Failing grades

“We don’t need no education, we don’t need no thought control.” — Pink Floyd. A university lecturer at Memorial University in St. John’s, Nfld. was...

Moving our history forward

Cherokee Nation will return — Paul Revere and the Raiders. Tensions between Canada’s First Nations people and government have been riding the waves of turmoil...

Looking at our own fiscal drop-off

“If you drive a car, I’ll tax the street, if you take a walk I’ll tax your feet.” — The Beatles. While the Americans struggle...

Time to keep the cash in the country

“The answer, my friend, is blowing in the wind” — Bob Dylan It’s no coincidence Stephen Harper is turning Canada’s international attention away from North...

Obama earns failing grade

“No, no, no, it ain’t me you’re looking for.” Bob Dylan. Four years ago I wrote that the president-elect, being new and young, deserved...