Covid-19 Archives - CANADALAND

Tag: Covid-19

#21 Epidemiology And The Infinite Sadness

October 21, 2020

To be caught off guard by Covid’s first wave was misfortunate. To be caught off guard by its second looks like carelessness.

#281 Anti-Maskers: How To Cover the Uncovered

October 15, 2020

Media’s anti-masker intrigue has Canadaland staff divided.

#280 The Socialist Coup You Can Trust

October 8, 2020

A trifecta of powerful (potentially socialist) forces rally behind #NationalNewspaperWeek — or not. And the bias of coherence muddles COVID-19 messaging.

#341 Food Will Find A Way

September 20, 2020

Restaurants have suffered huge losses during the pandemic.

#19 The Day Doug Ford Finally Became President

August 27, 2020

Following a five-month hiatus, Wag the Doug reemerges into a whole new world…

#338 What The Hell Is The Epoch Times?

August 23, 2020

The Epoch Times’ COVID-19 special edition raised controversy when it landed in mailboxes across Canada in April. The paper was accused of spreading misinformation and fomenting anti-Chinese racism.

PANDEMIC #12- The Most Dangerous Story

August 5, 2020

In the final episode in our series about the COVID-19 pandemic and the crisis in long-term care, we’re going to tell you a different kind of story. A story of hope. About how the people we treat as disposable, can have lives of joy and dignity. And about one place where they were given exactly that.

PANDEMIC #11- It Didn’t Have To Be Like This

July 22, 2020

Four months after the first outbreak in a Canadian nursing home, over 7000 long-term residents have died of COVID-19. But if you look at the news or social media or our political debates, it seems like we’ve already moved on. Maybe that’s because it feels like this kind of tragedy was inevitable during a pandemic. It wasn’t. And we know that because in some places in Canada, politicians and public health officials made decisions that saved hundreds, if not thousands of lives.

PANDEMIC #9- Mend the World

June 24, 2020

After a stroke left him locked in his own body, Rabbi Ronnie Cahana has found ways to lead an incredibly full life. Then the pandemic came. It swept through Quebec, leaving a trail of devastation. Today, Rabbi Cahana is one of the thousands of Quebeckers left stranded in the middle of one of the worst disasters in modern Canadian history.

PANDEMIC #8- Hunger Strike

June 17, 2020

Innis Ingram’s mother is his hero. But today, she’s living in one of the worst hit long-term care homes in Ontario. She has a terminal illness. Dozens and dozens of people around her have died, including her friend and roommate. And she’s had minimal human contact for three months. But even though he can’t be there with her, Innis is determined to get her the care she needs.

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