Category Archives: International

A great and free people together

After American rebels captured Montreal on Nov. 13, 1775 and besieged Quebec City in early December, only Guy Carleton’s heroic defence, complete with theatrical burning of the surrender demand, kept Richard Montgomery and Benedict Arnold’s forces from bringing all of … Continue reading

Posted in Arts & culture, Columns, Constitution, Government, History, International, Military, Politics, United Kingdom, United States | Comments Off

Who won the sexual revolution?

If the sexual revolution succeeded, why are women hurting so badly?
Click here to read the rest.

Send to Kindle

Posted in Arts & culture, Columns, Family and Gender, Health care, History, International, United States | Comments Off

A breath of fresh air

It’s nice to have nature you can see and air you can breathe. Even a small park in a busy city nurtures the soul. It’s not so great when you can see the air and breathe nothing. Like on Dec. … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, Economics, Family and Gender, Government, History, International, Science & Technology, United Kingdom | Comments Off

Resistant to change? There’s an app for that

If you want to see what’s wrong with politics just look at Uber. OK, look just about anywhere. A newspaper, for instance. But the ruckus over Uber manages to distill the key elements.
Click here to read the rest.

Send to Kindle

Posted in Columns, Economics, Government, International, Politics, Science & Technology | Comments Off

Honouring their sacrifice every day

Today is Remembrance Day. No, it’s not Nov. 11 and my editor has not blundered and run this column on the wrong day. My point is that we should remember them every day.
Click here to read the rest.

Send to Kindle

Posted in Arts & culture, Columns, Family and Gender, Freedom of speech, Government, History, International, Military | Comments Off