Kandahar to Port-au-Prince

“To be or not to be? That is the question.” William Shakespeare. It’s easier to explain to an inquiring child why the sky is blue...

Looking below the surface

“Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach him to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.” —...

What’s one to do?

“What can a poor boy do, ‘cept for sing in a rock and roll band?” - Rolling Stones Now that rising to the top of...

The upper house needs renos

“Publish and be damned!” — Duke of Wellington daring a blackmailer. In the olden days, politicians, monarchs and autocrats could and would use their power...

Our precious planet?

“If a tree falls in the forest, can you hear it?” — Bruce Cockburn They say an environmentalist is a guy who has a cabin...