2-minute reads Part 3: Who are the people in our neighbourhood?
CINDY DAY: Debunking a meteorological myth
Mount Allison researchers hoping to get insiders’ view into cannabis ...
NB Agricultural Alliance launches Why local? Why not? campaign
Front licence plates to be eliminated in New Brunswick
Wave Hotel being rebuilt in Clarenville, NL
Province wants to limit Flying Start Learning Lessons in Bonavista ...
2020 Porsche 911 Carrera an instant classic
2020 Telluride, the 'this can't be a Kia' Kia
The Sackville Tribune Post
Explainer: Why blackface (and brownface) offend
PAT CULLEN: Victoria — the town with a medical clinic but no doctors
STEVE BARTLETT: What we’re doing about the federal election
JIM VIBERT: Climate voters face Hobson’s choice
STEVE BARTLETT: Gord Downie, and the gift that lasts
COMMENTARY: Please hear Hong Kong’s cry for help
DEREK FROM: Freedom of expression is increasingly under attack from professional bodies seeking to regulate what their members can say
Saskatchewan nurse Carolyn Strom is back in court this week, this time at the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal (SKCA). Despite its humble beginnings, her case is of national importance. In 2015, Carolyn, a registered nurse, posted comments on social ...
CHRISTIE BLATCHFORD: Will McCaffrey have to throw friend Goldy all the way under the bus?
MISSISSAUGA, Ont.— The recent brouhaha about Conservative candidate Justina McCaffrey — Should Andrew Scheer fully disown her? Must McCaffrey herself fully denounce her pal Faith Goldy and distance herself from Goldy’s hard ...
LOUTFI AND BEEBE: In this federal election, help build democracy from the ground up
By Caro Loutfi and John Beebe 'On Oct. 21, Canadians will choose our next federal government. We are expected to show up, mark our paper ballots and place them in the ballot box. In doing so, we decide who will govern and represent ...
TERRY GLAVIN: Canadians need a leaders' debate on foreign policy – and Trudeau shouldn't duck it
In the customarily cynical way that federal election campaigns are orchestrated, it makes perfectly good political sense, from a Liberal Party point of view, that Justin Trudeau has refused to participate in Thursday’s ...
ADAMS AND PARKIN: Election 2019 – Are Canadians losing confidence in their democracy?
By Michael Adams and Andrew Parkin There are few certainties heading into an election campaign; the outcome is up for grabs. The one thing many do feel certain of is that it is Canada’s turn to be buffeted by the winds of populism. As we ...
CHRIS SELLEY: Politicians say they won't prop up a minority government? Don't believe it
As Andrew Coyne wrote here earlier in the week, the silver lining to the omnishambles at Westminster right now has been witnessing a Parliament work like it’s supposed to. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is hellbent on playing chicken with a ...
JOHN IVISON: Timely book warns that Canada's democracy is threatened by political abuse
Just as the Trojans learned the hard way to be wary of Greeks bearing gifts – the “gift” in question being the proverbial Trojan horse – so Canadians should be leery about political parties promising to restore their trust in ...
BRIAN LILLEY: Gun bans won’t work, let’s deal with the real issues
From Toronto Mayor John Tory to the editorial board of the Globe and Mail , the Ontario NDP and more — there are calls for one simple thing that will keep us safe from future gun crime in Canada: Banning handguns. “I remain ...
BRIAN LILLEY: Team Trudeau woos, or is that scares, voters to cast ballot for them
You could call it a full court press by the Trudeau cabinet. The PM and his ministers have been spreading out across the country on campaign-like stops making funding announcements or election-style stops in communities across the country. ...
BRIAN LILLEY: Electric vehicle sales slump one year after subsidy cut
Electric vehicle sales took a sharp tumble in Ontario when the Ford government cancelled subsidies for the high-end cars a year ago. Fresh off their election win, the PCs said there was no sense in subsidizing vehicles for wealthy people that ...