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    The Good News of Increasing Good News Stories

    THERE IS MORE GOOD NEWS  IN THE WORLD THAN BAD Recently Maggie was having a conversation with her friend Letitia about good news.  Letitia said, “I have noticed there has been an increase in good news stories lately. I don’t…

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    International Day of Older Persons

    There is More Good News in the World Than Bad October 1st is the International Day of Older Persons. I do not know what age you have to be, to be considered an older person. Many people say age is…

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    Climate Optimist: Part 1

    There is More Good News in the World Than Bad As was her custom, Miranda turned on the 9 o’clock CBC National News. For over two months the lead story had been about the fires raging in many parts of…

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    Some Very Good News About Poverty

    THERE IS MORE GOOD NEWS  IN THE WORLD THAN BAD  It was minus 24 degrees on  December 29th, 2004, when Bassie Kargbo arrived in Thunder Bay. Bassie was a refugee from the civil war in Sierra Leone*  Since that time,…

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    Want to Feel Good? Try H—E.

    There is More Good News Than Bad  Stephen, Grace, Einar and Helga had just returned to Grace and Stephen’s cabin after a long winter’s hike. In spite of the vigorous activity, they were all a little chilled, adding to the…

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    Getting Along and the Golden Rule

    There is More Good News Than Bad Long before I started writing this GOOD NEWS blog I would marvel at the fact that with approximately 7.5 billion people in the world (and it is increasing at about 1% per year),…

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    How to be On the Right Side of Indigenous History

    There is More Good News than Bad What does being on the right side of Indigenous History mean? I believe it means participating in the process of bringing reconciliation about. This in turn begs the question, “What is reconciliation?” There…

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    There is Progress on Reconciliation

    There is More GOOD  News than BAD  In 2015 the Report on Truth and Reconciliation was released after seven years in the making.    https://nctr.ca/records/reports/ The report contained over 6000 interviews and stories from Indigenous peoples, largely about their Residential School…