Canada

Real estate comparison: $18.8M West Van waterfront vs $599,000 New West bungalow

How the rich got richer and you got the shaft

The Great Recession and the Great Depression have many similarities.
Stephen Harper

Game on! Harper calls election amid crumbling economy

Harper calls historic election as Canadian economy sinks.

Reza Aslan on Islamic nationalism and the challenge of jihad

Reza Aslan explained ISIS and Islamic violent extremism to a packed audience at the Indian Summer Festival Thursday.
Mosaic of Canadian faces make up Canadian flag

Six ways that we, the Canadian people, will win the next election

OPINION: There's the old way of doing things, and there's the new. We will vote for change, because we need to make things better.
Canada, environment, emissions, greenhouse gas

Canada's greenhouse gas emissions continue slow climb: Report

Canada committed to reduce its emissions by 17 per cent below 2005 levels by 2020 — and the trend is now firmly heading the wrong way.
Supreme Court rules prayers can't continue at Quebec council meeting

Supreme Court rules prayers can't continue at Quebec council meeting

In a decision that could reverberate in cities and towns across the country, the Supreme Court of Canada has ruled that prayers cannot be recited before municipal council meetings in the Quebec town...
Temporary foreign workers in low-skilled jobs must start leaving Canada today

Temporary foreign workers in low-skilled jobs must start leaving Canada today

Immigration Canada hasn't divulged the total number of workers who must leave today, but experts have estimated tens of thousands are affected.
Will tax measures benefiting all families benefit federal political leaders?

Will tax measures benefiting all families benefit federal political leaders?

Harper would qualify for the maximum $2,000 tax credit if he split his $327,000 income with his wife, Laureen.

From a mountain top to Centre Block: how Harper made the case for war

Twice in six months, Prime Minister Stephen Harper put a motion before the House of Commons to commit Canada to war with the militants of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. Both were born last...

Our world in 2014

10 currents that contoured global society in 2014.