A few words on Human Rights

by Bruce Mason Photos: Juan Pablo Gutíerrez/Amnesty International Canada • “A picture’s worth a thousand words,” Confucius observed. But sometimes there’s more than meets the … Read more

Get uke-in’

The ukulele’s back MUSIC RISING by Bruce Mason • I first encountered it as a tricky word in a childhood spelling bee and was recently … Read more

No to GMO

GMOs offer no benefits

UPDATES by Bruce Mason • “There is no scientific consensus on the safety of genetically modified foods and crops,” the European Network of Scientists for … Read more

Alice Munro

“Our Alice”

the Nobel, explosion and aftermath by Bruce Mason • Despite all you have heard and read, Alice Munro didn’t actually win the 2013 Nobel Prize … Read more

Jake’s Gift

The new ‘urgency’ of Remembrance by Bruce Mason • Hopefully, as you read this, you will pause at some point to remember those who helped … Read more

Updates, outcomes & developments

by Bruce Mason • Common Ground will have a presence at the Canadian Health Food Association (CHFA) Conference at Toronto’s Convention Centre, October 3-6. “This … Read more