David Letterman to Kanye West: “you don’t have a say in this”
It’s not about Trump or political ideology. It’s about freedom of expression and freedom of creativity. Kanye is doing what all good artists do—he’s pushing boundaries. All of us would benefit from being more like Kanye. Perhaps then we wouldn’t be so scared to say what we truly feel.
Remembering freedom: a tribute to George Jonas
George Jonas, 1935-2016, was arguably Canada’s greatest polymath. Fittingly, for his great insights towards making ours a better country he was appointed to the Order of Canada in 2013. In 2018 he was further memorialized via the newly minted George Jonas Freedom Award, a now annual June event in Toronto.
VIDEO: Climate change protestors block ambulance in Toronto
Protestors from the group #ExtinctionRebellion are protesting what they call the “climate emergency” while blocking off Young and Dundas in downtown Toronto
The New York Times attacks YouTubers including Philip DeFranco and Joe Rogan
The thumbnails include perfectly mainstream cultural figures like Jordan Peterson, Milton Friedman, Jimmy Kimmel, and Philip DeFranco. As the reader scrolls down, the images disappear. It has the feel of the NYT’s “most wanted” thought criminals.
Vox journalists ruin people’s lives then demand higher wages
What began as an ideological turf war for control of the narrative has morphed into social engineering. We are erasing our own history because we think it’s too offensive.
A Montreal war memorial was vandalized just before D-Day
Today, on the 75th anniversary of D-Day, most of us are taking time to reflect on the brave soldiers who risked their lives for our freedom.
Liberals need to respect diversity of opinion on abortion
Clearly pro-lifers and pro-choicers are both welcome in the Conservative Party. And, they have more in common than you might think.