~18 min read · 2021-11-25 · The long read presents Reconstruction after Covid: Despite Thatcher and Reagan’s best efforts, there is and has always been such a thing as society. The question is not whether it exists, but what…
Technological utopians have always believed that if the machinery of industrialism had torn apart the social fabric, another machine could repair it.
1 min read · 2021-11-02 · Actions have been taken to advance gender equality and empower women and girls in Canada and around the world. Learn more about the important achievements leading towards progress on gender…
4 min read · 2021-07-22 · Carbonfact is impossibly ambitious. But impossible ambition is just what the environment needs right now.
something like Carbonfact needs to exist. Consumers deserve to be able to look up the environmental cost of their products with ease and transparency, and with standards (a la our FDA labels) that they can understand.
4 min read · 2021-06-04 · In software development, there is a concept called "technical debt." It describes the costs companies pay when they choose to build software the easy (or fast) way instead of the right way.
In software development, there is a concept called “technical debt.” It describes the costs companies pay when they choose to build software the easy (or fast) way instead of the right way
2020-10-26 · As Canada continues to battle an opioid epidemic, the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police is calling on federal lawmakers to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of illegal drugs for personal consumption.
2021-02-26 · With Ontario's next election a little more than a year away, the Ford government is proposing to increase campaign donation limits and to change rules governing political advertising by interest groups such as unions and Ontario Proud.
6 min read · 2020-10-03 · As demonstrated this year by the lockdowns, governments aren't faced with a binary choice between protecting the economy and caring for the vulnerable. Gareth Hutchens looks at how it could affect us.