Challenges and successes for new Canadians
Focus on opening doors drives immigration aid groups
Immigration Program "a model that could be extended to … the country"
'If this region is going to survive and prosper, immigration is ...
McNEISH: 'We are now a global community'
Younger doctors exhausted by new practice demands
Fighting to find a family doctor: ‘The whole process is undignified.’
What we learned, what you said about doctor shortage in Atlantic Canada
Challenges, solutions to Atlantic Canada's doctor shortage
Family doctor shortage a threat to health care
The Western Star
BRUCE MacKINNON CARTOON: May 18, 2019
ERIC H. SUSSMAN: I prosecuted Conrad Black — and this presidential pardon is a mockery of justice
REX MURPHY: What Donald Trump would like in a man like Conrad Black
SHACHI KURL : Conservatives are surging provincially. Can Andrew Scheer win their biggest battle?
ALEX HARROLD: The science of stupid
BRUCE MacKINNON CARTOON: May 17, 2019
CONRAD BLACK: The President of the United States called. I was being pardoned, at last
The two counts for which I have just received a presidential pardon, and of which I was “convicted” in 2011, after the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously vacated them only to have a self-serving appellate judge reinstate them, were for wire ...
LETTER to the EDITOR: Victim already?
Dear Editor: I object to your paper’s referring to someone as “the victim” because that person has succeeded in getting the police to lay a charge against someone else. If “accuser” sounds too “harsh” ...
EDITORIAL: Vote with your head, not your heart
Western Newfoundland has some tough choices to make this week, and the result of those decisions has the capacity to impact the foreseeable future of this poor and beautiful province. The provincial election has not exactly left voters with a ...
HELKER-NYGREN: Restricting Caster Semenya is just the latest example of limiting women in sports
At the start of this month, Caster Semenya lost the legal battle against the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), which means that she must take medication to decrease her naturally high testosterone levels if she wants to ...
BRUCE MacKINNON CARTOON: May 16, 2019
RELATED: Facebook facing 20-year consent agreement after privacy lapses: source In India election, a $14 software tool helps overcome WhatsApp controls ...
EDITORIAL: Why your vote counts
It’s election day. Basically, it’s your chance to have some say in the political direction the province will take for the next four years or so. You should use it wisely — you should vote. It’s remarkably easy and virtually ...
ANDREW COYNE: This fall's federal election will be decided by one province, and hinge on cheap oil
It is hard to remember now, but there was a time when it was the Conservatives who wanted to make oil more expensive and the Liberals who campaigned against it. It was 40 years ago this year that the Liberals brought down Joe Clark’s ...
JOHN IVISON: Climate-change showdown in Commons leaves all three major parties bloodied
So, remember the finale of Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs, where three of the criminal gang, guns pointed at one another, are caught in a Mexican standoff that doesn’t end well for any of them? The resulting shootout sees “Nice ...
TERRY GLAVIN: Tiananmen Square – China's 30 years of denial and suppression
The man in the photograph was alone, standing in front of a line of tanks. He was wearing a white shirt and black trousers. He was carrying a shopping bag. It was the morning of June 5, 1989, the day after Chinese troops massacred thousands of ...
CATHERINE MORRISON: Warning – young people mistrust government. Here's what to do about it
Youth are worried about the future. A national online survey conducted by Abacus Data , with 1,000 youth between the ages of 15 to 30, reveals our political priorities, our lack of trust in governments and the top issues we are currently facing. ...