This first edition of The Hub’s monthly transatlantic diary touches on Rishi Sunak’s impossible task as Tory leader, Canada’s impressively underfunded and underperforming military, and the news of Frasier’s return to television.
Jordan Peterson is too big to be silenced by the naysayers and regulators—but what about the rest of us?
Despite the many attempts to do so, Jordan Peterson’s message will not be stifled, even when institutional regulators attempt to rein him in. We should worry for the rest of us, though, who do not have the same platform or support to resist progressivism’s pervasive reach.
If we want to have productive debates about the most effective public policy, then we must escape our tendency for binary thinking along polarized lines. Let’s consider how to best equip youth to be better citizens and improve our civic culture in the long run.
Research shows that porn consumption is associated with a raft of negative individual and collective consequences that warrant greater attention in Canada. Politicians across Canada, in general, are not addressing pornography, and Canadians pay the price.
Under the leadership of CEO Alicia Dubois, the Royal British Columbia Museum has embarked on an extensive consultation process with the public in 2023 about the museum’s future, including conversations with both Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities.
While Shelley wrote his famous poem as a parable about the impermanence of worldly renown, the fact that we still know the name Ozymandias and who it represents, can still look upon his mighty works, highlights how wrong the poet was.
Does the CBC still deserve our dollars?: The Hub Roundtable discusses Poilievre’s plan to defund the broadcaster
This week’s Hub Dialogue Roundtable discusses Conservative leader Pierre Poilievre’s plan to defund the CBC, as well as new proposals to tighten mortgage lending and what this tells us about the Canadian obsession with real estate.
We can call it a poignant look inside the fishbowl all we like, but it’s clear Prince Harry’s memoir taps into an eternal human need for bitchy gossip. You don’t have to have a strong stance on constitutional monarchy to understand why.
Wine does not make itself, and the story of the people who make the wine is the real story of the wine. It’s easy to forget this and get caught up in geography, climate, grape variety, cellar equipment, or whatever else and forget about the minds that make the decisions about what ends up in the glass.
A generation of teachers has been steeped in the progressive educational theories of John Dewey and his more radical successors, who viewed education as a vehicle for delegitimizing a society’s cultural inheritance and dismantling its customs and institutions.