Opinion

You don’t feel alientated, Trudeau tells western Canadians

By David Marsden National unity is not being threatened by the federal…

  • Jul 15, 2019

America poised to turn its back on Afghan quagmire

There is movement toward peace in Afghanistan – or at least toward…

  • Jul 15, 2019

It takes determinaton, and luck, to get an old bike running again

I recently mentioned a friend of mine, Gary, had opened a two-wheeled…

  • Jul 15, 2019
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Perhaps you can have too much diversity

At what point does diversity become chaos? On the news, new immigrants…

  • Jul 13, 2019

Not everything should be build in one quadrant of the city

On Monday, Red Deer city council unanimously accepted an updated environmental master…

  • Jul 12, 2019

Trump and Kim rekindle their long-distance romance

The sporadic romance between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator…

  • Jul 12, 2019

Unlike Calgary, Red Deer should avoid temptation to buy jobs

Things are bad in Calgary. How bad? So bad they had to…

  • Jul 11, 2019

If you challenge authority, expect CSIS to spy on you

Spies spy. That is why governments employ them. That is why organizations…

  • Jul 11, 2019

Don’t confuse refugees with people who desire a better life

Every once in a while, a photograph of a migrant’s tragic death…

  • Jul 11, 2019

Energy debate isn’t about Alberta versus the Universe

Re: “Inquiry into oilpatch foes is needed,” David Marsden, Opinion, July 9.…

  • Jul 10, 2019

Michael Dawe: 100 years ago, fair organizers gambled, and it paid off big

Another Westerner Days Fair and Exposition is rapidly approaching. However, this year’s…

  • Jul 10, 2019

Job numbers hide anxiety

Within 75 minutes of the new jobs data coming out from Statistics…

  • Jul 10, 2019

Trump has reason to watch Iran’s nuclear ambitions

Iran has “begun its march … toward nuclear weaponry,” said Israel’s energy…

  • Jul 9, 2019

Opinion: Kenney’s inquiry into oilpatch foes is welcomed

The Jason Kenney government’s decision to spend $2.5 million on an inquiry…

  • Jul 8, 2019

Veer: It’s important to learn from the horrors of the holocaust

By Tara Veer On behalf of city council, we hope you’re all…

  • Jul 6, 2019

Snack from the past is just what I was looking for

Sometimes, some of a person’s favourite things disappear and don’t come back.…

  • Jul 6, 2019

Please, stop saying you’re offended

In this country, we have more laws, rules and regulations than Tim…

  • Jul 6, 2019

There’s a scarcity of ambassadors

The Fourth of July celebrations were marked in a not-so-usual way in…

  • Jul 5, 2019

Leaders’ handling of Brexit is turning departure into a train wreck

Oscar Wilde described fox hunting as “the unspeakable in pursuit of the…

  • Jul 4, 2019

Harper pegged to play key role in negotiating Brexit

Stephen Harper, true to form, ducked out of the spotlight quickly last…

  • Jul 4, 2019