From plate to dumpster, the food waste epidemic
By Caitlin Hart and Rebecca Hardiment | Canadian food habits cause $31 billion worth of food to go to waste.
Climate consultation swamped by internet trolls
By Rupert Nuttle and Spencer Van Dyk | The federal Liberals have launched more than 400 online public consultations since taking office a year ago, but the results may be swayed by the internet troll phenomenon.
Carleton asks for sexual violence policy input
By Sabrina Nemis and Martina Babiakova | Carleton University released the draft of its sexual violence policy on Oct. 6. Suzanne Blanchard, vice president students and enrolment, sent an email to the student body asking for feedback from the campus community....
Female politicians face uphill climb despite gender-balanced cabinet
By Brittany van Frankfoort and Simon Deschamps | Although Canada’s first gender-balanced cabinet established a standard for gender parity, municipally, provincially and federally, female participation continues to lag behind male participation.
Prince of Wales Bridge group not realistic, councillor says
By Rupert Nuttle and Spencer Van Dyk
Federal government to make flexible work a legal right
By Lucy Juneau and Drew May | The Canadian government is amending the Canada Labour Code and will make flexible employment a right to all federally regulated workers.
Canada Post: Obstacles and options
By Amanda Vollmershausen and Nathan Caddell | Can the Liberal government restructure Canada's mail-delivery service?
Debate rages over proposed animal cruelty laws
By Nathan Bragg and Anna Desmarais
“Angry Inuk” seeks to show Inuit side to annual seal hunt
By Rebecca Hardiment and Caitlin Hart | The annual Canadian seal hunt is often seen through the perspective of animal rights activists, Inuk film director Alethea Arnaquq-Baril hopes to change this.
Heavy construction frustrates Ottawa commuters
By Martina Babiakova and Sabrina Nemis | Construction clogs up downtown streets because of Canada's 150th anniversary revitalisations and light rail projects.