Alex Ballingall

Veteran Ron Beal holds an image of himself (aged 24) taken shortly after WWII
Canada

Vindicating Dieppe

The catastrophic WWII battle may have had a much larger purpose than just taking a French beach
Metric minds its own business
Culture

Why Metric Music is miles ahead

Toronto band makes, promote and distributes its own albums
The joy of belonging
General

A Rwandan refugee finds acceptance in the Canadian army

Inspired by Roméo Dallaire, Tarcisse Ruhamyandekwe joined the Reserve, where abilities were judged, not ethnicities
A peacock moment
General

A Canadian veteran’s peacock moment on D-Day

John Trafford swept Omaha Beach for mines before the U.S. soldiers came ashore
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World

California offloads the cost of crime

California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a law mandating the “realignment” of the way California puts people behind bars.
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Culture

Wheels of fortune

Photographer Brian Howell turns shopping carts of cast-offs into arresting art
Canadian Tire rotator
General

How corporate social responsibility improved these companies’ bottom lines

Doing good turned out to be good for Canadian Tire, Ford and Gap too