Who’s Too Short to Be President?

Welcome to your morning newscast. Today’s top story: Did you know if you’re less than 6 ft. tall, you can’t be president? Who knew? Canada is crawling uncertainly, as it…

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Regardless of Intentions, Jody Wilson-Raybould Has Done Canadians a Favour

It was four years ago that SNC-Lavalin, the Quebec-based engineering and construction giant, was charged. Officials in the company allegedly bribed Libyan officials and members of government, including the infamous…

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You, Me, Facebook, and Free Speech

When it comes to the issue of free speech and how it relates to social media platforms like Facebook, there appears to be two entrenched camps. On one side, you…

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Minimums and Maximums

Don’t worry. I’m not talking about minimum and maximum sentencings in criminal proceedings – a topic virtually guaranteed to provoke unpleasant arguments over the dinner table. This should provoke some…

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The Sins of Meghan’s Father


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Taking Our Jobs? At Least Someone Is

It’s not a well-known fact, but in the United States and — to a certain extent — Canada, getting crops from field to fork and products from factory to shelf…

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Sorry, You’ll Have to Find Your Own Identity — Canada and the U.S. Don’t Provide It

There are many folks on both the right and left, specifically those who identify with (or are sympathetic to) populist movements, that want to make a strong claim on what…

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Fixing a Law Is Not Attacking Its Aim

In Ontario, animal rights legislation is enforced by an organization called the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals — A private organization, not subject to all the…

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Rise Up, All Who Are Oppressed!

When President Donald Trump announced that he would pull American troops out of Syria, Rand Paul, republican senator from Kentucky, applauded the news with typical non-interventionist talking points. “It should…

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Shut It Down

The Wall! We all know and love… well, most of us hate it, but some people love it. Thusly, the reasons for the drama and government shutdown in the United…

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