It takes money and movements. An end to violence against women and girls means a co-ordinated and well-supported global and national effort.
This year’s theme for International Women’s Day is: equality for women is progress for all. Really? Doesn’t it boggle the mind in 2014 that this needs to be reiterated?
There are numerous reasons for a policy reversal—but hidden from public view is another major development.
Over the years Canadian foreign policy has maintained as a fundamental article not to create foreign enemies or supporters for Quebec independence.
Just because a refugee arrives on a boat or a plane unannounced does not automatically mean he or she intends to harm us.
But there is great opportunity here for the West to play a constructive role.
The European Commission is consulting the public on investment clauses in its US trade deal. Canada should follow suit on CETA.
I found the experience to be somewhat prescient for today’s events; people were clearly unsatisfied with their government.
One issue the North American leaders should address: A crisis of the middle class.
Glazed over in the rush to demonize the Yanukovych-Russia team is who constitutes the new authority.