Canadians -- to whom all this talk in America and Europe about Russian-inspired fake news seems a rather paranoid fantasy that has nothing to do with us -- are about to get a rude awakening.
Tinkering with CAFE could mean different standards for different countries and higher prices for vehicles
"Canada is back, my friends," Prime Minister Justin Trudeau famously declared at the Paris climate summit in November 2015, just weeks after having routed Stephen Harper's Conservatives. "We're here to help."
We must at least pretend to take Kevin O'Leary seriously when he says, "Canada can't afford to sit back and watch thousands of people walk right into our country without any documentation pretending to be refugees."
If you`d had the opportunity to ask shipbuilder Melancthon Simpson which was the best-known ship he`d ever built, he`d likely have had a hard time answering.
Tyler and Alex Mifflin spent summers in the water. Childhood memories of canoe trips and pristine waves contrast heavily with something they heard from adults time and again: "Don't swim in Lake Ontario. It's too polluted."
I grew up in an era of magical thinking, when the solution to poverty lay in the mystical machinations of trickle-down economics, and "Just say no" was the strategy for both drug addiction and abstinence-only sex education.
To celebrate Canada's 150th anniversary this year, I suggest we move to free entry for all our national museums.
Trusting Premier Kathleen Wynne and the Liberals to fix the hydro mess they've created is like trusting rabbits to guard the lettuce patch.
On Dec. 30, 1922, Angelina Napolitano walked out of Kingston Penitentiary, a free woman. She was 39.
Red flags aren't always visible to the untrained eye.
Sarah knew her fiancé was a racist. But she was just 17 and madly in love, so she tried to ignore it.
When the newly elected president of the United States arrived to address a joint session of Congress on Tuesday evening, no one on God's green earth could predict with any confidence how he would look, sound or act.
The Balkans seem to swing from being forgotten and ignored by the rest of the world to becoming abruptly and frighteningly relevant.
What does fishing bring to our local economy? Recreational angling, the sometimes forgotten contributor to economic growth, plays a much larger role than one might think.
Only 39 light-years away, astronomers have found seven planets circling a very small "red dwarf" star called Trappist-1. All seven are in or near what we call the Goldilocks Zone: not too hot, not too cold, but just right for water to remain liquid on the planet.
If the federal government is going to shovel $180 billion out the door for infrastructure, it should have a plan for the money more detailed than "Let's shovel $180 billion out the door as fast as we can," the Senate's finance committee says.
You may not have noticed that Pope Francis's Holy Year of Mercy quietly ended just before Christmas. Justin Trudeau's grade for that year was a solid F, while his pal Barack Obama merits a reasonable B. It's detention time for the prime minister.
An impressive number of Canadians are prepared to exercise great strength by shouting loudly about the threat posed by toddlers and their mothers stumbling across the 49th parallel, even if their shouting exacerbates any existing threat by alienating the very people they wish to keep out and who will inevitably make it in.