Fiscal infidelity

Failure to back his own party reveals Martin’s true motives A shipping tycoon purportedly worth $200 million donates $13,000 to the political party he supposedly...

Lesson of Hungary

Revolt gave West chance to topple Soviets 50 years ago Fifty years ago around this time, my tiny home in Britain was crammed full with...

Scary scenario

Red Tories lend off-colour tint to true-blue Conservative ideals Conservative leader Stephen Harper’s merging of the Canadian Alliance with the Progressive Conservatives was hailed as...

Optimism isn’t out of order

Decolletage, high heels and politics signal all is well with the world I have recently taken up a residence at the Ouzo Greek Restaurant in...

Equalization ruse

Premiers always have hands out for more welfare from Ottawa One of the biggest political scams in our country right now must be de-mands by...

Dreary future

Even Liberals admit party must change if it wants to win Canada’s federal Liberals are a party without principles, so it’s refreshing to see their...

Sore losers

Trash talking tinseltown lefties can’t fool middle-American voters LOS ANGELES—I’m rather intrigued with Arnold Schwarzenegger’s political role, even if I only saw two of...

Strategic moves

Cabinet will give Conservatives maximum strength and impact   George W. Bush governs the most powerful democracy in the world with a population nine times...

Israel holds fast

Palestinians used as pawns by sheikdoms and terrorists The night before I was to fly to Israel in 1998 to help celebrate the 50th anniversary...

Alberta Grits are dreaming

Liberals branded in this province I’m beginning to wonder whether provincial Liberal Leader Kevin Taft invented Technicolor or simply dreams in it. If so, dream...

Grim outlook for Grits

Party in disarray poses little threat to Conservatives There’s an extra bit of a bounce in my steps these days. That’s because the federal Liberals,...

Taking care of business

Organization “building bridges” to improve economic climate I’m over at the elegant Palliser Hotel sitting with Alice Gardner-Boreta, James Rowling and Brian Sinclair of the...

Eviction notice

Government’s Grit-and-run plunder booting Alberta from confederation I’m over at the Calgary Garrison Officer’s Mess and Major Richard Westbury (Retd.) saunters over and, with...

Holocaust heroes

Sidney and Bronia Cyngiser urge new generation to always speak out I’ve never been able to watch Holocaust movies, from Sophie’s Choice to Schindler’s List...

Suzuki playing gutter politics

I have likely never seen a more outrageous, mean-spirited attack on a politician by a public figure than that by environment crusader David Suzuki...