What We Read This Week

Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week!


Happy Canada Day!

“I wish we all enjoy celebrating 150th Canada Day and be thankful for our country, which is full of nature and freedom,” she told me. “I hope we all continue to speak up for justice and continue educating ourselves to be better citizens.”…Read Full Article

From ucobserver


Lone Star ticks that cause red meat allergies are on their way to Canada

It looks like Lyme disease isn’t the only thing Canadians need to worry about contracting from ticks. A bite from the Lone Star tick can trigger an allergy to red meat, and the tiny bug is making its way into Canada…Read Full Article

From Global News



Up to half a million people are living in Canada without official status. The ‘sanctuary city’ movement is growing, but the fear of deportation persists…Read Full Article

From ucobserver


Shelter and Safety, the Oldest of Ideas

In pre-modern times, before the state was tasked with sheltering the homeless or granting asylum to refugees, the care of strangers fell to regular citizens…Read Full Article

From Yes!magazine


‘Straws’ film reveals how the straw in your drink is hurting the world

More than half a million straws are thrown away daily in the U.S. These get blown and washed into oceans and rivers, where animals mistake them for food...Read Full Article

From treehugger

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Categories: culture, environment, Health, justice, society

Author:Wood Lake Publishing

At Wood Lake Publishing we are passionate about supporting and encouraging an emerging form of Christianity, which is rooted in ancient wisdom and attentive to the movement of spirit in our day. Visit us online at woodlakebooks.com


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