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The Happiness Links Created by a Beer Ad

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Do Ads Link to Happiness?

Facebook: A Challenge to Our Democracy

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In the past month of October and even before that,  it was discussed that social media, especially Facebook, had a big impact on the democratic youth of our country. In his article for CBC News, Andrew Wherry lays out the reasons why Facebook can be a threat to a complete and accurate information source for political matters.

 

What About Us?

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On October 24 2017, Jorge Barrera posted an article on CBC NewsHealth Canada Knew of Massive Gaps in First Nations Child Health Care, Documents Show: Officials Were Unprepared to Implement Changes Prescribed by Landmark Human Rights Ruling.” The article speaks of “Ottawa [discriminating] against [the] First Nation children by underfunding on-reserve child welfare services and by failing to apply

Gamers or Haters

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While playing “Call of Duty” on XBOX live, many verbal exchanges that gamers have with each other in the voice chat contain hate speech. The insults they throw at their peers, or sometimes even teammate, are often racist, homophobic or sexist. The vocabulary used in those conversations would shock most of the players’ parents. Some game makers were then forced to place countermeasures to eradicate the growing phenomenon.

Aleks c'est toi?

Ce texte est un texte fictif.

La Morale, c'est de toujours suivre tes passions et toujours tenir a ce que tu aimes.

Aleks, Cest toi?

Are You Your Aesthetic?

Am I my aesthetic? My answer would be both, yes and no.

Like most people, I get influenced by the media. I am a huge fan of Korean idols and actors. They all have great body proportions and flawless skin. Seeing how beautiful they look somehow make me feel self-conscious. But then I have to remind myself that those celebrities are also insecure about themselves because they are human and not to mention the world of editing make a huge difference on how people look.

Tout finit par ce payer"

J'ai ecrit cette poésie pour mon texte fictif inspiré d'une vraie histoire pour demontrer la morale suivante, "Tout finit par ce payer"  

 

Le prénom, Ziad, nom? Pas besoin de savoir 

Certains me voient à l’école, d’autres à l’abreuvoir

Parler aux filles, c’etait comme de l’eau à boire  

Un jour je m’appellait Jean, un autre je m’appelle Edouard 

 

Plusieurs femmes m’aiment, grâce à mon sourire

Les émotions ne m’affecte pas, mais les cœurs je savais acquérir 

Sans mettre de l’effort, pour moi elles étaient prêtes à courir

Quebec School Drop Rate: Help Kids With School

n a previous post, the drop rate of Quebec's schools was adressed, and it was obvious that something is off with our system. As many causes were identified, one of them for sure is that school doesnt stimulate the interrest from kids/teenagers. This organization wants to help the development of children both with school and life, with free help for basic needs, interactive games to help learning, and provide healthcare.

The Reality of Rural Living and the Effects on the Education Systems

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On Jan. 22, 2017, Kristin Rushowy wrote an article for the Toronto Star on a rural school in Ontario closing because there were not enough students to be able to stain the building itself. This occurrence is resulting in many families having to send their kids to another school, which happens to be a lot farther than the other school. Some children now have to travel about an hour and a half to get to school.