Students most vulnerable in GTA housing crisis

ETC STAFF In the same week Major League Baseball re-opens its ballparks, the Greater Toronto Area’s out-of-control housing and rental prices are reaching a fever pitch. For a potential homebuyer in the GTA, the average selling price of a home last month was over $916,567, according to the city’s real estate board in a statement on Wednesday, a jump of... More

Mixing religion with public education is messy business

The Peel Region School Board is engaged in a cage match with parents who oppose the introduction of a designated space for Muslim prayer in public schools. A recent video which is gaining international attention shows a diverse coalition of angry parents expressing their frustration with the board. One man furiously presented a copy of Quran and proceeded to rip... More