Tag: humanity

The Soo

VICE recently did a documentary on Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario (aka the "Soo"), the town my father was born and grew up in. It's a small steel manufacturing city right on the US-Canada border. I have been coming here since I was born, but only recently have I been aware of the desperate state the ...

Healthcare

Being a dual citizen, I get a lot of questions about Canadian healthcare. People in America tend to think that it is a fantastically progressive country and that the US should probably adopt something similar to the Canadian system. However, many European countries, like the UK, are seeing economic collapse due to programs that are ...

A Big Step

I submitted an application today. In fact, I sent it in about two minutes ago. I have visited the webpage for this application dozens of times since learning about the program behind it, and I had always come very close to clicking the "submit" button, but never did it. Today, I couldn't sleep, I was ...