The publication of the Wolfenden Report in 1957 was a landmark in the movement that led to the de-stigmatization of homosexuality across the Western world in that it brought about the decriminalization of homosexuality in England and Wales in...
"When selfishness replaces righteousness, Christianity is dead"--is a quote I heard in a discussion some years ago concerning Christianity and the common welfare of humanity. Selfishness is one thing, but enlightened self-interest is quite another. The expression, "the Lord...
Canadian taxpayers are forced to subsidize the Canadian Broadcast Corporation, similar to the BBC in the UK and ABC in Australia. The partisan nature as well as the inability for this organization to fairly reflect all opinions (while taking...
There have been a number of school shootings in the past several years. I remember when the news broke of the shooting that took place at Columbine High School in Colorado on April 20, 1999. Twelve students and one teacher...
How often am I confronted with the assertion that "a gun is for killing?" Invariably this assertion is used by prohibitionists in debates and discussions over gun ownership. It is intended to end the debate or discussion in putting...
'' If a believer demands that I, as a nonbeliever, observe his taboos in the public domain, he is not asking for my respect, but for my submission. '' Religion is part of the fabric of Canadian society; Canadians...
There are two places in the world currently that can be considered multicultural by law: Canada and Singapore. Unlike Canadians, Singaporeans won't have their enthusiasm for multiculturalism be turned into anger and disappointment. This due to the Authoritarianism of the...
In recent years there has been an ever increasing amount of pressure to either reform, or abolish the senate in Canada.  There is no doubt that there are problems with the senate, but is it really necessary to eliminate...

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