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Results, not Bush, slowed embryonic stem cell research

Let the Age of Enlightenment begin! American scientists are apparently celebrating the end of George Bush’s “anti-science” presidency and looking to the newly-anointed President Barack...

What are we fighting for? The right stuff

What is Canada’s role in Afghanistan? According to Kris Kotarski’s February 23 column in the Calgary Herald, the answer is simple: “We’re supporting the Americans....

From Piltdown man to global warming

1912. The scene is a gravel pit in a small English village named Piltdown. A workman makes a grisly discovery of what appears to...

Oh, Canada! let’s stand up for our freedoms

“I am a Canadian, free to speak without fear, free to worship in my own way, free to stand for what I think right,...

Omar Khadr should face justice in the U.S.

It doesn’t look like Omar Khadr will be packing his suitcase and heading to Canada any time soon. Last Friday, U.S. Attorney-General Eric Holder...

Canada was a choice, not an accident

Terry Fox. Wayne Gretzky. Universal health care. Hockey, the beaver and the loonie. Toss in the Calgary Stampede and maple syrup, and you’re well...

Time to decide if Olympics are for sports or politics

It’s probably naive to expect the Olympics should be more about sport than politics. After all, the global stage and massive media coverage associated...

Obama’s labour law will bring harassment

“ broke ranks and chose to endorse me . . . proved critical to my campaign. So I owe those unions.” —Barack Obama,...

Supreme Court not the place for Wal-Mart, union debate

Sam Walton is the epitome of the American success story. Over his lifetime, the legendary founder of Wal-Mart transformed one small dime store in...

Sept. 11 changed us forever. Or did it?

September 11, 2001, changed the world. Evil invaded North America on a scale that had never before been seen. In a matter of hours,...

It’s time to protect the unborn victims of crime

Several years ago, a California fertilizer salesman named Scott Peterson was sentenced to death by a California jury for killing his eight-months pregnant wife,...

Insite doesn’t do enough to change addicts

Corey Ogilvie wanted to document life in Vancouver’s notorious downtown eastside (DTES) by spending 30 days living alongside the residents of North America’s poorest,...

Saviour siblings controversy shows questionable logic

Idon’t get it. Couples who suspect they may produce a child with a genetic mutation can use technology to create embryos for the express...

Canada’s cultural fence needs some major repair

Sometimes the biggest changes come about through the smallest shifts. As was evidenced last week in the reaction to Quebec’s report on “reasonable accommodation,”...

Sacrifice Medal a bad move for suicides

The new Sacrifice Medal was designed to recognize and honour Canadian soldiers who “die as a result of military service or are wounded by...