January 11, 2014

Was the Afghan War Useless -- Or Worse?

Doug Saunders, Globe and Mail

The Associated Press

What's the end result of the Afghan war?

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TAGGED: Afghanistan, Canada, NATO


January 3, 2014
How Rob Ford Could Win Re-Election
Ivor Tossell, The Daily Beast
His opponents are up against the bizarre logic that pushed the crack-smoking Toronto mayor to ascend and survive. But how far are voters willing to go for an agenda they support? more ››
January 10, 2014
Global whinging: Stop Whining About Weather
Terry Glavin, Ottawa Cit.
Okay. It’s bloody cold out there. We all get the point. Much of Central Canada, a huge swath of the Eastern Seaboard and the American Midwest are clamped in the clutches of something called a polar vortex. This is a cold... more ››
December 30, 2013
Toronto's Unhealthy Height Obsession
Konrad Yakabuski, Globe and Mail
Bob Hope once joked that Toronto would be a nice place – when it was finished. That was more than three decades ago, during the building boom that would define the city’s skyline by its gold and marble bank... more ››
January 7, 2014
Canada Needs the Long View, Urgently
Kevin Lynch, Globe and Mail
The beginning of a new year brings the familiar ritual of breathless prognostication. What will be the top political stories of the year? What will stock markets do? Who will win at the Oscars? Which sports team will triumph? And... more ››
January 2, 2014
Canada's Bitter, Small-Minded Foreign Policy
Peter Jones, Globe and Mail
A foreign policy comprises many things. Interests, however defined, often dominate. But values must also be present if that policy is to be more than a series of transactions. Canada has always been a curious country when it... more ››