On April 6th, a collision between a bus carrying the Humboldt (Saskatchewan) Broncos Junior A hockey team and a semi-trailer truck resulted in 15 deaths and 14 injuries. This is a tragedy for the families and friends of those killed Continue reading Whose deaths warrant public grief?
When Tina Turner belted out “What’s love got to do with it?” in 1984, she had left her relationship with the abusive Ike Turner behind her. However, reports of their divorce indicate she also left behind much of her financial Continue reading What’s law got to do with it?
I went to see the film I, Tonya recently and was reminded of how much I like bad girls. In fact, many years ago, my friend Mary Fleming and I started The Bad Girls Fan Club of which we were Continue reading The appeal of bad girls
“But if you try sometime you find/You get what you need.” Many women leaving abusive relationships would take exception to even the modest optimism expressed by the Rolling Stones in this 1969 hit. Nonetheless, this is very much the tone Continue reading “You can’t always get what you want . . .”