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Reviews of an unexpected charmer, a really red wedding and...
Handel, Strozzi & Purcell's Italian muses
Local kid gets potty mouth in Good Boys, British teen is...
Your numerology cycles August 16–31
Women mobsters in The Kitchen, country ways in Honeyland...
EMV's "original instrument" vocals
Your numerology cycles August 1–15
Big and dumb Hobbs & Shaw; smart Amateurs and a...
Binge on baroque and beyond
Panto pantsed for Adults Only
Top cop wanted B.C. terror suspects away from distraction of video games, drugs
'They weren't motivated to do much of anything except play video games,' says defence lawyer.
The Canadian Press
Jul 14th, 2015
CNN's Reza Aslan slams Richard Dawkins and Bill Maher on roots of fundamentalist terrorism
Reza Aslan, star of upcoming CNN series on religious rituals, takes on Richard Dawkins and Bill Maher on Islamic fundamentalist terrorism.
Jun 30th, 2015
Ottawa wants Omar Khadr declared adult offender: case in Supreme Court today
OTTAWA — The case of former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr returns to Canada's top court for a third time today. This time, the federal government is seeking to have him declared an adult...
The Canadian Press
May 14th, 2015
New poll results show support dropping for Bill C-51
Support for the "secret police bill" Bill C-51 has plummeted sharply among Canadians, according to a new public opinion poll released this week. Among citizens aware of the...
Mar 17th, 2015
Harper's scary new terror bill needs oversight
In this opinion piece, the author argues that the extended powers Harper seeks through Bill C-51 are ripe for abuse.
Feb 20th, 2015
Harper announces increased CSIS powers to combat terrorism
Canada will expand spying powers, criminalize terrorism "promotion" and increase the use of "classified information" to punish non-citizens as part of sweeping changes to improve security, Prime...
Jan 30th, 2015
Films: Boyhood delights with the drama it finds in everyday life
Also note a new le Carré with Philip Seymour Hoffman, a new Hercules with The Rock and a skirmish between science and metaphysics.
Jul 25th, 2014
Reviews of Closed Circuit,The Grandmaster, One Direction: This is Us
Eric Bana and Rebecca Hall can’t shake the surveillance in Closed Circuit
Aug 29th, 2013
Tina Fey stars, but Lily Tomlin shines in Admission: plus reviews of Olympus Has Fallen, Italy Love it or Leave It
It’s rare enough these days to find a comedy that doesn’t insult your intelligence: Admission deserves some credit.
Mar 21st, 2013
Jack the Giant Slayer, 21 and Over and three valuable documentaries reviewed
Jack and the Beanstalk becomes a giant 3D spectacle but not for little kids
Feb 28th, 2013