Robert Wright, Toronto Historian
Pikas are no longer thought to be at risk for "devastating population decline," which until now has been their fate according to the many activists who have been obsessing about them for the last decade.
Invoking the national anthem in a forced confession—surely that establishes a new benchmark for the public shaming of a major Canadian celebrity.
"Most Republicans, whether standard or Trump brand, detest women, always have," says columnist Heather Mallick. That's information that has been too long concealed from political scientists and historians.
In the fragmented, hyper-politicized Canada of 2018, where we cannot even get a pipeline built, there can be no consensus on national symbols.
© Robert Wright, 2018.