Is a mandatory victim surcharge "cruel and unusual punishment?" And might we tolerate it anyhow?
Ontario Power Generation's latest report on its proposed nuclear waste chamber near Lake Huron focuses on science, which leaves a lot of issues unaddressed.
When a police officer is accused of killing a guy in the course of arresting him, seeing authority figures plead for understanding over their self-interested application of technicalities does not inspire faith.
When a government picks a slogan, you never hear the end of it.
It is, for better or worse, a document Donald Trump can live with.
This month, Transportation Minister Todd Stone promised that, if re-elected, the BC Liberals will move to bring ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft to B.C. by December 2017.
At first blush, the World Happiness Report, released on Monday, would appear to be a frivolous document, but it's quite important. Its content is not so much about the ranking of nations as how and why they are ranked, and what exactly makes their citizens happy.
Criminals -- or alleged criminals -- are walking free thanks to a Supreme Court of Canada ruling last summer that placed hard limits on how long trials are allowed to take.
Martin McGuinness, who began as a terrorist and ended up as deputy first minister in Northern Ireland's power-sharing government, died peacefully in hospital on Monday aged 66. His career spanned almost five decades in that troubled place -- and by resigning from the power-sharing government in January, he began a new and possibly final act in that
The Canadian government is pursuing a policy that could leave us all tenants in our own house. It's a risky direction that we will regret.
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.
“There will be no Shariah law in Ontario,” Liberal premier Dalton McGuinty said in 2005.
The man the Democrats wanted hanged for derailing their chance at the Oval Office, FBI Director James Comey, testified before the House intelligence committee Monday to flatly deny there was any evidence to back Donald Trump’s bombshell accusation that the Obama administration had illegally spied on his campaign.
For resistance to manifest revolution, leaders prime the young with propaganda and pious notions of self-righteous virtue.
It’s that time of year again. Girl Guides are selling their cookies: classic chocolate or vanilla sandwich. But there’s a new flavour: sweet solidarity. It’s subtle, but the taste is unmistakable.
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."
Long before the term "fake news" barged into the popular lexicon, a niche version of it was quietly infecting the scientific community. It consisted of journals that published fact-bereft mush as legitimate research, assuming few would notice the absence of intellectual rigour or actual evidence.
Dear Tony: We have one owner who always shows up with 50 or so proxies at every meeting. For every decision, she requests a secret ballot, the property manager gives her a ballot with the total number of proxies she has and she controls the outcome of every vote.