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Writing Samples

Politics: Is it fair to ban expats from voting?
BBC News

Feature: Stampede: Why horses die on the 'half-mile of hell'
BBC News

Feature: Survivors of Canada's 'cultural genocide' still healing
BBC News

Feature: The fugitive well known along the Appalachian trail
BBC News

Feature: Why one Canadian midwife won't be giving birth at home
BBC News

Politics Brief: Canadian lawmakers vote to expand spy powers
BBC News

Trending: Facebook challenges legitimacy of some Native names
BBC News

Feature: Keystone XL pipeline: Why is it so disputed?
BBC News

Feature: Canadian mum flouts cannabis law for treatment
BBC News

Entertainment: Bill Cosby: Fans and protesters clash at live show
BBC News

Video (Producer): Why teenagers 'sext' - and what parents can do
BBC Trending

Video (Producer): Twin Peaks, the show made for Gifs
BBC Trending

Video (Interviewer 3:42-4:47): Morocco's offshore oil dispute
BBC News

Feature: Elizabeth Gallagher travellers return home to Canada
BBC News

Data Feature: The Livability Index: The 35 Best U.S. Cities for People 35 and Under
Vocativ.com

Data Feature: The Best Banks in America
Money Magazine, Time, Inc.

Feature: Springtime Conflict Spells Winter Crisis for Ukraine
Inter Press Service

Feature: U.N. Agenda a Reflection of Political Power Plays
Inter Press Service

World Brief: Experts say Military Intervention Reveals Putin's Greatest Fears
Inter Press Service

Video: Ghosts of New York
Columbia Journalism School

Video: Community rallies around Alex Rodriguez
Columbia Journalism School

Cover Feature: Canadian discount airlines get ready to rumble
Canadian Business magazine

Business: Barrick goes a bonus too far
Canadian Business magazine

Travel: Relive the Gilded Age in Newport Rhode Island
The Toronto Star

Feature: The homeless can eat well (if they know where to go)
The Toronto Star

Listicle: How to get access to exclusive events
The Toronto Star

City News: Passengers wait 13 hours on airport tarmac
The Toronto Star

City Hall: Toronto councillors outraged after shark fin ban struck down
The Toronto Star

Cover Feature: Bullied girl's memorial pages targeted by negative messages
The Toronto Star

Science: What ever happened to the melting north?
This Magazine

Feature: Compromises with advertisers add up to bad journalism
J-Source

Business: Going green for charity
MSNBC.com

Feature: Students' hunger for change spans wide divides
MSNBC.com