American Election

Take A Break From All This

Angela Hartlin | Posted 11.10.2016 | Canada Living
Angela Hartlin

Those of us who feel hurt in our hearts for our American friends and family must take time to stop engaging in this year's political circus. It is seemingly unfathomable to get this 180 degree turn of American politics out of your mind, especially when you understand the negative impact that could come of this presidency, with evidence based strictly on his divisive rhetoric. But you must. Even if only for a bit, you MUST unplug from the chaos.

Donald Trump Elected As Next President Of The United States

CP | Julie Pace And Robert Furlow, The Associated Press | Posted 11.09.2016 | Canada Politics

And that's that.

Canada Gives America The Ultimate Pep Talk

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 10.15.2016 | Canada

"America could probably use a little cheering up."

Trump And Clinton's Divided House Threatens Their Entire Country

Glen Pearson | Posted 09.13.2016 | Canada Politics
Glen Pearson

When civilized society feels OK about demonizing others in the name of tolerance, you have a problem that doesn't necessarily require Donald Trump to become president to alienate much of the population. When the politics of resentment comes from the Left, the Right, and even the Centre, the road to democratic decline appears like an open freeway.

The New King Of Consumerism Is Choice

Aaron Binder | Posted 05.30.2016 | Canada Business
Aaron Binder

Depending on who you ask we either live in an age of rampant consumerism or endless choice -- the answer doesn't necessarily lie in the middle but both are true. The Internet has connected us personally, politically, socially and humanity's consumer nature has built a retail channel unlike any other before.

Can Republicans Hear American Cries?

Steve Lafleur | Posted 01.19.2013 | Canada Politics
Steve Lafleur

The American electorate has sent the Republican Party a message: the Republican Party has to be inclusive in order to remain a political force. The post-election reaction from Republican pundits suggests that they heard that message. What isn't clear is whether they understood that message, or heard what they wanted to hear.

No Country For Republicans? Some Other Places Anti-Obama Americans Should Move To

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.08.2012 | Canada Travel

Even before Tuesday's election results were known, disgruntled Americans were threatening to move to Canada. While President Barack Obama's win app...

The Problem With American Democracy

CBC | Posted 03.09.2012 | Canada Politics

The United States of America is, perhaps unfortunately for its citizens, the most democratic country in the world. There's no end to democ...