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The Vape Debate

C.D. Howe Institute Podcast with Ian Irvine Vaping is safer than smoking. But is Canada taking the right approach to…

Open Letter from the Canadian Shooting Sports Association

Colt AR-15 OPEN LETTERto Members of the Media and to allthose running for Elected OfficeThe CSSA is compelled to write…

Jody Wilson-Raybould’s Deeply Canadian Courage

The former minister has demonstrated quality we should all be proud of. And the system shows it can deal with…

Canada’s Food Guide: New Dish, with a Dash of Condescension

After years of celebrating our agricultural know-how, the guide has gone urban – and is more than a little patronizing…

Why We Should Stop Labelling People Climate Change Deniers

We are not doing a good job of communicating climate change. People have diverging interpretations of how climate change fits…

Taxpayers Federation Urges Calgarians Not to Bet on the Olympics to Solve City’s Challenges

At a news conference, earlier this month, in one of Calgary’s many empty office spaces, the Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF)…

An Open Letter to Canada’s Media –– Why Gun Bans Can’t Stop Gun Violence

By Canadian Shooting Sports Association It’s already illegal to possess a firearm without a federal firearms licence. It’s already illegal…

Newspapers May be Struggling but the News is Still Crucial

Don’t blame the Internet, embrace it as a means to deliver quality reporting to a broader audience By Lee Harding…

Turning the Corner: Signs of Optimism Abound in Calgary

Investors are slowly showing restored confidence. And there are plenty of other positive economic and social signs to be found…

Donald Trump’s Space Force: the Dangerous Militarization of Outer Space

From moon landing to space arms race. NASA/Neil Armstrong By Gbenga Oduntan In a recent speech, President Donald Trump announced a…

Tent Cities Aren’t the Problem, Just a Symptom

We need to address contributing factors to homelessness, including mental illness, addictions and poverty By Jino Distasio Expert Adviser EvidenceNetwork.ca…

Let’s Get Past the Need for Apologies About the Past

If apologies must flow if reconciliation is to be achieved in Canada, native groups should also issue regrets for their…

Buy Canadian Economics Carry a Steep Cost

While Canadians may embrace buying Canadian food products in retaliation for the trade dispute with the U.S., it won’t come…

Where is the Wisdom and Conciliation from Indigenous Leaders?

Creating a greater divide between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Canadians is not likely to benefit people in the long run Mark…

B.C. Closing Doors to Investment

Government policies mean the province is gaining an international reputation as a place where major projects can’t get done By…