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Saturday, July 20, 2019

Game on, in support of road hockey

Though nothing like past instances that have provoked national media frenzies, last weekend’s demonstration of support for road hockey was quintessentially Canadian. Dozens of kids...

Tougher rules needed to make social media accountable

Adult, sane and in possession of a functional government, New Zealand moved quickly against deadly weapons following a mass shooting there. In neighbouring Australia,...

Looking for votes, Liberals change tack on housing issues

With last week’s budget, Ottawa reversed course somewhat on measures to cool the country’s overheated housing market. Having tightened borrowing rules to reduce the...

Irresponsible government spending is all about buying votes

With last week’s budget, the Trudeau government has given up any pretence of fiscal responsibility – it’s spend, spend, spend, especially in an election...

Poor roads are more than just annoying to drivers

It’s a love-hate time of the year for motorists. On the upside, the days of snow- and ice-covered roads are (probably) behind us. On...