Stephen Harper

Niqab ban undermines “tolerance”

Attempts to ban the niqab at Canadian citizenship ceremonies have shed light on the flawed values “multiculturalism” is based on.Continue...

Bill breaches basic rights

Two contributors discuss their concerns with Bill C-51.Continue...

Damaging decisions

Stephen Harper’s Conservative government has effectively damaged Canada’s peacekeeping reputation by pulling the country into another war.Continue...

Barbaric practices mirrored

Timing and wording is everything in identity politics.Continue...

Islamaphobia is more than veil-deep

While many Canadians believe Islamophobia only happens elsewhere to other people, members of my family are shaving their beards and folding away their hijabs.Continue...

Confront the closing of Canadian citizenship

The burgeoning Canadian identity is something to be concerned about.Continue...

Acclaimed authors talk freedom of expression

The muzzling of free press, the dismissal of media and the act of writing as activism were topics of a Kingston WritersFest discussion on Friday night.Continue...

Scary Stephen

Stephen Harper is no stranger to the politics of fear, a strategy he’s effectively used to his advantage. His goal is to make voters fearful of the economic consequences if he’s voted out of office.Continue...