MPs recall former finance minister Jim Flaherty, whose sense of humour connected him to people.
Graeme Smith takes a grisly look at Afghanistan in his bestselling book, The Dog Are Eating Them Now: Our War in Afghanistan.
And Simon Brault, outgoing Canada Council vice-chair, considers social media’s impact on the arts.
Margaret MacMillan’s The War That Ended Peace: The Road to 1914 shortlisted for this year’s Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing.
The popular idea of lobbying, of well-connected hired guns working their contacts in the backrooms, hasn’t kept up with reality. While the old idea is still true in some cases, lobbying, like every industry, is changing.
Brian Parsons, diagnosed with an aggressive form of ALS, says it’s a horrible disease and patients and their families need more support from the federal government.
AFN National Chief Shawn Atleo talks Idle No More, Northern Gateway, Neil Young, and the year ahead.
The massive, multi-billion renovations of Parliament will have cost a total of $2.64-billion to date by 2018.
'We got two good bands, food was very good, [and] people appreciated that. It’s become a quality party,' says Liberal MP Mauril Bélanger.
Retired Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield is a national sensation, but he’s not interested in politics.