It turns out that Canadian history is a lot more complicated than what we learned in school, as we see in the early commemorations of the 150th anniversary of Confederation.
In 1775, Canada faced invasion by the army of the rebel forces of nascent America.
It's no surprise to learn that Ontario's auto insurance regime is an expensive mess, but the numbers in a new report for the provincial government are still shocking. Ontario drivers are paying $4 billion a year more than they would if Ontario's rates were at the Canadian average. That's more than $500 for every car insured.
The rent, a famous New York gubernatorial candidate once declared, is too damn high.
If the Liberals insist on legalizing marijuana before July 1, 2018, then they need to get it right. Canadians are learning that’s easier said than done.
When we talk about education, a “culture of fear” is not a phrase anyone wants to hear. You might expect it in Swat Valley, where Malala Yousafzai was shot by Taliban fanatics for advocating girls’ schooling. Here in Ontario, the phrase seems out of place; and yet, it crops up a frequently in reference to some public school boards.
Your kid is holed up in the basement, alone in the dark except for the glowing screen and the alien invaders from their favourite video game. Again. Don't worry -- an alternative to space war is on the way.
Politicians think the answer to everything is a tax. That's why they're talking about imposing everything from a foreign buyers' tax, to a speculators' tax, to a tax on vacant real estate to "solve" Toronto's housing crisis.
The number of illegal border crossings into Canada has drastically increased from January to March, official data released by the federal government on Wednesday reveals.