By now, I assume we have all heard or read Republican Senatorial candidate Richard Murdouck’s comment that “even when life begins in that horrible situation of rape, that it is something that God intended to happen.” It seems like yet… Continue Reading
…wait, what? I thought Mr. Harper was a heartless, cruel man who loved nothing more than the almighty loonie, like any good Tory. Well, Maclean’s (and Laval University’s) Stephen Gordon disagrees. Prof. Gordon argues: The Conservatives’ rabid demonisation of the… Continue Reading
I know there is a lot of interest around these parts in the role of Canada’s Human Rights Commissions and Canada’s hate speech laws. Personally, I’m always a tad ashamed of the way Canada can be so scared of speech,… Continue Reading
Lincoln Alexander, former Ontario Lieutenant Governor, died on Friday. Linc, as he liked to be called, became the first black Member of Parliament in 1968. It was the first of many prominent positions for a man well-loved by those he… Continue Reading
This one is for Glyph and dhex. It’s 11:00 minutes, but it’s worth the investment.