The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal

Voices

Lorinda Stewart was at a friend’s house when she received a phone call that changed her life forever. Her daughter, journalist Amanda Lindhout, had been taken captive in Somalia.

When we talk about travel we talk about the experiences that define our souls. The adventures that develop and create our beings into the next version of themselves.

Since the inquiry of into Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women, Girls and Two-Spirits (MMIWGT2S) opened in September 2016 a lifetime has passed for so many families. More than 1,000 families continue to search for their loved ones.

The controversial documentary, Hush, which was screened by Campus Pro-Life at the University of Calgary, left audiences with different emotions about the film and the supposed impacts of an abortion while an anti-abortion activist and a neutral social conflict academic agree on one next step forward.