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Barack Obama

Why do we care about the Royal Wedding?

When are we "commoners" going to learn to shower ourselves with love, respect and admiration?

Canada is not for sale

Is Stephen Harper prepared to defend his country at his meeting with President Obama?

How Jared Loughner could save the Democrats

Barack Obama considered it a failure when the Democrats lost control of the House, and had significant losses in the Senate. The House Republicans' first act? To repeal the Obama healthcare reform...

Autumn is the season of political extremism

Exactly a week after Rob Ford’s conservative landslide in Toronto, Americans are heading to the polls poised to shift Congress sharply to the right.

Vancouver's West End as "Walkable" as Obama's Neighbourhood

I live in a walker’s paradise. Well, I already knew that, but it was nice of walkscore.com to confirm it for me.