Why labour strife at universities should concern us all

Why labour strife at universities should concern us all

Universities are important public institutions. The education of students and the research undertaken on campuses have a broad impact throughout our economy and society. In Canada, a significant portion of...
The Doomsday Clock is now at 90 seconds to midnight — the closest we have ever been to global catastrophe

The Doomsday Clock is now at 90 seconds to midnight — the closest we...

On Jan. 24, history was again made when the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists’ organization moved the seconds hand of the Doomsday Clock closer to midnight. It is now at...
Will sticks and stones topple thrones?

Will sticks and stones topple thrones?

Brotherly love turned to conflict and estrangement is not an uncommon story in families. That’s why so many people are fascinated with the British Royal Family and the current meltdown...
Why Russia’s war in Ukraine today is so different from a year ago

Why Russia’s war in Ukraine today is so different from a year ago

Vladimir Putin’s “special military operation” in Ukraine is approaching its first anniversary. The war being fought by Russian forces today is, however, very different from that being fought when Russia...
Why Canada should tone down demands for Russian regime change

Why Canada should tone down demands for Russian regime change

In late 2022, a frightening escalation occurred in the war in Ukraine. During a large Russian bombardment operation, a missile struck the Polish city of Prezewodów, six kilometres from the...