February 23, 2024 4:00 am

On Taxes and Economic Freedom, Canadians Have It Worse Than Americans

Liberty to engage in voluntary transactions and keep our wealth varies across North America.

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February 20, 2024 12:17 am

Christian Nationalism Book Relies On Falsehoods To Paint Religious Conservatives As Bogeymen

In his latest book, sociologist Andrew Whitehead uses flawed research and disproven narratives to preach the ‘harmful nature of Christian nationalism.’

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February 8, 2024 12:15 am

U.S. Classical College Brings Back From ‘Exile’ Pastor Threatened For Praying At Trucker Convoy

A pastor run out of his native Canada for protesting lockdowns is now president of a classical college in Wyoming.

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January 30, 2024 7:40 am

The 2 Reasons California’s YIMBY Reforms Are Failing

Plus: Ohio church sues the city trying to shut down its homeless services, another indigenous-owned megaproject approved in Vancouver, B.C., and a new report shows rapidly deteriorating housing affordability.

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January 29, 2024 1:49 pm

Even Canada Thinks the Nanny State Has Gone Too Far on Outlawing Fun

A new white paper from the Canadian Pediatric Society recommends more unstructured play time for kids.

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January 26, 2024 6:30 am

Canada’s Trucker Crackdown

Plus: TED’s “genocide apologists,” California’s speed limits, NYPD’s inability to handle road blockages, and more…

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January 26, 2024 4:00 am

Crackdown on Freedom Convoy Violated Canadians’ Rights, Says Court

Opponents of pandemic restrictions had their day in court and won a victory for open dissent.

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January 24, 2024 4:53 am

Canadian Court Rules Trudeau’s ‘Unreasonable’ Crackdown On Trucker Convoy Violated Federal Law

A Canadian court ruled that PM Justin Trudeau’s use of a law to target truckers protesting Covid shot mandates was unlawful.

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January 24, 2024 1:00 am

Brickbat: Supporting the Troops

Canadian military police are threatening to press charges against Christina Lea Gilchrist, a sex worker who offers a 25 percent discount to customers presenting a valid military ID. Her sex work is legal, but the military objects to ads Gilchrist has posted showing her in uniform, which it claims is illegal. Gilchrist said she has…

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January 22, 2024 1:00 am

Brickbat: Don’t Touch

Police in Ontario have dropped charges against a reporter arrested while trying to ask Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland a question, saying “no credible security threat existed.” Video showed Freeland was walking down a public sidewalk when David Menzies approached her with a microphone and began walking alongside her, asking about the government’s decision to leave…

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January 18, 2024 1:00 am

Brickbat: Taking Their Word for It

Canadian officials said that, on second thought, they aren’t going to block Maria Kartasheva from becoming a citizen. Just before she was due to take her oath of citizenship, an official informed her she’d been tried in absentia in Russia, her home country, and found guilty of “public dissemination of deliberately false information about the…

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