Columnists
Rick Salutin | The Christianity on display in the race for Republican presidential nominee is, you should forgive the expression, a godsend to nouveau atheists like Richard Dawkins and Sam Harris.
News
Krystalline Kraus | Excited about the victory against the Keystone XL pipeline? Not so fast. U.S. Republicans are doing everything they can to revive the project and continue the debate through the presidential election.
Columnists
Amy Goodman | "The president is wrong." So says one of the newly appointed co-chairs of U.S. President Barack Obama's re-election campaign.
Columnists
Amy Goodman | In his State of the Union address, many heard echoes of the Barack Obama of old. Among the populist pledges rolled out in the speech was tough talk against the too-big-to-fail banks.
Columnists
Jerry West | The more I watch the current crop of Republican presidential hopefuls the more it is obvious that we are in a 21st-century society being governed by 18th- and 19th-century thinking.
News
Maria Kari | The rhetoric was soaring last night as Obama delivered the final State of the Union address of his first term. But some of the most important things were left unsaid.
Columnists
Duncan Cameron | Close observers of U.S. politics were surprised to see Newt Gingrich win the South Carolina primary. Of equal surprise to Canadians was seeing Gingrich single out Stephen Harper in his victory speech.
Blog
Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver
David J. Climenhaga | Temporary emphasis on the Northern Gateway pipeline does not indicate any diminishment in the commitment of the Conservative-corporate axis to see Canadian oil pumped south to Texas.
Podcast
Redeye
Jane Williams | Canadian author and activist Naomi Klein was one of the 10,000 people who surrounded the White House on November 6 to say no to pipelines and no to the tar sands.
Blog
Gerry Caplan | It is really only by appreciating the concept of creating your own reality that the deranged -- yet frighteningly effective -- escapades of the Republican Party can be remotely understood.
Blog
"The Redford Files"
David J. Climenhaga | A new Wildrose Party website is the best evidence yet the whole ramshackle far-right project is crumbling in the face of Premier Alison Redford's Tory juggernaut.
Blog
The Edmonton Sun on Thomas Lukaszuk's Adventure
David J. Climenhaga | What's going on with Alberta's Tories? They're chasing cars through the snow, musing about sales taxes and vowing to end Canada's dependence on the U.S. economy. Confusing!