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October 21, 2019

Shawna Lewkowitz is running as the NDP candidate in London West. She generously sat down with Being Our Future team member Ainsley Jeffery to discuss youth issues and concerns. Find a summary of her answers below. 

  • What would you do to engage the young people in Lon...

October 21, 2019

The Truth About The People’s Party ft. Mike McMullen

“Biggets.” “Racists.” “White supremacists.” All over the media, this is all we see coming from other politicians about The People’s Party. But is all of this really true? Mike McMullen, PPC candidate of London West, g...

September 5, 2019

In the news there has been a lot of talk surrounding the G7, with headlines ranging from issue to issue, country to country. So, are you wondering what the G7 is, why it happens, and everything that went down this year? Read more to learn about the G7 Summit, 2019. 


August 27, 2019

Hi I’m Taylor and the Explore program in La Pocatiere, Quebec was definitely the highlight of my summer.  It was a fun and rewarding experience. I made many new friends that I will keep in touch with for years to come, I got to experience a new culture and learn French...

May 28, 2019

hello friends :) i am back and ready to talk about menstrual hygiene day! that is today, may 28th. menstruation is one of my fave topics to gush about, and i can’t wait to get started.

okay, that sounded really weird, but honestly, i do love to chat about periods. i thi...

On Friday, May 24th, students, adults, seniors and even young children from London joined forces to pull off a large climate change protest at City Hall. The protest started with speeches, including a speech by Peggy Sattler, the MPP for London West. Then with some ene...

May 24, 2019

this week i’m going to talk about halsey’s new song, nightmare, and subsequently, the massive crisis happening in the united states right now. i was planning on writing about the abortion crisis last week, as it was a newstorm as the time, but then nightmare came out....

May 21, 2019

hi everyone! my name is isabella, and i am the girl behind feminist future! the concept for this subsection of being our future came from my frustration with a lack of resources that help girls out. it feels like in order to be successful, especially as a woman, you ne...

April 7, 2019

Education provides knowledge, power, perspective, and skill, which acts as a backbone for personal, societal, and national growth. In Canada, our public school system provides universal access to free schooling, guaranteeing equal opportunity for all children, and unif...

July 31, 2018

America, the land glistening in blue and white stripes

Foreign, and unaccustomed

With crimson red escaping the corners

“America is the land of opportunity’”

my Mami proclaimed

“You must prove yourself worthy”

America was my brother’s lustrous eyes when sparkling flakes casca...

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