But, remember, Walker shot 40 percent from beyond the arc two summers ago on the Nike EYBL circuit. Despite playing out of position all season, he has shown that his game is tailor made for the NBA as a rim running, pick and roll finishing, shot blocker/offensive rebounder in the Clint Capela mold. John Wall would likely appreciate having someone like him to throw lobs to.” Jonathan Givony.

Places to Grow has made it more difficult for low income residents to afford decent housing and more difficult for governments to fund housing subsidies that voters have demanded for families who need the help.The likely continued deterioration of middle income housing affordability will make solving the problem even more difficult. This could lead to understandable and substantial support for destructive policies such as rent control, as more households are excluded from the housing aspirations that were so readily available to previous generations.Doug Ford and the PCs could have a once in a generation opportunity to effectively deal with the housing affordability crisis. It is time for a serious rethink of the Toronto area housing policy, with a focus on putting the right priorities first.

In recent weeks, Patterson, 75, has come under fire for taped comments he made between 2000 and 2014 about women, including those remarking on a teenage girl figure and saying female seminarians need to work harder to look attractive. He also said women who are abused almost always should stay with their husbands. After thousands of Southern Baptist women signed a petition calling for the seminary board of trustees to oust him from his position, he apologized for making comments about the teenager, but he did not apologize for his comments about abused women.

He’s not alone in wondering where all the angry or even just politically aware musicians are holing up. It was all the way back in 2000 when Rage Against the Machine rocked outside the Democratic Convention to protest the two party political system. It’s been more than a decade since Kanye took issue with George Bush’s respect for black folks five years later.

THE UBIQUITOUS appearance of American flags throughout our community in the days following the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks has brought a cavalcade of color to our ordinary byways. It is a stunning display made all the more poignant on these days when the brilliant late summer sunshine stands in such profound contrast to the darkness that has enveloped our country and our hearts.