Matthew Behrens
Oct 22 2014 | Like moral panics that have framed particular groups as the new internal enemy, youth both idealist and alienated now fit the focus of terror suspect, especially if they are Muslim and plan to travel.
Duncan Cameron
Oct 21 2014 | For Stephen Harper to lose power in the next election, either the Conservative voter base must decline, or more people need to turn up and vote.
Murray Dobbin
Oct 20 2014 | Harper's political calculations about Canada's role in Iraq have little to do with foreign policy: Harper's goal is to stay in power long enough to dismantle the post-war activist state.
Ralph Surette
Oct 20 2014 | Politics and political attitudes are changing in Nova Scotia -- albeit, in a manner too slow and complex for the public's short attention span to notice.
Rick Salutin
Oct 17 2014 | Rogers stomped into CBC HQ in Toronto and never looked backed. Its takeover of hockey has been breathtaking, in that they are trying to turn hockey into Rogers.
Amy Goodman
Oct 16 2014 | The question "Should we put boots on the ground?" is often asked. The answer is yes, in terms of dealing with Ebola. We need health professionals dealing with this preventable global health disaster.
Linda McQuaig
Oct 16 2014 | Will the federal election battle be less over whether to send our warplanes to Iraq and more over whether to send our children to day care? It's shaping up to be that way.
Oct 14 2014 | We need to educate workers that pensions are not automatic nor do they happen by magic. Many pension plans only came about because of unionized workers walking picket lines in many strikes.
Duncan Cameron
Oct 14 2014 | Are we supposed to accept "normal" is a stagnating economy? There are solutions to the problems that face us.
Monia Mazigh
Oct 10 2014 | The new war in Iraq isn't really a war on ISIL or their barbaric methods. It's the third part of an ongoing War on Terror, to recapture what is left of the Middle East after two disastrous wars.
Rick Salutin
Oct 10 2014 | I once crisscrossed Canada during an election to explore what politics means to people. Here are some potential incitements from the mayoral race in Toronto.
Amy Goodman
Oct 9 2014 | Texas state restrictions on abortion access means that 80 per cent of abortion clinics have been closed. Pro-choice activists call them "TRAP laws" -- "Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers."
Linda McQuaig
Oct 9 2014 | Tax-slashing has been the pattern in Canada for decades. No wonder we can't afford European-style social programs. Public revenue has been vanishing into the pockets of corporations and the very rich.
Wayne MacPhail
Oct 8 2014 | A lot of the recent talk about Ello, an upstart social media site, has been about how the nascent community reminds members of the early days of the Internet.
Stephen Leahy
Oct 8 2014 | A decade into North America's fracking boom, the impact on wildlife and the environment remains largely unknown, according to a new study.