Truth about mad fiend

Trying to buy off tyrants like Ahmadinejad merely increases their contempt   Jewish friends—and I have a large number of them—wonder when I intend to...

True confession

Bush stands tall in admitting Allies sold out Europe to Stalin President George W. Bush’s extraordinary public confession that the U.S. and its wartime...

Alberta Tories on brink

True conservatives must rescue party from lib lefters Eighty-one-year-old Ron Moore hasn’t sat in the Alberta legislature since 1993, but few will forget the years...

Bush tumbling

President was hanging in there until he tripped on tactical errors SALT LAKE CITY—U.S. President George W. Bush’s ratings now appear in freefall and Republican...

C’mon Hillary

Presidential nomination for Clinton will clinch another Republican term DALLAS—I am beginning to cross my fingers and pray for Senator Hillary Clinton’s ascendancy as the...

Salute to U.S.

Our close relationship is something to celebrate I have often said there is little more awe-inspiring than a well-educated, erudite and sophisticated American. Then I...

Dead Right

Knocking off a few leaders would save us world of grief DALLAS—President Bill Clinton took time out in 1995 from eyeing pretty women to sign...

Flagging hopes

Martin’s pseudo-patriotism will backfire on Liberals Shipping tycoon Paul Martin’s scurrilous assaults on Conservative leader Stephen Harper have brought Canadian politics to a low...

Loud and clear

Former U.S. ambassador to Canada offers intriguing look at post-9/11 diplomacy   I’ve often said there is little more awe-inspiring than a sophisticated, cultured and...

Witch hunt sinful

Political tormentors of bishop should face serious wrath It’s tough when asked to name the individual in Calgary one most admires—there are so many...

Grits all over

PM Paul Martin’s Liberals will have major problem on election day “If the election were on Christmas Day itself I’d go happily to vote and...

New era dawns

Canadians have much to learn from our southern neighbours SAN DIEGO—I’m strolling around my favourite American city looking at majestic warships in the U.S. naval...

Joke’s on me

I’m just one of millions of Albertans government thinks are dumb yokels A friend whispers Alberta Finance Minister Shirley McClellan has decided to start doing...

Accountability eludes Senate

They haven’t a clue of fate that awaits Prime Minister Stephen Harper is quietly doing an end-run around the nation’s unelected senators, but they are...

Capital persuasion

Taking a stand wins Calgary boy respect in Ottawa I’m over at East Side Mario’s at Sunridge Mall chatting with Pierre Poilievre, a former Henry...