Sheldon Birnie

Leave the lettuce alone!

“Please tell the man I didn’t kill anyone, I’m just tryin’ to have me some fun.” — John Prine As you read this, our federal…


Give it a shot

Feb. 14 marks the beginning of Fair Trade Manitoba’s One-Month Challenge. Manitobans are challenged to buy only fair trade certified coffee, tea and chocolate —…


It’s a long way to the top

Life at the top is something that is difficult to fathom from the bottom. While average Canadians are still struggling with the effects of the…