Why Didn’t I Know this Africa?

In the 1970s, there was Idi Amin. The vicious dictator made big news in the West with his brutal murders,…

The Sky is Not Falling!

The folks at the National Post, Montreal’s The Gazette and the Ottawa Citizen can breathe a huge sigh of relief…

Taking the ‘free’ out of ‘freelance’

This week, the Committee to Protect Journalists reported that freelance writers, editors and photojournalists currently make up 45 percent of all journalists…

The Young and the Faceless

When the round-faced girl with a downturned mouth and long, limp brown hair sat before a Toronto court last July…