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No Community Should Have To Publicly Denounce Extremism

Jack Jedwab | Posted 05.24.2016 | Canada Politics
Jack Jedwab

By virtue of a shared language, religion, skin colour or ethnic background, should we feel compelled to publicly denounce an individual that commits a criminal offence? Is it fair to assume that the absence of such a denunciation implies a tacit endorsement of the offender?

Immigrants Feel As Canadian As The Rest Of Us

Jack Jedwab | Posted 05.11.2016 | Canada Living
Jack Jedwab

Some observers insist that Canada's multicultural policies encourage newcomers to maintain their attachment to their countries of origin. This in turn makes it difficult for them to establish a proper connection with Canada. Defenders of this view rarely provide supporting empirical evidence.

Move Over Indiana Jones, This Quebec Teen Just Uncovered A Lost City

The Huffington Post Canada | Kaylee Lambert | Posted 05.11.2016 | Canada Living

A Quebec teen’s interest in ancient Mayans has led to an incredible discovery. William Gadoury, 15, is credited with finding an ancient lost city...

Driving Ridesharing Out Of Quebec

Michel Kelly-Gagnon | Posted 05.10.2016 | Canada Business
Michel Kelly-Gagnon

While the city of Toronto passes rules to make it easy for ride-sharing companies to operate legally, the province of Quebec is set to make it so difficult that it chases those companies away. If the government does drive Uber out, it would constitute a significant harm to the thousands of Uber drivers, and hundreds of thousands of Uber riders, in the province.

Corporate Welfare Is Bad For National Unity

Aaron Wudrick | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Politics
Aaron Wudrick

Corporate welfare teaches companies and regions that what's important is about getting your "fair cut" of "free" money. And when your cut isn't perceived as fair, it can turn a wasteful policy into a corrosive, emotional weapon to be used by those with regional grievances.

A Distinctly Canadian Approach To Physician-Hastened Death

Harvey Max Chochinov | Posted 04.19.2016 | Canada Politics
Harvey Max Chochinov

One would hope that every patient whose angst expresses itself as a wish to die would have access to palliative care expertise, including a thorough and detailed evaluation of the physical, psychosocial, existential and spiritual drivers motivating their request for hastened death.

A Cautionary Tale For Tourists Unwittingly Packing Pathogens

Jason Tetro | Posted 04.18.2016 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

Although we may believe ourselves to be nothing more than visitors, when it comes to infectious disease, we may play a much greater role than believed. It's why a visit to a travel doctor both before and after the trip is not only a good idea, but also may help to preserve an environment for the future.

Steamy Date Ideas For A Trip To Old Quebec

Posted 04.16.2016 | Canada Living

For a romantic getaway with European charm, head to Old Québec where you can find charming cobblestone streets, horse-drawn carriages and intimate French bistros right here on our own continent.

Why Everyone Needs To Go To A Nordic Spa Now

Posted 04.16.2016 | Canada Living

If you truly want to escape from the stressors of life, head to the Laurentians region of Quebec, Canada.

Super Hot Date Ideas For A Trip To Old Québec

Posted 04.15.2016 | Canada Living

For a romantic getaway with European charm, head to Old Québec

Have A Whale Of A Time Whale-Watching

Posted 04.15.2016 | Canada Living

Five ways to have a whale of a time while trying to catch a glimpse of Shamu.

Why The Maritime Regions Of Québec Are The Best Summer Vacation Destinations

Posted 05.12.2016 | Canada Living

The maritime region in Quebec, Canada is rich in scenery, wildlife, culture and culinary discoveries that are just waiting to take your breath away.

Let's Go To The Park! Quebec's Best National Parks

Posted 04.26.2016 | Canada Living

Why you need to book a trip to one of Quebec's national parks this summer

Stress-Free Vacation, Here We Come!

Posted 04.15.2016 | Canada Living

With advanced planning, a solid itinerary and these tips, you'll have a stress-free family vacation.

Eat Your Way Through Quebec, Canada

Posted 04.16.2016 | Canada Living

If you want a real taste of the food scene in Quebec, Canada, visit the Eastern Townships.

Spa Heaven! Why You Need To Go To A Nordic Spa Now

The Huffington Post Canada | The Huffington Post Canada Sponsored Feature | Posted 05.12.2016 | Canada Living

This centuries-old relaxation method is taking North America by storm

You Need To Visit Eeyou Istchee Baie-James

Posted 04.15.2016 | Canada Living

When you need to get away from it all, the Eeyou Istchee Baie-James region in Quebec is the place you need to be

We're Heading To The Maritime Regions of Québec This Summer

Posted 05.12.2016 | Canada Living

Québec’s maritime region is rich in scenery, wildlife, culture and culinary discoveries that are just waiting to take your breath away.

Bike Tips For The Adventure Seeker

Posted 04.15.2016 | Canada Living

Looking for an awe-inspiring bike trip this summer? Visit Saguenay--Lac-Saint-Jean in Quebec, Canada

Foodie Finds In Quebec's Eastern Townships

Posted 04.15.2016 | Canada Living

If you want a real taste of the food scene in Quebec, Canada, head over to the Eastern Townships.

Have Donations To B.C. Liberals And NDP Crossed The Line?

Dermod Travis | Posted 04.11.2016 | Canada Politics
Dermod Travis

The 2015 political donations were out this week and they contained some numbers that should cause a bit of unease. It's not just the 2015 amounts that are of interest, it's the running totals as well. Since 2005, the B.C. Liberal party has raised more than $107.8 million -- $70.2 million of that from businesses and corporations.

Video Surfaces Of Mulcair Selling Thatcher's Neo-Liberal Politics

The Huffington Post Quebec | Catherine Lévesque | Posted 04.08.2016 | Canada Politics

This is the second video of Mulcair praising the former British prime minister that has come to light.

Quebec Treasury Board President Under Ethics Investigation

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.02.2016 | Canada Politics

Couillard said Hamad "is not guilty of anything.''

Quebec Taxpayers To Cover Part Of Celine Dion Husband's Funeral

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.01.2016 | Canada

The final tally came in at $700,000.

The Polar Vortex Is Back

The Huffington Post Canada | Jessica Chin | Posted 03.30.2016 | Canada

Yes, there might be snow in April.