politics

The GOP turns to G-O-D

Are you there, God? It’s me, Rick Perry.

The Modern Thinker

Partial cover image of The Modern Thinker: Timeless Ideas, Inspiration, and Hope for the 21 st Century

Egypt's cabinet resigns, but protesters do not slow down "second revolution"

Egypt's cabinet resign as an attempt to halt increasing violence between protesters and police.

Occupy Vancouver and Vision Vancouver

Strange enemies with many shared goals.

David Boyd deconstructed

Author of Canada’s definitive treatise on environmental law and co-author with David Suzuki of "Sustainability Within a Generation: A New Vision for Canada" reveals why he's optimistic.

Attack the policy, not the person

I found a news story about me going viral. I mean really viral. By dinner time this story was going national and everyone was talking about something from my past...

Finance Minister sympathizes with #OccupyWallSt protesters

Canadian Finance Minister Jim Flaherty shares some sympathy with Occupy Wall Street protesters but reminds Canadians that Canada has a different financial environment than the U.S. The Canadian Press...

Two leading human rights groups quit B.C. missing women inquiry

Two high-profile human rights groups are the latest of a string of organizations to pull the plug on B.C.'s missing women inquiry. Both organizations cite a lack of government funding to subsidize...

Time to create a level playing field for all federal political candidates

It is unbelievable that Stephen Harper has taken steps to remove federal subsidies to political parties. This will officially make donations from individuals, lobbyists, and corporate influence a...

British Columbia government says no to online voting in Vancouver

Vancouver citizens will not be able to vote online in this year’s municipal election after all. Ida Chong, provincial Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development, has written to Mayor...