Opinion

A Silent Voice

Legendary Iranian poet Siavash Kasraie once said that his “ears are the landing pad for silent voices.” Iranian-Canadian Human Rights Activist Nazanin Afshin-Jam says…

We’re all on the same train

It used to be 50%, then down to 40% and now even lower to 30%. Industrialized and modern nations’ share of the global economy…

Cruisin' for a Bruisin'

It’s the end of year, businesses booming, Santa Clause vrooming. Iranians celebrating Yalda, the longest night of year, Christians celebrating Christmas, finishing up the…

The Canadian Canoeing Experience

By this point in the 21st century, you probably have witnessed thousands of people fiddling with their smart phones in coffee shops, busses or…

All eyes are on our community

Ottawa’s Embassy Newspaper quoted statistics prepared by census Canada recently: “six to seven thousand Iranians immigrate to Canada annually.” We know most of them…

A role model for the world

Canada has always been a role model for the world. The question is whether it can maintain this status. Historically, Canada has been an…

One small planet, too many unknowns

What type of future is awaiting us? Will there appear a division in the European Union? WillChinabecome the world’s biggest super power? Will theU.S.economy…