|Blog Scott Vrooman | The monarchy's defenders say it's an important symbol. That's true, it's an important symbol of the worst of modern human history.|
|News Andreas Krebs | No, we're not talking about King Stephen Harper. That Stephen already has pretty much all the powers reserved to feudal royalty.|
|News Jay Pitter | Yesterday our frenzied response to Kate Middleton -- dubbed "brilliant" for giving birth to a boy -- has exposed just how dissatisfied we are with our personal life stories.|
More than 15 million adult Canadians want to move toward an elected Head of State -- so let's get the conversation startedDemocracy Watch | A country’s Head of State is not just a hollow symbol of old history. The person represents the people of a country -- their values and common purpose, their sense of unity, their loyalty.
|Columnists Rick Salutin | What's with Stephen Harper's anglophilia -- lavish royal visits, restoring "royal" to the navy and air force -- and now Canada-U.K. embassy mergers?|
|Blog Matthew Adams | <p>I wouldn't swivel in my chair to see the Queen, but even I'm a bit surprised that it is news that someone who actually has worked for her position and power touches the Queen.</p>|