All posts by La Jornada Canada

  • Political parties a danger to Canadian democracy

    The power of political parties and modern communications has corrupted the practical reality of representative government Politics in Canada is hitting new lows. Our last few federal elections have been filled with negative attack ads, robo calling...

    • Posted September 11, 2015
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  • Homelessness shouldn’t be a crime

    The outcome of several legal decisions might just change the way we view homelessness As humans, we need to sleep. Yet, on both sides of the border, “sleeping” can be considered a criminal act – especially if...

    • Posted September 11, 2015
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  • Your family’s largest expense may surprise you

    At 42.1%, taxes eat up more of your income than any other single family expense If you asked average Canadian families what their largest expense is, many would probably say: housing. And, you can’t blame them. Mortgage...

    • Posted September 11, 2015
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  • El aborto: ¿amor o conveniencia?

    El aborto es un tema que divide a la sociedad, y de difícil abordaje, porque las posiciones de los que están a favor y en contra son irreconciliables. Lo interesante es que unos y otros tienen argumentos...

    • Posted September 11, 2015
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  • “I love culture days”

    Culture Days,  es una celebración de costa a costa  de las artes y la cultura,  se realiza cada año en septiembre. En 2015, Culture Days tendrá lugar desde  25 – 26 y 27, de septiembre. Culture Days...

    • Posted September 10, 2015
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  • Free Bikes to the Community, October 18th in Wortley Village

    Community charity event, back by popular demand, the 2nd annual BIG BIKE GIVEAWAY happens this October 18. Organizers in major need of support to make this happen! CHARITY & LOCATION EXPANDED In its inaugural year, the event...

    • Posted September 8, 2015
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  • El padre de Aylan: ¿De qué me sirve ahora que se me ofrezca el mundo entero?

    Abdulá Kurdi, el padre del niño ahogado cuya imagen se ha convertido en símbolo de la tragedia de los refugiados sirios, señaló hoy que las ofertas de asilo que pueda recibir en la actualidad llegan demasiado tarde....

    • Posted September 6, 2015
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  • Scholarships to high school immigrant students

    The London Multicultural Community Association (LMCA) with assistance from King’s University College and WIL Employment Connections will give scholarships to high school immigrant students. The amount of each scholarship is $250. This year we will give up...

    • Posted September 3, 2015
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  • Police Vigilant About Distracted Driving This Labour Day Weekend

    The final weekend of summer is upon us and OPP officers will be out on the roads and looking for distracted drivers. So far this year, 41 deaths have been attributed to distracted driving on OPP-patrolled roads...

    • Posted September 3, 2015
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  • Bievenido a Canadá! Entrevista a Veronica Parada

    Ya llegaste al Canadá … ¿y ahora qué ? Hacer la transición de tu país de origen a una nueva tierra puede ser desconcertante al principio – pero usted no está solo. Más de 300.000 inmigrantes vienen...

    • Posted August 17, 2015
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