Church is not the enemy

Critics must acknowledge that religious faith is an essential safeguard on state’s power Every few years or so, political and social liberalism presents the culture...

Morality and tolerance

It’s been said many times that while American pastor Terry Jones has the right to publicly burn the Qur'an, he has the responsibility not...

Empathy key in abortion issue

Fall to your knees and pray, the great miracle has occurred. Praise the, well, praise public funding—the CBC has reported that abortion might not be...

Justin’s not ready

Let’s be honest here. Justin Trudeau is not exactly the most intelligent guy in Ottawa. Nice hair, good looking, cute smile, famous and clever dad,...

Michael Coren writes: Mr. Ordinary: Jack Layton was OK. Nothing more, nothing less

The time of waiting has come to an end, and like a child embracing the dawn on Christmas Day I feel my heart bursting...

It’s about power: Al-Quds Day a celebration of hatred and terrorism

Beyond the hatred, the racism and the anger, there’s a certain irony surrounding Al-Quds Day, commemorated this weekend internationally and to its shame —...

Tube for lefty boobs

Does anyone really believe all people are treated equally on Canadian TV? Just before Christmas, Christian activist Charles McVety was found by the Canadian Broadcast...

Defender to defendant

Fix laws that see decent folk face charges for protecting themselves My mum

Scrap nanny state and return our cash

So much fuss over so little in the Conservatives’ first federal budget. Two points come to mind—the tampering with personal taxation and the slight...

Khadr video flops

No sympathy gained for young combatant I have to be blunt. I’m disappointed. Perhaps the sequel will be superior and I suppose we have to...

Ideological narcissism: Chief’s hunger strike tough to swallow

While I have some sympathy for Irish republicanism, I loathe the IRA and their cult of violence. But it has to be said that...

Forget blame game

The language of violence and anger in U.S. politics simply has to stop. After a leading politician had her office door smashed in, she responded...

Shrill backlash to men’s rights advocate

For more than two years I wrote a men’s column for a rival Canadian daily newspaper. I’d never even considered men’s issues before, but the...

Grief or glamour?

The funeral of police Sgt. Ryan Russell was held in Toronto this week, attended by 12,500 police officers and other first responders, and thousands...

Society must defend traditional wedlock

By MICHAEL COREN   I receive death threats and abuse on a regular basis. My address and phone number have been placed on the Internet...