February 1, 2007

Dropping out to get rich

Western Canada seems to be hogging all of the economic headlines lately. Highest job growth in the country. Soaring wages. Construction activity leading all provinces. It goes on and...

February 1, 2007

Petite histoire de la clause « nonobstant »

Ce soir du 29 septembre 1981, Pierre Elliott Trudeau donne une conférence de presse par satellite. Il est aÌ€ Séoul, en Corée du Sud, en route pour l’Australie, ouÌ€...

Gil Rémillard
February 1, 2007

What I saw at the Liberal party

There were over 900 media registered at the Liberal Party convention in Montreal last December. The mass of media in a single location was larger than anything in recent...

February 1, 2007

How we got the Charter: a reality check

Mythology in the capturing and transmitting of a country’s history is both unavoidable and not without value. But there are times when the distortions offered by the myth-makers can...

February 1, 2007

The Charter and multiculturalism

Multiculturalism is under fire again in Europe as well as North America. David Brooks of the New York Times proclaims ”œthe death of multicultur- alism.” Trevor Phillips, Chairman of...

Mohammad A. Qadeer
February 1, 2007

The Washington Diaries: 1981-1989 (book review)

The title of Ambassador conjures up a glamorous image of an ele- gantly dressed, be-medalled figure, inhabiting a large mansion, and chauffeured magisterially in a long car, ”œavec le...

Michael Hart, Bill Dymond
February 1, 2007

Les années avec guide

Quand je fais de la correction, j’ai tendance aÌ€ repousser les travaux qui risquent d’é‚tre décevants au bas de la pile, pour com- mencer par les plus prometteurs. Je...

Alain Noà«l