for Canada’s Indigenous peoples

Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie says Canada’s young Indigenous people are still suffering the same kind of pain young people suffered in the now defunct residential schools. Downie made a rare public appearance on Parliament Hill Sunday at festivities surrounding We Day, the movement started by children’s rights activist Craig Kielburger. Downie told the crowd […]