December 25 – Christmas in Montreal

December 25 – Christmas in Montreal

By Harriote Lampe, Montreal Canada Christmas in Quebec did not disappoint. From the Quebec government flip-flopping regulations to demanding retailers have employees greet customers with Bonjour-HO instead of the well known Bonjour-HI, it’s been a fun...
December 24 – The Gift

December 24 – The Gift

Day 337 of my pandemic. It’s Christmas Eve, 2020, and we’ve almost made it through the year. A couple of days ago, on December 21, for Winter Solstice, I accompanied the Wang clan, my family, to the. River to look up into the sky and see the Christmas...
December 13 CHICAGO, USA: MC ZULU & NO MIDDLE GROUND

December 13 CHICAGO, USA: MC ZULU & NO MIDDLE GROUND

By MC ZULU CHICAGO, USA 2020 closes out as a shameful reminder that the American public has the collective intelligence of a 6 year old. As much as we’d like to relegate the Coronavirus to being this year’s cultural blemish, it seems permanent damage has...
December 11 – Alberta in the Time of Covid

December 11 – Alberta in the Time of Covid

By Rebecca Lippiatt, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Cassandra should be the patron saint of Alberta’s health professionals. While she wasn’t a goddess or a saint, her mythology befits how public health experts are treated in Alberta. Apollo spit into her mouth...