TORONTO SHOOTINGS

Alamy

The Media's Straight-Shootin' Approach to Gun Violence

Friday's monstrous, senseless killing spree in Colorado obviously sucked the whimsy out of the news cycle this weekend, and even a cynic like me must concede that the Canadian press has largely responded with a rarely-seen abundance of dignity and restraint. There have been no obnoxious editorials about gun control, no ill-timed rants about Canadian superiority in the face of "yet another" symptom of American dysfunction.
AP

Are Canadians Cities Still Safe?

International media are focused on Toronto after a shooting at a block party in the city’s east end on Monday left two people dead and another 22 injured. Toronto Police Chief Bill Blair called it “t...