Newt Gingrich

The Munk Debates: Should We Tax the Rich More?

Semra Sevi | Posted 07.31.2013 | Canada
Semra Sevi

Since it began in 2008, the Munk Debates series has firmly established itself as one of the premier debating events in Canada. The latest debate, held...

Doug Saunders on His New Book, George Bush and Multiculturalism

Hina P. Ansari | Posted 11.06.2012 | Canada
Hina P. Ansari

Journalist Doug Sanders, whose latest book The Myth of the Muslim Tide: Do Immigrants Threaten The West? tackles (and pretty much straightens out) the laundry-list of misconceptions and falsehoods that has made its way from the fringe to the forefront of the public domain about Muslim immigration and the West. In this interview, he goes in-depth on the larger issues.

Whoever Wins Florida, at Least Fewer GOP Debates

Peter Worthington | Posted 03.28.2012 | Canada Politics
Peter Worthington

Florida is for real -- involving two time zones and strong pockets of national security conservatives, social conservatives and fiscal conservatives. Perhaps the biggest change since South Carolina is the sudden fear -- and "fear" is not too strong a word -- among Republicans that Gingrich might seal the nomination.

Gingrich Gives Harper A Shout-Out

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 01.24.2012 | Canada Politics

Newt Gingrich is a fan of Stephen Harper. The Republican presidential hopeful gave the Canadian prime minister a shout out in his speech after winn...

Only In America: Candidates In Hot Seat For Foreign Language Knowledge

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.16.2012 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - America's long-held distrust of intellectuals is legendary, but the already perplexing national trait has moved into overdrive in the Rep...

Mitt-on-a-Stick: Hungry Democrats Can't Wait to Roast

Conrad Black | Posted 03.12.2012 | Canada Politics
Conrad Black

Mr. Romney may be the candidate in the end, but at this point the only real juggernaut is the declared and furtive Democrats preserving him for a ritualistic sacrifice.

New Hampshire elects Mitt Romney

Peter Worthington | Posted 03.11.2012 | Canada Politics
Peter Worthington

Ron Paul is a classic spoiler. No one is sure what he's likely to do. Perhaps not even himself. Maybe it hinges on how seriously he wants Barack Obama replaced as president, because if decides to run as an independent or whatever, Obama's chances for re-election sky-rocket.

Why I Like (George) Romney

Peter Worthington | Posted 02.07.2012 | Canada
Peter Worthington

Apart from being impressed with what seems a class act by Mitt Romney, I have fond memories of his father, George Romney. When he was still CEO of American Motors in Detroit, I wrote him a letter about a defective door panelling in my snappy new Metropolitan convertible. A couple of weeks later, I got a message to phone the car dealer.