Sunday, October 13, 2019

The Quotation of the Week (October 13 - 19, 2019)


A quotation of Pope Francis on 'the election of a pope
does not make him less sinful,' compiled by Jerome D'Costa
(To read the quotation on a larger format, please on the above image)

Bookmark and Share

Sunday, October 6, 2019

The Quotation of the Week (October 6 - 12, 2019)


A quotation of Pope Francis on 'a person without hope
 is unable to forgive,' compiled by Jerome D'Costa
Photo © Jerome D'Costa (2018)

Bookmark and Share

Monday, September 30, 2019

The Colourful Autumn Is Here In Toronto


The Autumn season is already in Toronto
Photo © Jerome D'Costa (Sept. 26, 2019)

Colourful trees are the signs of the Autumn (also called the Fall) season in Canada. These changing colours from the green to reddish, yellow, and pink are a sight to see and enjoy. 

Please see the following photos in your heart's content to enjoy the colours:



Bookmark and Share

Sunday, September 29, 2019

The Quotation of the Week (September 29 - October 5, 2019)


A quotation of Dale Carnegie on 'doing one's best without
letting criticism affecting oneself,' compiled by Jerome D'Costa
Artwork by Shouvik Mikhail D'Costa (Toronto: 1999)

Bookmark and Share

Friday, September 27, 2019

Toronto Participates in the Global Climate Strike Today


Climate strike protesters gathering 
at the Queen's Park, Toronto 
Strikers are entering the Queen's Park

Posters on a wall outside the Queen's Park TTC Station

Strikers are distributing literature on 
climate change and their demands

A poster demanding 'system change, 
not climate change'

A striker distributing posters 
at the Queen's Park compound
A poster on the ground

A stall distributing literature on climate change

A poster asking for making a choice and being
courageous in taking action for climate change

A student holds out a poster 

Two student participants
in the Queen's Park climate strike

Another striker against the ill-effects
of the Canadian oil pipelines 

Father-son participants
in the climate strike in Toronto

Photos (Climate strike protest at the Queen's Park, 
Toronto: Sept. 27, 2019) © Jerome D'Costa 

Thousands of men, women, students, and children took to the streets of more than 80 cities and towns of Canada today participating in the global climate strike protest that's being held all over the world. 

More than 15,000 people took part in it at the Queen's Park where the Ontario provincial Legislative Assembly is situated, reports CTV News. They carried protest banners, posters, and signs condemning government inaction or inadequate action and demanded immediate action for reducing the global warming for the safety and security of the future generations.

For more, please read the following:



Bookmark and Share

Sunday, September 22, 2019

The Quotation of the Week (September 22 - 28, 2019)


A quotation of Dr. Jerome C. Harste on 'the social practices of
working-class neighbourhood schools vs. affluent neighbourhood
schools,' compiled by Jerome D'Costa


Artwork by Joachim Romeo D'Costa (Toronto: 2016)
(You may click on the artwork above to read it on an enlarged format)

Bookmark and Share

Sunday, September 15, 2019

The Quotation of the Week (September 15 - 21, 2019)


A quotation of Pope Francis on 'using God and religion
for violence and oppression,' compiled by Jerome D'Costa
Design: Jerome D'Costa

Bookmark and Share