Justin Trudeau

Justin Trudeau - Brownface Photo Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has apologised for a "brownface photo" which was taken during his attendance at a Vancouver private school back in 2001. Is this PC gone mad? Do we need to ban themed parties? Trudeau has unreservedly apologised saying that … Continue reading

Notre Dame Cathedral Destroyed

Notre Dame Cathedral Destroyed Notre Dame Cathedral has been an icon a French life and resilience for over 700 years. The Cathedral at Notre Dame was first begun in 1163. It took a further 182 years to complete with completion occurring in the year 1345. Often mistaken for Gargoyles, the … Continue reading

Death Of A Planet

Death Of A Planet The picture here of a fracking operation may look innocent enough, but it is a contributor to the death of a planet. This one. Fracking involves drilling through the water table, or aquifer, to deposits of gas underneath. This can lead to contamination of the aquifer … Continue reading

Toffee Apples

Toffee Apples Day Today is the day to eat a good Toffee Apple. Not only is the humble toffee apple used in Halloween celebrations but in many others. They are eaten in Brazil at the feast of St John The Apostle. In Canada, many fairs and festivals will see toffee (or candy) apples … Continue reading