Saturday April 20, 2024
Linda Mcquaig

  • July 07, 2022

    Dangerous remarks

    In a recent TV interview, the celebrated US political scientist Francis Fukuyama made what struck me as possibly the most foolish remark ever...

  • June 05, 2021

    People’s vaccine

    Given the scope and urgency of the looming crisis in February 2020, hundreds of global health experts and researchers converged for two intense days...

  • April 16, 2021

    Tax the rich

    Benjamin Franklin observed that nothing is certain except death and taxes.Another certainty is that the wealthy will concoct fatuous arguments to...

  • January 27, 2021

    Long-term care

    When it became clear last fall that the province’s long-term care homes were about to be engulfed by the second wave of the pandemic, the Ford...

  • February 21, 2018

    Climate change won’t wait

    With opposing factions deeply entrenched on either side of the climate change divide, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau seems to think he’s found the...