October 31, 2020

The importance of cursive writing

Eliminating the teaching of cursive writing in schools may not be a good thing. In fact, studies show that cursive writing helps the brain develop neural pathways, which in turn help with dexterity and even concussions.

Waste not, want not

Learn how much food is thrown out in Canada, and worldwide, in this three-episode podcast.

What transexualism tells us about genders

Cait Glasson went through conversion therapy and jail. She also lost her job and couldn’t continue her academic career. This all happened because society doesn’t allow transexual people bodily autonomy.

Man of three worlds

Kitchener’s John Norton building commemorates a key figure from the War of 1812.

A dance in acrylic

Kristen Leal’s father wasn’t able to walk her down the aisle.
Having passed away the year before, he missed her big day. Yet there he is, in a picture of her first dance hanging in her kitchen.
Thanks to Emily McDougall’s art.