Castro and Trudeau: A Famous, but also Fraught Friendship
Fidel Castro, Pierre Trdueau, Canada, Cuba
Eleven Weeks that Shook the Nation
Canadian federal election of 2015, Justin Trudeau, Stephen Harper
The Enigmatic El Comandante
Fidel Castro, Cuba
Robert Wright, Toronto Historian
Where did Prime Minister Trudeau handcuff himself on the Trans Mountain pipeline project? Paris.
Another lovely spring morning in Toronto, another blanket of snow on the ground—another reminder, as if any were needed, that the coldest winter in memory goes on and on.
As Canadians embark on an important national conversation about systemic racism, it is important to know who among us is allowed to express an opinion, and who is not.
As the academic debate over the practical applicability of "indigenous knowledge" to public policy makes its way through the federal parliament and into the nation's law schools, Canadian intellectuals should be paying close attention.
© Robert Wright, 2018.