Danielle Smith celebrates after being chosen as the new leader of the United Conservative Party and next Alberta premier in Calgary on Oct. 6, 2022. Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press.

UCP members say Smith’s victory won’t lead the party to split, yet

With former radio host and Wildrose Party leader Danielle Smith set to be sworn in as Alberta premier on Tuesday, after coasting to victory in the United Conservative Party leadership contest, party members say they don’t expect to see an exodus of moderates from their ranks. But that could change if the party flounders in the next election.

German chancellor Olaf Scholz speaks at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on May 26, 2022. Markus Schreiber/AP Photo.

David Frum on the rise of anti-Semitism around the world

This is the eighteenth episode of The Hub’s bi-weekly series featuring Sean Speer in conversation with leading author, journalist, and thinker David Frum. The two discuss the strength and vitality of Canada’s Jewish community as well as the rise of anti-Semitism around the world.