MP Derek Sloan launches petition against ‘vaxxports’ in Canada

As the European Union takes the lead on vaccine passports — proof of vaccination documents — Canada’s chief science adviser is set to release a report with recommendations in a few weeks on whether the country should follow suit. In some countries, such passports will be a travel prerequisite, much like mandatory negative COVID-19 test […]

Rutgers to stop fossil fuel investments

Rutgers University will divest from fossil fuel investments and has pledged to invest more in sustainability and exit private fossil fuel investments. This was achieved through student movements. According to the university’s official website, fossil fuel investments account for approximately 5% of the university’s $1.6 billion endowment. Other schools in the US have made the […]

Ontario opposition leaders demand apology from Premier Ford

Premier Doug Ford is under fire after accusing Indigenous NDP legislator Sol Mamakwa of “jumping the line” for the COVID-19 vaccine he received last month. Now, Ontario opposition politicians are demanding that Ford apologize. Mamakwa represents the northern Kiiwetinoong riding and revealed to the public last month that he received the vaccine in order to […]