Peace then and now

This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; … Read more

Speak out on June 4

SCIENCE MATTERS by David Suzuki • Canada would be a different place without our 80,000 registered charities dedicated to everything from health to economic policy … Read more

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The Food Fight of Our Lives

Millions Against Monsanto by Ronnie Cummins • Finally, public opinion around the biotech industry’s contamination of our food supply and destruction of our environment has … Read more

Seva eye screening clinic at a school in the Gulmi District of Nepal.

Seva Canada turns 30

Seva® Canada, an international eye care charity based in Vancouver, turns 30 this month. Since 1982, Seva Canada has restored sight and prevented blindness in … Read more

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Educating doctors

DRUG BUST – The people’s briefing note on perscription drugs by Alan Cassels. A few years ago, I was invited to be the guest on an Ottawa radio talk show, the topic being something I was well familiar with, a book I co-wrote called Selling Sickness. The book explores how the pharmaceutical industry influences regulators, physicians and patients in order…