Stockwell Day

Falling On Your Sword Can Remedy Even The Worst PR Disaster

Warren Kinsella | Posted 04.18.2017 | Canada Living
Warren Kinsella

In this writer's experience, voters and consumers are forgiving. They are profoundly aware of the tendency of humans to have human failings, being human beings themselves. And, as long as mistakes are not being made all the time they will forgive and forget and move on.

Trump's Political Incorrectness Is Sabotaging His Racist Policies

Warren Kinsella | Posted 02.07.2017 | Canada Politics
Warren Kinsella

Trump's words are coming back to haunt him - and his Muslim ban is being found discriminatory, and therefore unconstitutional, by court after court. By being, you know, "politically incorrect," what he said outside the courtroom is now being used to hammer him inside the courtroom. And it's simply wonderful.

Trudeau, World Leaders Gather To Mourn Former Israeli PM

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.30.2016 | Canada Politics

U.S. President Barack Obama and former president Bill Clinton delivered emotional eulogies.

Connecting the Dots: Hamas, ISIS, and the Assault on Human Rights in the Middle East

Sheila Copps | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada Politics
Sheila Copps

Zahar and Baghdadi, Hamas and ISIS share the same final goal: democracy must give way to theocracy, plural religions to a single Islamist belief, freedom to submission and social equality to the dictates of Sharia rule. Standing against Hamas and ISIS terrorism transcends politics and party lines. The rights and freedoms that comprise the very heart of our way of life are under direct attack in the Middle East from these and other groups seeking to build a radical, theocratic mega-state across the region, and, if they can achieve it, even beyond.

Look Who Opposes Tories' Online Snooping Bill

CBC | Posted 07.23.2014 | Canada Business

Former public safety minister Stockwell Day says he hopes the Conservative government takes "another look" at its bill to fight cybercrime and curtail...

What I Saw In China

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

On a recent trip to China, I heard the president of that nation make a startling announcement. China will rebuild the centuries' old trade route kno...

How Self-Inflicted Wounds Made The B.C. Conservative Party Irrelevant

Samuel Getachew | Posted 06.30.2013 | Canada Politics
Samuel Getachew

At a party convention three years ago -- British Columbia's Conservative Party leader -- Jim Cummins -- remarked how the "BC Conservatives are going t...

Meet Christy Clark's New BFF

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

KELOWNA, B.C. - A former federal Conservative cabinet minister says he'll be supporting the BC Liberal Party in the upcoming provincial election.Stock...

A Look Behind This Secretive Spy Weapon

CBC | Posted 11.06.2012 | Canada Politics

The secretive, highly contentious security certificate process strikes a balance between upholding fundamental human rights and protecting society fro...

Mahjoub Security Certificate May Be Linked To Torture: Stockwell Day

CBC | Posted 11.06.2012 | Canada Politics

Former Conservative public safety minister Stockwell Day says there were warnings that some of the information in a security certificate used to detai...

Stockwell Day Admits He May Have Used Info Obtained By Torture

CP | Linda Nguyen, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - A former federal cabinet minister told an Ontario court Thursday he had been warned that there was no way of knowing whether information in ...

Stockwell Day Speaks Out Against Online Spying Powers

CBC | Posted 04.23.2012 | Canada Politics

A former Conservative public safety minister says he was against giving the police more power when he was in charge of the department that's now pushi...

Canada's Media Is Around When You're Short of Enemies

Mark Bourrie | Posted 08.20.2011 | Canada
Mark Bourrie

Stephen Harper has worked hard in the past eight years to de-legitimize the role of the media in the political system. He deliberately worked to create bad feeling with the Parliamentary Press Gallery, then hammed up the role of victim when the press fought back. And the press didn't fight hard.

Stockwell Day To Support BC Liberals

CBC | Posted 07.22.2011 | Canada Politics

Former Treasury Board president and retired Conservative MP Stockwell Day says he's backing the provincial Liberals in British Columbia because any ot...