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Canada confronts its dark history of abuse in residential schools

Sue Caribou contracts pneumonia once a year, like clockwork. The recurring illness stems from her childhood years at one of Canada’s horrific residential schools. “I was thrown into a cold shower every night, sometimes after being raped”, the frail 50-year-old indigenous mother of six said, …

Canada

Ottawa cites hate crime laws when asked about its 'zero tolerance' for Israel boycotters

The Harper government is signalling its intention to use hate crime laws against Canadian advocacy groups that encourage boycotts of Israel.<p>Such a …

10 Things Most Successful People Do At Night Before Sleep

Shawn Lim | Lifehack<p>So what do you do at night before you sleep? Do you watch television? Do you surf the web and this is how you found this blog? Or …

5 Strategies to Effectively Manage 'Life Admin'

Have you ever had to refuse a fun activity or day out, as you have too many boring admin tasks to take care of?<p>Do you waste lots of time worrying …

10 Action Steps To Help Restore Your Energy

How many times have we kicked ourselves after making a decision that drained our energy?<p>These include overeating, skipping the gym, watching too much …

Time Management

8 Pieces of Wisdom from 8 Enlightened Sages

Buddhaimonia.When it comes to wisdom, our newly connected world gives us click-button access to more than we know what to do with. If you do a little …