TORONTO — Canada has now fully vaccinated 80.93 per cent of the country’s eligible population. Here’s what else you need to know to start your day.
1. Pandora Papers: Hundreds of world leaders, billionaires and celebrities have been hiding their investments in luxury property, yachts and other assets for the past quarter-century, according to a review of nearly 12 million files from around the world.
2. Private apology: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has offered a private apology to the chief of a British Columbia First Nation after passing up opportunities to honour Canada’s first official Day for Truth and Reconciliation in the community.
3. Green Party problems: Saanich-Gulf Islands MP Elizabeth May says Annamie Paul is hurting the Green Party by remaining in control of its communications.
4. Bargaining chip: The wife of a Canadian Uyghur advocate who has been in a Chinese prison for 15 years says the federal government should use the use 2022 Beijing Olympics as a bargaining chip to bring her husband home.
5. Toxic work environment: Job hunting has changed during the COVID-19 pandemic, but there are still ways to determine if a company is the right fit, workplace author Melanie Pound says.
One more thing…
Helping to heal: The Toronto Raptors and the Toronto Maple Leafs took a stand in a visit to London, Ont. this weekend, where they spread the message that hate has no home.