Really appreciating @bychrischeung's feature in @TheTyee on the daily lives of bottle binners in the city, and the discrimination they face while trying to earn an income. This is the result of extensive work and thinking.
— Jackie Wong (@_jackiewong)
May 18, 2023
A tale of Montreal and Toronto, and their different paths on regional #governance. https://t.co/Q2Orv6LpKW
— Park People / Ami·es des parcs (@Park_People)
May 17, 2023
Tweeted by @Park_People
My @TorontoStar column: With fears of wild tailgate parties, increased DUIs and other social ills, council’s debate on allowing people to drink in parks got very silly last week.
Toronto’s next mayor needs to be ready to cut through the silliness.
— Matt Elliott…
As a designer, I appreciate (finally) reading a take on this that’s more interested in the stumbling aesthetic choices than their supposed deep political meaning. https://t.co/zCGxJALJim
— Joshua Hind (@joshuahind)
May 14, 2023
Tweeted by @joshuahind
"This is a situation we should employ @CycleToronto to do public education. We should talk to Uber & say what are you doing to ensure the people are riding safely? These are all steps we should take before sending police after vulnerable working people.”
— The Biking…
There’s a new coffee shop on Spadina “sandwiched” between Paramount and Wide Open: Cubano Kings opened May 8 with delicious cafécito and a celebratory guava pastry from Felix, pictured here. Welcome to the neighbourhood! https://t.co/J1mIrXqHts https://t.co/sYAwPyNE9z
— Garment District…
“The good thing about Iceland,” I was once told by the exceptional pianist Víkingur Ólafsson, “is that anything is possible.”
Incredible peace about the strong classical music scene in Iceland, featuring many of our most beloved artists.
— Iceland Music (@IcelandMusic)
.@DianneSaxe proposes targeting working cyclists/e-bikers w identifiers & police enforcement. Pedestrian safety is critical but this is an inefficient & potentially harmful response to safety concerns. We need safe infra, education & corp responsibility:
— The Biking…
Chinatowns everywhere are under threat of disappearing—and along with them, the rich history of communities who fought for a place to belong.
@TVOdocs Original 'Big Fight in Little Chinatown' premieres May 9 on TVO, YouTube and the TVO Today mobile app. https://t.co/nEcW8Yy0eR
— TVO (@tvo)
I profiled @AFSulli's and his superb new novel "The Marigold" for the @TorontoStar because a) this is what I do, and b) you should read the novel https://t.co/esj1rbXt9r
— James Grainger (@JamesNGrainger) Apr 19, 2023
Tweeted by @JamesNGrainger
We're asked to subscribe to a lot these days. Music, tv, car features... It's all a bit much. But this, this is something I could get behind! A beer a week for life for $350. https://t.co/WJKxDjWiQn
— 🌎 Ben Holt (@beanjammin) Apr 8, 2023
Tweeted by @beanjammin
Digital Game Culture in Korea: The Social at Play by @cheeflo is now available for Pre-order, with ebook coming soon. Check it out! 30% off Code: 8S23COM Make this your 'airport book' in time for conference season 📷 https://t.co/s7IescbAUN https://t.co/P1s3dkZVtu
— Dr. Florence Chee (she/her)…