Voters in Australia have soundly rejected its Labor Party government after six tumultuous years of...Read More
In the early 1960s, the American scholar Fritz Stern wrote a book examining the 19th century intellectual and political roots of “national...Read More
A dozen ragged men trudged along the winding road to the City, arguing vehemently among themselves. Only their leader – the one they called the Teacher – remained silent.
Strong views on...Read More
A recent report by the Parliamentary Budget Officer (PBO) suggests that the federal government will see sizable surpluses in the decades ahead, and that the value of these surpluses will be...Read More
Imagine saving $228 in federal income taxes each year. What's the catch? You just have to support Canadian jobs and Canada's economy.
To understand this opportunity, consider what Alberta...Read More
The highest duty of the state is to affirm and preserve human life rather than sanction the taking of it. From this perspective, the recent decision of the Supreme Court facilitating physician-...Read More
The current fall in oil prices has engendered a predictable storm of economic and political commentary, some of it bordering on the hysterical. Until prices stabilize, there are two analogies,...Read More
Earlier this month, the Canadian Ecofiscal Commission, an independently financed panel of economists aided by a cross-partisan advisory group (of which...Read More
There is a pattern to Alberta provincial politics which is unlike that of any other province. It has two major characteristics: (1) Long periods of one-party government â€“ only four...Read More