Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Stephen Harper’s mixed legacy

Stephen Harper’s mixed legacy

Within the decline of the federal government’s policy scope lies a great opportunity, the chance to redefine and reorient Ottawa’s purpose.



Will climate refugees in Canada finally spur action on climate change?

Will climate refugees in Canada finally spur action on climate change?
Saskatchewan today has thousands of climate refugees suffering as a result of climate change. Will that be enough to change minds and spur meaningful action? If our leaders have, as they should, the health and wellbeing of the population as their highest priority, it must.

Iranian nuclear deal disappointing diplomatic failure

We must remember that Iran’s isolation from the international community is not just the product of its illicit nuclear program. It is also a direct result of the country’s abuse of human rights at home and sponsorship of terrorism abroad.

Post-liberalism: The next ideological revolution?

Post-liberalism: The next ideological revolution?
An openness to the post-liberal way of thinking could go a long way in helping Canada devise a new sense of national purpose.

Forest products industry an innovation leader: FPAC president

'The rebirth of the Canadian forest products industry is now heavily reliant on our repositioning. We are transforming, we are innovating, we are environmentally progressive,' says David Lindsay

Canadian foreign policy must address tug of war between Turkey and Syrian Kurds

Canadian policy-makers have to ask themselves whether or not they can get away with supporting a minoritarian separatist movement to defeat terrorists overseas—and whether they can stomach standing by a supposed NATO ally who enabled the rise of ISIS.

How to democratically restrict third-party ad spending

The call by some for all political action committees that run ads to shut down is nonsensical as that would mean all these groups disbanding and individuals also refraining from such advertising.

Canada should push for zero population growth

A commitment to zero population growth offers a large number of people more humanity long term and better conditions to sustain our current levels of prosperity.

Hope and fear are tried-and-true methods because they work

Hope and fear are tried-and-true methods because they work
PM Harper knows where our fear button is, and he’s punching it like we’re all in a hot elevator stuck between floors.

Canadian fruit and vegetable growers at risk due to lack of government protection

We are asking all parties to commit to ensuring financial protection for produce growers and sellers and support those who bring fruits and vegetables to our tables every day.

Provincial Health ministers right to push for national pharmacare program—but what kind?

Quebec’s outdated drug coverage policies should not be the model for the rest of Canada.

Trudeau falls flat on climate-change plan

On the big issue of climate change, Trudeau retreats into process.

COLUMNS

Warren Kinsella, Karl Bélanger, Tim Powers

We’re getting into final stages of an election

Parliamentary Calendar
Wednesday, December 31, 1969
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
World Press Photo 15 exhibit premiere at the Canadian War Museum, July 22 July 24, 2015

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
A woman takes in the third prize for contemporary issues single photos by Italian photographer Fulvio Bugani. His series is called 'Waria: Being a Different Muslim.'
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Cees Cole, Netherlands ambassador to Canada.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Mark O’Neill, president and CEO at the Canadian War and History museums.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
World Press Photo representative Noortje Gorter.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Photographer Chris Roussakis, Hill Times reporter Rachel Aiello, photographer Cynthia Münster and Hill Times online editor Bea Vongdouangchanh.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
The music from these two string musicians flowed through the gallery all evening.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Jeanine DeVos taking in the exhibit.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Mark O’Neill, president and CEO at the Canadian War and History museums, with Silvie Morel.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Cynthia and Yves Bled.

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