October 18 2020: Michael Nicin on Avoiding Nursing Homes & Margaret MacMillan on “War: How Conflict Shaped Us”

It’s an unintended consequence of the pandemic’s devastating toll in long-term care. A majority of Canadians are reevaluating their plans, hoping to avoid ever moving into nursing or retirement homes. That’s the conclusion of a poll
From The National Institute on Ageing at Ryerson University. Libby Znaimer reached executive Director Michael Nicin.


It’s the scourge of humanity, but war also drives massive change in society and technological innovation. Eminent Canadian historian Margaret MacMillan lays this out in sweeping detail in her latest book:”War: How conflict Shaped Us”‘. Libby reached her in England.