|News Karl Nerenberg | Though the new law targets all religious symbols, many believe the goal is to demonize and persecute one identifiable minority group: Muslim women.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Doug Ford has just given Prime Minister Justin Trudeau the villain he needs to win the next federal election.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | It's tempting to see this as a small matter concerning only ambitious politicians in Toronto. But to paraphrase the old saw about the lost $5 bill, it's not the lousy five bucks, it's the principle.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | No one should expect the questions about the funding of Catholic education in Saskatchewan to be resolved by June 30, or when classes resume in September.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | If Alberta Premier Jim Prentice wants to show some real courage, he should withdraw Bill 10 and allow the Legislature to vote on Bill 202.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | PC leadership candidate Jim Prentice roared: "We can take back our party, and we can set it right, my friends!" All around me, the room was full of the same old Tory hacks.|
A challenge for the Redford Government: use Section 33 of the Charter to impose your unconstitutional lawsDavid J. Climenhaga | Of course, when a government uses Section 33 of the Charter, its intentions are made obvious to all.