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Facebook’s rebranding is anything but 'meta'

To be meta about Meta would involve reflecting upon the fact that Facebook is a company that designs technology around people.

Canada should look inward to address American protectionism

Amid another flurry of U.S. protectionist measures, Canada should reconsider the value of global trade deals over bilateral agreements....


'Squid Game' highlights plight of South Korean workers...

Squid Game alludes to anti-worker violence that has permeated South Korean labour history, and reminds viewers of the need to overcome...

Artificial intelligence may not actually be the solution...

Artificial intelligence is becoming increasingly sophisticated. But we’re still a long way off from AI being able to discern what’s...

'Schitt's Creek' holiday special: For Jews like Johnny...

The ‘Schitt’s Creek’ holiday special, a fan favourite, showed how the omipresence of Christmas has offered (especially intermarried)...

How global business could be the unexpected COP26 solution...

The goal of the Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero, or GFANZ, is to bring together the financial sector to accelerate the transition...

Schools need to step up to address Islamophobia

Tackling Islamophobia as a form of racism even when Muslims aren’t visible is key.

How vulnerable is your personal information? 4 essential...

Data breaches have become a fact of life. Here are articles from The Conversation that detail the threat, why it happens and what...

Reverse vaccination technique in mice suggests new way...

A recent lab-stage study finds that preexposure to the proteins used to treat conditions like hemophilia A could help train the immune...

Why we're using filmmaking to encourage vaccination by...

Two film crews comprised of Latino and Black cinematic arts graduate students made short films to counter vaccine fears in both communities.

When 'hunker down' isn't an option: The 2021 Atlantic hurricane...

The most vulnerable communities are being pushed deeper into poverty with each climate-related disaster. Part of the problem is that...

Giving Tuesday: Charitable gifts from donor-advised funds...

Little comprehensive research about what the charitable accounts, known as DAFs, are supporting has been conducted until now.

Will omicron – the new coronavirus variant of concern –...

It’s too early to say whether the newly identified omicron variant is going to overtake delta. But particular mutations in the new...

Quitting your job or thinking about joining the ‘great...

A record number of Americans are quitting their jobs. But before you opt to join them, you should consider the risks and costs.

What the public doesn't get: Anti-CRT lawmakers are passing...

Critical race theory is often distorted by GOP politicians and pundits to stir up its Trump base. But CRT is needed more, not less,...

Who's in? Who's out? The ethics of COVID-19 travel rules

Should countries require COVID-19 vaccination for entry while vaccines remain globally scarce?