[TRIGGER WARNING: Child abuse, suicide] Former two-time Olympian wants an independent investigation into USA Gymnastics
Aly Raisman calls for the investigation after a former USA Gymnastics Olympics coach committed suicide following charges against him for sexually abusing minors. “Monsters don’t thrive for decades without the help of people,” said Raisman.
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 […]
Climate change continues to intensify globally, contributing to a world hunger crisis. Some farmers and human rights groups aren’t thrilled that the UN’s Food Systems Summit concept paper left them out of the plan for change and highlighted the importance of big corporations.
With its ‘hero ingredient,’ London-based Hoxton Farms has vegan meat innovation down to a science
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 […]
It is representing about 100 people who have been fined for allegedly breaching public health orders during the lockdown
The report found that overweight and obese people are more likely to experience severe symptoms of the virus and are at a greater risk for hospitalization and death
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 […]