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Posted: November 26, 2014

Often the poor are criticized for making poor spending decisions. We can easily think that poverty is avoidable with enough financial advice. But there's a reason luxury goods are sometimes worth the trade off, and we're part of that system.

Posted: November 25, 2014

"It is the people who must save the environment. It is the people who must make their leaders change.

Posted: November 24, 2014

Every day we all make decisions about our purchases. We weigh desire against necessity and financial capacity. However, for a large number of people these everyday decisions are becoming increasingly more difficult.

Posted: November 21, 2014

“I have been taught accommodation. My brother never thinks before he speaks. I have been taught to filter. "How can anyone have a relationship to food?" he asks, laughing, as I eat the black bean soup I chose for its lack of carbs.

Posted: November 20, 2014

What does hair have to do with anything? For Navajo people, it can mean a lot.

Posted: November 19, 2014

In recent years the global community has become increasingly aware of human trafficking around the world.

Posted: November 18, 2014

Today we hear the voices of people with disabilities. This heartwarming message is from 15 kids and young adults with Down Syndrome to a fearful future mother whose unborn son is diagnosed with the disability.

Posted: November 17, 2014

Fourteen year-old Shannen Koostachin had a dream that kids in her community, a remote reserve in northern Ontario, could one day go to school in safe, comfy schools.

Posted: November 14, 2014

“I could no longer connect to my toys in a way that allowed me to participate in the experience.

Posted: November 13, 2014

“Fam Jam” was written by Canadian rapper Shad about his childhood as a newcomer in Canada.