Politics

War is a racket

By Major General Smedley Butler (1881 – 1940)   • Smedley Darlington Butler was a United States Marine Corps Major General, the highest rank authorized at that time, and at…

Bring in the “Greens”

Si l’environnement n’est pas VERT, Rien Ne VA Plus ! Jean-Claude Lauzon • Comment peut-on ne pas être plus vert? Plusieurs gouvernements européens comptent des élus Verts. Une Charte des…

Who owns Stephen Harper?

by Linda McQuaig • As the renowned republican backroom operator Mark Hanna noted back in the late 19th century, “There are two things that matter in politics. One is money…

Strength of Conviction

by Tom Mulcair • Editor’s note: With a crucial federal election looming, it is important that Canadians find a way to redeem the federal government after Stephen Harper’s nine-year train…

Take a hike

and some food to keep you going • For short hikes, food is more of a nice to have rather than a necessity. But on long hikes, an adequate food…