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High Five, marking the fifth year of kicking ass

KickassCanadians.ca launched in January 2011. In honour of the site’s fifth year, here are a few reflections and tributes…

Gain insight from High Five
Sean Michaels

Sean Michaels, writer-inventor-music lover

“I find that, as often as not, other people’s ideas are better than mine and we can kind of accomplish more, and with more energy, when we work together.”

Learn to kick ass like
Sean Michaels
John Goheen

John Goheen, principal-Pilgrimage of Remembrance guide

“It wasn’t about the ‘wow factor’ of war, thinking it was somehow exciting or thrilling; it was always born out of remembrance.”

Share experiences with
John Goheen
Ann-Marie MacDonald

Ann-Marie MacDonald, writer-actor-creator-feminist

“As an artist you have to have authentic self and an authentic core, which is a channel for stories and for meaning.”

Get inspired by
Ann-Marie MacDonald