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...

Force for change

Former prof leads fight for democratic renewal Foothills-Rockyview MLA Ted Morton has surely the best intellect in the provincial Progressive Conservative caucus and, as...

Grits jittery

Confidence in PM Harper blossoms as support for Liberals nosedives The unfolding scenario on the federal political landscape must be making our nation’s disgraced mish-mash...

United States stands resolute

President George W. Bush is going to persevere and prevail in beating world terrorism and bringing stable democracies to both Afghanistan and Iraq. There...

Dinning set us back on course

Leadership contender proved his worth I can say many things about the character of Progressive Conservative leadership contender Jim Dinning. One of the foremost is...

Tale of red ink

My bubble always bursts when it comes to investments Five years ago a quite enterprising lady urged me to go into the real estate business...

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...

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...

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...

Lacklustre Liberal legacy fuels Art attack

I sat down for lunch with Calgary Northeast MP Art Hanger the very day it was revealed Spain had overtaken Canada to become the...

Grits need new focus

Scare tactics won’t work this time around The federal Liberals turned political dirty tricks into an art form during the regimes of Jean Chretien...

For the dogs

Startling poll tough to fathom given disgraceful Grit actions My good friend Prime Minister John Diefenbaker had two pithy comments about political public opinion polls....

Grits all an act

Conservatives should trigger vote despite Liberal scare tactics   Prime Minister Paul Martin’s feigned act of “moral responsibility” and “moral authority” doesn’t wash with me...

Grit-free zone

Ethically challenged federal party will vanish from Alberta landscape A handful of Liberals were slithering around with their viper-like eyes darting to and fro so...

Push back

No time to waver in new kind of war A day or so before the terrorist bombings in London, former top U.S. intelligence official Herb...