The author looks back at the Depression and the brutal poverty he experienced in his youth, and sees how history is repeating itself.
The Diefenbunker was commissioned in 1959 as part of a series of Emergency Government Headquarters bunkers that were built across Canada under the Continuity of Government program
Lorraine Segato performs in concert at Regent Park, Toronto, on March 3 and at the the Wild Women (Don’t Get the Blues) Cabaret series on March 5. See lorrainesegato.com
Shoalwan: River through Fire, River of Ice, created in 2003, fills the Lee-Chin Family Gallery at the Art Gallery of Burlington with 7,500 glass jars
International human rights lawyer and Canadian Member of Parliament Irwin Cotler will speak at an event next week in Guelph
O’Malley says that the flags had to be entirely “Canadian content,” but the only company that could supply the material had no overtime staff to sew the flags. So she was pressed into service. “My Dad said, ‘I’ll call my daughter. She has a sewing machine.’ He called and said, ‘We’re really in a jam here.’” - click headline