Two Canadian comedians, Ali Hassan and Dave Merheje, decided to transform their personal experiences with racial profiling into a comedy act they hope everyone can understand, relate to and laugh about.
They performed We Ain’t Terrorists at the SAIT campus Gateway Pub on Jan. 24, 2019.
By Aiesha Hinds, Brittany Willsie, Holly Maller, Kiah Lucero and Tawnya Plain Eagle
The Queen of Bud cannabis vendor on Calgary’s 10th Avenue is enjoying a superb reaction from buyers of cannabis since Canada’s legalization of marijuana.
The store is designed to cater mainly to female customers. It opened its doors on Oct.17, the day recreational cannabis was legalized in Canada. Ms. Newman says that response from the public is better than what they could have hoped for.
The opioid crisis has had a devastating effect on families throughout Canada, with 4-thousand people losing their lives in 2017. Opioid Stories is a multimedia website featuring a handful of the individuals who have experienced the epidemic firsthand, in one way or another.
By Holly Maller, Cassandra Woods, and Holly Ollenberger