Tag: back to school
Although most Canadian’s look forward to Labour Day as one last long weekend before the end of summer, the origin behind the holiday stemmed from a different purpose. Over 140 years ago, labour pioneers paraded in Toronto in support of the Typographical Union’s strike for shorter working hours.
That parade was the first in a chain of events that … Read More »
Every year right before school starts, I get school days nostalgia, especially, when I’m being inundated with back to school ads and news segments. Then immediately after, I get a feeling of grief when I remember summer is almost over.
The last days of summer used to be filled with eager anticipation. That perhaps there were … Read More »