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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
Kathleen Edwards

Kathleen Edwards, singer-songwriter-businesswoman-badass coffee slinger

“I have to listen to myself more than to what’s happening around me. That’s the most important thing.”

Get inspired by
Kathleen Edwards
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.”

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John Goheen