Pope Francis and the federal election

His encyclical is not only spiritual, but a profoundly influential political document.

A German refugee story, with a challenge for Canada

Rita and Hanns may spend their days helping the most desperate and endangered people and countering the racism of right-wing extremists, but it would be a mistake to think this work makes them dour.

With the US momentarily on the sidelines, Cuba and Canada deepen ties

They announced an expanded air transport deal during vice foreign minister's visit.

A small step for Honduran journalists

In Canada, journalists complain about opaque governments. In Honduras, they complain of being murdered.

Where do we go from here?

The record shows an increasing percentage of valid refugees from so-called safe countries.

Netanyahu and Lerner: Politician versus prophet

Unwittingly, both the Republicans and Netanyahu succeeded in clarifying the gulf that exists between the militarists and a public that has sincere hopes for the common good of both Israel and its neighbours.

The Pusuma family, vindicated but nevertheless deported

We owe Angela Merkel a sincere thank you for the Ukraine peace deal

It was her clear-headed vision of the exceptional danger of a proxy war breaking out between the world’s two nuclear-weapons states that may have saved the day.

Baird’s exit: Don’t expect a change in Canadian foreign policy

Baird was, in the end, only another PMO foot soldier, loyal and unwavering.

Russia's new ambassador faces 'loudspeaker diplomacy' over Ukraine

"It is my deep belief, as you say in Canada, that at the end of the day pragmatism and common sense will prevail."

  

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