Drowning deaths renew calls for newcomer swim classes

By CBC News | The drowning deaths of two newcomers to Canada last week has an immigrant from Somalia worried about his own family’s safety around the water. Abdulahi Elmi, who came to Canada with his wife and two children two years ago, says no one in his family...
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The trouble with diversity journalism

By Douglas Todd, Vancouver Sun | I’ve been covering ethnic, religious, sexual orientation and other so-called diversity issues most of my newspaper career. I’ve always been curious about different people, world views and cultures, aiming to report on them with...
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