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Top 3 Things Missing From The Ontario Housing Announcement

This morning, the Wynne government announced a series of 16 measures designed to make Ontario’s housing fairer for families and individuals. Unfortunately, these measures seem to be more focused on the mounting pressure for the government to do something, anything, to cool, correct and stabilize the burning-hot market rather than bullseye measures to impact the […]

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Confessions of a former “bossy girl”

As a child, I always anticipated parent-teacher interviews with a bit of dread. I wasn’t a bad student – the opposite, really. I consistently performed above average, earning myself the “gifted” label. Why the dread, then? According to teachers, I was a bossy, chatterbox, opinionated, precocious, know-it-all kind of girl. The feedback was consistently that […]

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Trickle-down awareness: memes, social media & the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election

In 2008, everyone was certain we were seeing the first “social media election”. The term was paraded around day & night; candidates and their supporters flocked to Twitter and Facebook; many a voter turnout prediction was made. What we saw in 2008 was nothing compared to what we’re seeing now in 2012. Four years later, […]

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