John Diefenbaker

George John Dryden suffered fatal injuries in a suicide attempt.
"A strong and dominant national feeling is not a luxury in Canada, it is a necessity."
OTTAWA - Canada's Maple Leaf flag turns 50 on Sunday. Five things to know about its history: The flag was conceived on Oct
Danielle Smith, as the leader of the Opposition, has the privilege of being the leader of the government-in-waiting without having access to the levers of power that she needs to make things happen. It's her job to point out the idiocy of the government's legislation, its policies and, all too frequently, its misconduct.
TORONTO - Twice-married former Canadian prime minister John Diefenbaker — always believed to have been childless — may have
Former Prime Minister John Diefenbaker's biggest sin against history was that he didn't like John Kennedy and Kennedy didn't like him. And since Kennedy has been all but canonized in Western culture, that is the unpardonable crime. Kennedy wanted Canada to nuke up. Diefenbaker didn't.
Canadians might be surprised by the extent to which political events in this country were shaped by the charismatic U.S. leader
For us Canadians, the wisdom of our government to be involved in the affairs of the world is our collective priority and is still how the world envisions Canada to be. The world has always noted our efforts and indeed -- as Bono reminded us a decade ago -- "the world needs more Canada".
OTTAWA - How much of a role Canada should play in helping secure North America from missile attacks could be up for renewed
PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. - The Prince Albert Historical Society in Saskatchewan is looking for money to help renovate the home