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Editorial: Boycotting U.S. goods and services will get us nowhere
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Editorial: Boycotting U.S. goods and services will get us nowhere

Many Canadians are rightly unhappy with the U.S. treatment of asylum seekers, separating parents and young children, and putting the latter behind bars.

Editorial: Ottawa has no business taking over Kinder-Morgan pipeline
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Editorial: Ottawa has no business taking over Kinder-Morgan pipeline

We are disappointed that the Liberal government caved when U.S.-controlled Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd. presented its April 8 ultimatum April, essentially a form of corporate blackmail.

Editorial: Racial profiling by Montreal police has got to stop
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Editorial: Racial profiling by Montreal police has got to stop

We all have friends, family, and neighbours who know about that ugly phenomenon known as “driving while black.” It refers to police in Montreal, and other areas of Quebec and North America, stopping young men of colour driving nice cars, based on the idea that the two are incompatible, and […]

Editorial: Something-for-everyone budget boosts public services
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Editorial: Something-for-everyone budget boosts public services

With an obvious eye to the Quebec election scheduled for October, the provincial Liberals have presented a budget that should go a long way toward solidifying their standing among traditional voters

Editorial: Mount Royal must revert to its original parkland role
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Editorial: Mount Royal must revert to its original parkland role

It takes courage and vision to introduce changes and we congratulate Mayor Valérie Plante and her administration for some of the measures they’ve introduced in their first hundred days in office, though not necessarily with the way they’ve done it.

Editorial: A convulsive year comes to a close with predators in high places unmasked
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Editorial: A convulsive year comes to a close with predators in high places unmasked

As we head into a new year, it is increasingly clear that Donald J. Trump’s policies foreshadow disastrous impacts on the poor and middle classes.

Letter: Giving the gift of gratitude Letter to Montreal General Hospital
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Letter: Giving the gift of gratitude Letter to Montreal General Hospital

It is probably not uncommon for a hospital to receive complaints from patients but this letter is the reverse.

Editorial: Morneau’s investments spark calls for tougher laws
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Editorial: Morneau’s investments spark calls for tougher laws

He’s been pilloried by the opposition for possible conflict of interest. The controversy was based on federal finance minister Bill Morneau’s ownership of more than 2 million shares in Morneau Shepell, his family’s Toronto- based human resources firm, when he took office and the profit he would have made as […]

Make the city accessible for all, says Valérie Plante. Photo by Barbara Moser
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Montreal election: The best women won!

Montrealers voted for change and elected three women who are called upon to fulfil that mandate.

Editorial: If it ain’t broke don’t fix it
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Editorial: If it ain’t broke don’t fix it

In Côte Saint Luc, former mayor Robert Libman, is seeking a return to active politics in challenging, incumbent Mitchell Brownstein.