Tag: Conversation

The conversation about race belongs in the boardroom

When the BlackNorth Initiative launched in June 2020, it was amidst a worldwide cry for justice for Black people and police reform. Like it or not, it was time to start the long overdue conversation about diversity and racial inequality. The initiative set out to improve the lives of millions of Black Canadians and BIPOC…

‘Why isn’t there one site to book vaccines?’ ‘Do we have a supply issue?’ An in-depth conversation with Dr. Homer Tien, head of Ontario’s COVID-19 vaccine task force

Despite the chaos surrounding Ontario’s vaccine rollout, Dr. Homer Tien, the new head of the province’s COVID-19 vaccine task force, is confident Ontario will hit its goal of 40 per cent of eligible adults receiving at least one jab by May 6. “I think we’ll hit that threshold. Then, if the vaccines ramp up, as…

Vince Vaughn defends 'cordial' Donald Trump conversation

Article content continued Now, in a new interview with the Los Angeles Times, the Wedding Crashers star insisted he had “always been cordial to” multiple politicians in the past, while distancing himself from Trump’s conservative politics. “In my career I’ve met a lot of politicians who I’ve always been cordial to; I’ve met Nancy Pelosi…