Author Archives: Hayley Michaud

Trudeau responds to U.S. airstrike in Syria International, News, Politics

By: Hayley Michaud Prime Minister Justin Trudeau issued a statement on twitter shortly before 9 a.m expressing Canada’s full support of the United States’ action in Syria. U.S. warships launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at a Syrian airfield at 8:40 p.m. EDT Thursday night in response to Tuesday’s chemical weapons attack. Please read my statement on

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Diversity in Hollywood: crunching the numbers Arts & Entertainment, Lifestyle, News

Hayley Michaud The backlash stemming from the nominees for this year’s Academy Awards prompted a University of Southern California study looking into the diversity in Hollywood. When the nominees were announced late last year – with no non white actors or directors on the list – it prompted the trending topic  #OscarsSoWhite. The USC Annenberg School’s

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Federal government discriminates against aboriginal children, Canadian Human Rights Tribunal decides News, Politics

Canada’s federal government has discriminated against First Nations children by not providing the same level of funding for child welfare services according to the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal on Tuesday morning.