November 1, 2001

From the editor’s desktop

Oh, the perils of magazine publishing! I closed this column last month with the wish that the Canadian Alliance would stick with their flat tax proposal at least long enough...

November 1, 2001

Are we better off now than we were ten years ago?

In order to even begin to comment intelligently on trends in living standards, one needs to recognize the important distinction between living standards in general and material living standards....

Christopher Sarlo
November 1, 2001

20 years of prime ministers in Policy Options

CONCILIATORY COALITIONS BASED ON PRAGMATISM There were some who sug- gested that the Conservative party under Mr. Stanfield suf- fered from no lack of substance in terms of policy...

Hugh Segal, Jeffrey Simpson, George Bainmike
November 1, 2001

La justice et les pays du sud

L’humanité vit dans un état de crise plus ou moins permanent. La violence et le désordre sont devenus choses courantes. L’injustice ne suscite plus l’indignation. Le nombre et la gravité...

Pierre Elliott Trudeau
November 1, 2001

‘We the people’: Reinforcing liberty in Canada

Government is not reason, it is not eloquence, it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearsome master. Attributed to George Washington Quoting George Washington...

Irving Brecher, Tom Velk