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Opinion: Canadians aren't nearly as open to immigration as we like to believe

992d4bc719f03a5de46f51c5ef59e69f?s=96&d=mm&r=g Lloyd Braun Feb 22, 2017 3,225
Dig a little deeper and you'll see an ugly side to our embrace of diversity.

Opinion: Anyone who says they don't care about Valentine's Day is lying

934b8bf0c8e2a9efe392a5c724fd7ec5?s=96&d=mm&r=g Guest Author Feb 13, 2017 4,254
Admitting is the first step.

Opinion: Why it's important that Canadians are joining the Women's March on Washington

992d4bc719f03a5de46f51c5ef59e69f?s=96&d=mm&r=g Lloyd Braun Jan 20, 2017 3,028
Women's rights aren't just an American issue.

Opinion: An American Canadian's view on Trump's Inauguration Day

934b8bf0c8e2a9efe392a5c724fd7ec5?s=96&d=mm&r=g Guest Author Jan 20, 2017 1,098
Author Kim Werker is confused, frightened, and very uneasy.

TTC streetcar driver tells customer to "kiss my a**, b*tch" (VIDEO)

91fe36079d99b22c8ccae6937fc7e5e9?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Toronto Staff Jan 13, 2017 2,348
Probably wishes he could have this one back.

Opinion: Why I'm sick of automatic tipping

604afecca5cc45cb0f1844675bb64094?s=96&d=mm&r=g Amy Beeman Jan 09, 2017 15,158
"A tip is earned, not a given."

Stop the BS: Toronto does not have one of the world's best tree canopies

992d4bc719f03a5de46f51c5ef59e69f?s=96&d=mm&r=g Lloyd Braun Jan 05, 2017 154
Don't believe everything you read in a headline.

7 reasons you probably won't keep your New Year's resolutions

992d4bc719f03a5de46f51c5ef59e69f?s=96&d=mm&r=g Lloyd Braun Dec 30, 2016 2,393
Don't worry, it's not all bad.

Opinion: Why leaving your Christmas shopping to last minute is a good idea

D65ee5c0c621138e6583683efa1bd7fe?s=96&d=mm&r=g Rob Williams Dec 20, 2016 3,315
Christmas Eve is a fine time to do your shopping.

Opinion: Relax, it doesn’t matter that Montreal’s Christmas tree is so ugly

C1a2d376e6c0a6d9e00ec6adb135a22d?s=96&d=mm&r=g Toula Drimonis Dec 08, 2016 3,875
The tree even has its own Twitter account...

Opinion: There's plenty of reason to believe the Trans Mountain pipeline won't ever be expanded

992d4bc719f03a5de46f51c5ef59e69f?s=96&d=mm&r=g Lloyd Braun Dec 07, 2016 561
Approving the pipeline was the easy part – the real battle starts now.

Opinion: Pipelines can save us from hostility and hate

934b8bf0c8e2a9efe392a5c724fd7ec5?s=96&d=mm&r=g Guest Author Dec 01, 2016 664
"We have to be vigilant about national inclusivity."

Social media turned on Justin Trudeau over the weekend and it was not pretty

992d4bc719f03a5de46f51c5ef59e69f?s=96&d=mm&r=g Lloyd Braun Nov 28, 2016 18,857
It took fewer than 170 words for all of Twitter to turn on Justin Trudeau.

Can’t Look Away: 6 movies for the Trump era

934b8bf0c8e2a9efe392a5c724fd7ec5?s=96&d=mm&r=g Guest Author Nov 22, 2016 1,100
Movies are the ultimate escapism, after all.

Opinion: There is no justice for aboriginal women in this country

C1a2d376e6c0a6d9e00ec6adb135a22d?s=96&d=mm&r=g Toula Drimonis Nov 17, 2016 707
We don’t need pretty Band-Aid solutions anymore.

Canadian millennials will tip more than $75,000 in their lifetime

2322a58d03cc9a658c8b086fc390e7ea?s=96&d=mm&r=g Eric Wainwright Nov 16, 2016 15,520
Just a casual downpayment on a house is all.

Why Remembrance Day should continue to NOT be a holiday in Ontario

992d4bc719f03a5de46f51c5ef59e69f?s=96&d=mm&r=g Lloyd Braun Nov 10, 2016 459
Staying home from school or work significantly lessens the act of remembrance.

Opinion: Forget Donald, Mike Pence is the real danger

C1a2d376e6c0a6d9e00ec6adb135a22d?s=96&d=mm&r=g Toula Drimonis Nov 10, 2016 53,033
Pence will be the one with the dangerous bite.

Opinion: Trump will be defeated by the very same people he tried to marginalize

C1a2d376e6c0a6d9e00ec6adb135a22d?s=96&d=mm&r=g Toula Drimonis Nov 08, 2016 2,281
Today is the day of reckoning...

Opinion: Why it's time to do away with Daylight Saving Time

604afecca5cc45cb0f1844675bb64094?s=96&d=mm&r=g Amy Beeman Nov 04, 2016 5,184
Let’s celebrate Daylight Saving Time’s 100th year by ditching it!

Op-Ed: The Real Reason Trump is a Threat to Canada

934b8bf0c8e2a9efe392a5c724fd7ec5?s=96&d=mm&r=g Guest Author Nov 01, 2016 2,684
"It is time to react. Things are happening. Things that have deep and lasting impacts for us."

New cop cars won't turn Toronto police into invisible stormtroopers

992d4bc719f03a5de46f51c5ef59e69f?s=96&d=mm&r=g Lloyd Braun Oct 31, 2016 471
Relax, everyone.

An effective alternative: Medical marijuana helped me through my breast cancer treatment

934b8bf0c8e2a9efe392a5c724fd7ec5?s=96&d=mm&r=g Guest Author Oct 28, 2016 1,097
"I wanted to live this life pain-free."

37 reasons Toronto should have been voted the best city in the world

91fe36079d99b22c8ccae6937fc7e5e9?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Toronto Staff Oct 20, 2016 352
Toronto was ranked just the 37th best city in the world yesterday.

Canadians are really, really bad at taking vacation days, according to a survey

436ab6297ee5ead8aca4ab4dea9f489e?s=96&d=mm&r=g Lauren Sundstrom Oct 19, 2016 2,284
Just take a vacation already.

PRESTO: A timeline of derailments for Toronto’s single fare system (INFOGRAPHIC)

992d4bc719f03a5de46f51c5ef59e69f?s=96&d=mm&r=g Lloyd Braun Oct 18, 2016 1,668
PRESTO has been anything but magic.

11 things Vancouver does better than Toronto

5b04a17bc270f10e7a11a5ad47126f22?s=96&d=mm&r=g Rob Easton Oct 03, 2016
YYZ could learn a thing or two from YVR.

From Vancouver to Rio: The last leg of the 2016 Olympics

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Aug 19, 2016
Daily Hive is on the ground chronicling the last four days of the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympics.

New poll shows no one is calling Toronto The 6ix

2322a58d03cc9a658c8b086fc390e7ea?s=96&d=mm&r=g Eric Wainwright Aug 18, 2016
Less than 10%.

Is the gold standard still the way we should measure Olympic success?

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Aug 11, 2016
Depending on who you ask, Canada is now either ranked as the 14th best country or the 37th best country at the Rio 2016 Olympics.
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