Weekly roundup July 18 – 24

Articles/Columns

Codenames: Playing Spymaster with R.

What’s wrong with Airbnb? Worthwhile Canadian Initiative

The New Jonah Lehrer: More Honest, More Boring, Still Spreading Bunk Slate

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Weekly roundup July 11 – 17

Articles/Columns

Digital billboard plan has Leaside opponents seeing red Toronto Star

Turning the CPP into 18 million ‘RRSPs’ National Post

Short story: I Will Rate Your Vagina BuzzFeed

Playing ‘Telephone’ with Transportation Data Planteizen

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Weekly roundup July 4 – 10

It is vacation time…

Articles/Columns

Baring it all, with Pride Toronto Star

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Weekly roundup June 27 – July 3

Articles/Columns

How the Toronto Symphony Orchestra uses graphic design to guide its audiences though its music Creative Review

Independent retail still thriving at street level in Toronto: study Metro

Sit up and listen: It’s time for travellers to stop reclining their seats
The Globe and Mail

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Weekly roundup June 20 – 26

Articles/Columns

How to Get Brazil (And Latin America) Completely Wrong Americas Quarterly

How I imagine Brazilian Ministry of Tourism meetings

I just finished reading “Brown” based on reading this review. It is well worth reading for everyone.
Review: Kamal Al-Solaylee’s Brown is essential reading for understanding the non-white world

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Weekly roundup June 13 – 19

Articles/Columns

CBSA learned of its own detainee’s death by accident – three weeks later Global News

After ‘The Biggest Loser,’ Their Bodies Fought to Regain Weight The New York Times

Soda taxes when store brands exist The New Zealand Initiative

Yonge & St. Clair Reborn National Post

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Weekly roundup June 6 – 12

Ice Creamed: Brazil’s Hockey Team Struggles With Basics—Like Skating Wall Street Journal

Ontario’s corporate election donations ban doesn’t ban corporate election donations Ottawa Citizen

McDonald’s: you can sneer, but it’s the glue that holds communities together The Guardian

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