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Canada isn’t ready for what comes next

Canada isn’t ready for what comes next

OTTAWA—We’re coming down the homestretch of this god-awful election and evidently the PPC aren’t the only ones with white male rage; Erin O’Toole and Justin Trudeau have turned particularly nasty, as both the gloves and the masks come off. This election has been...

White male rage always gets a pass

White male rage always gets a pass

OTTAWA—White men have a collective problem of violence and they need to take some personal responsibility and pull themselves up by their bootstraps. On Aug. 27, during the prime minister’s campaign stop in Bolton, Ont., the CBC reported, “dozens of angry protestors...

Incremental Tory tweaks won’t make for a better Canada

Incremental Tory tweaks won’t make for a better Canada

OTTAWA—This election season is as uninspiring as Hillary Clinton’s candidacy for president in the 2016 U.S. election, yet it’s probably one of the most important elections for at least a decade. This is the election that will determine who gets to redraw the board, in...

On Wednesdays, we wear reconciliation

On Wednesdays, we wear reconciliation

OTTAWA—It seems like Annamie Paul was right about this government when she accused Justin Trudeau of being a fake feminist and a fake ally. As if on cue, the Trudeau government continues to prove that while it pretends to be Dr. Melfi, it’s really Livia Soprano. On...

Immigration and racism on the pitch at Euro 2020

Immigration and racism on the pitch at Euro 2020

OTTAWA—It’s Euro 2020 and frankly, it’s a welcome reprieve from Canada’s existential crisis brought about by weeks of racial tragedies.  Sports, in addition to pop culture and fashion, are accessible ways to contextualize the greater societal and political issues, and...