Saunders was deputy chief in charge of Special Operations when the initial investigation known as Project Houston was undertaken and McArthur was interviewed but let go more

Mar 15, 2018 10:20 AM News

How the mysterious loss of the 13 earliest known photos of Toronto inspired the chronicling of the city's modern skyline more

Mar 15, 2018 12:08 AM , News

Socially and culturally, Toronto was an ardently church-going city in a straitjacket of sectarian rivalry where all but the richest had to live within walking distance of their work more

Mar 15, 2018 12:07 AM , News


Nic Pouliot

Nearly a dozen shows have been relocated from the College Street music venue after one of the club's owners was arrested in February more

Mar 14, 2018 11:00 AM Music 8 Comments

Canadian offshoot of U.S-based retailer Spirit Halloween has agreed to remove costumes with names like Pocahottie, Reservation Royalty, Naughty Navajo and Huron Honey from its Toronto stores more

Mar 13, 2018 8:47 AM News

With less than 90 days until the election the Liberals will need to define the new PC leader and what the ballot question should be to beat him more

Mar 12, 2018 9:01 AM News 6 Comments

The prison system in Canada is a large scale travesty of justice, a modern-day asylum and residential school where you go in wanting to kill yourself, and the conditions just make you want to kill yourself more more

Mar 7, 2018 2:31 PM News 1 Comments


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The case of alleged serial killer Bruce MacArthur highlights the thin line between crowdsourcing and retraumatization more

Mar 7, 2018 7:00 AM Culture

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The sub-committee consists solely of representatives from the Jewish establishment who have historically viewed criticism of Israel as anti-Semitic more

Mar 6, 2018 2:23 PM News 2 Comments

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Ben Powless

A petition filed with public sector integrity commissioner alleges diplomats at the Canadian embassy in Mexico City intervened on behalf of Calgary mining company implicated in the murder of activist Mariano Abarca more

Mar 5, 2018 5:13 PM News

Arguably, the former PC leader was never quite ready for prime time, but in tossing him overboard, a party badly out of touch with multi-ethnic Ontario has just thrown away the best hope they had of winning June’s provincial election more

Mar 3, 2018 11:59 AM News 15 Comments

The Toronto Foundation's Vital Signs report, the first to look at city issues through an equity lens, calls for a radical shift in how we sees ourselves if we're to tackle declining quality of life more

Mar 1, 2018 5:19 PM News 18 Comments

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While other men of privilege across North America have been forced to resign over allegations of improper conduct, John Furlong continues to act as an ambassador for Canada's Olympic movement more

Feb 28, 2018 1:56 PM News 2 Comments

Wassyl Slipak, the charismatic Ukrainian-born French opera singer who called himself “Myth," left his comfortable career to fight in Luhansk, where he was killed in action more

Feb 27, 2018 10:29 AM News 1 Comments

Looked at from a human rights framework, Canada is culpable for 15-year-old Indigenous girl's death – this may upset criminal law experts, mainstream political commentators and online haters, but sadly it is a fact more

Feb 25, 2018 7:50 AM News 30 Comments

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Cheol Joon Baek

Canada’s weed stocks seem like a sure bet, but some investors are beginning to warn of a hazy market that shows signs of entering “deep bubble territory.” more

Feb 22, 2018 8:03 AM News 2 Comments

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John Bonnar

Remembrance of love, courage and grief for missing and murdered Indigenous women confronts an unresponsive justice system more

Feb 21, 2018 2:35 PM News


Peter Biesterfeld

The mayor's "just right" financial blueprint for 2018 is not so magical for those forced to navigate the growing humanitarian crisis in Toronto's overcrowded shelter system more

Feb 21, 2018 7:41 AM News

My settler family from Saskatchewan lived by a beautiful ethic: honour and care for the stranger – so what drove farmer Gerald Stanley to attack Indigenous youth seeking his help? more

Feb 19, 2018 8:34 AM News 10 Comments

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Cindy Breland

Canada is founded on the exploitation of Indigenous peoples – if that idea is unsettling for settler society, then good. more

Feb 15, 2018 7:21 AM News 17 Comments