Joe Warmington

The Top Five Most Outrageous Canadian Editorials of 2013

J.J. McCullough | Posted 02.22.2014 | Canada
J.J. McCullough

2012-04-27-mediabitesreal.jpg Calling an editorial "offensive" simply implies hurt feelings, which implies cruel motive, which demands censorship. Not a string of conclusions I'm eager to draw in a society with constitutionally-protected freedom of expression. No, the following five editorials are merely "outrageous," in the sense they got a great many folks riled up, shocked, annoyed, or befuddled. That's not always a bad thing.

Homolka 'Got Away With It': Killer's Dad

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.28.2013 | Canada

In a rare interview, the father of one of Canada's most notorious serial killers claims freed killer Karla Homolka got away with murder. “As far ...

Occupy Toronto: Memo to Police--"Oh Behave!"

Justin Beach | Posted 12.13.2011 | Canada Politics
Justin Beach

With Occupy Toronto approaching, I wrote a letter to Toronto Police and asked others to sign on. The letter listed many of the abuses of the G20 and asked the police not to repeat their mistakes. It asked them to behave calmly, rationally and professionally. My goal was 2,500 and I'd managed to push past 200 signatures.