Plane Crash in Tehran Grips North Vancouver Community in Anger and Sadness

Six of the victims in the Ukrainian Airline’s flight 752 hailed from North Vancouver. Members of the tight-knit community rallied around one another to mourn the loss of their neighbours and express their anger.

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Foreign Policy Debate Ignores Diaspora Nation

Rightly or wrongly, foreign policy is not high on the list of issues that Canadians would like to know about during a federal election campaign. That said, this week’s Munk Debate, while holding a mirror…

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‘No Time for Risky Plans’ Harper Says, Launching Marathon Campaign

Flouting the conventional wisdom against summer electioneering and defying accusations of political opportunism, Stephen Harper today called a federal election for Oct. 19, 40 days earlier than he had to. In announcing the election call…

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