Why is Canada’s parliament tip-toeing around sex-selective abortion?
Margaret Somerville | 09 April 2013 |
tags: abortion, Canada, gendercide, sex-selective abortion
Debate is being stifled because the government is afraid to touch the third rail.
Only a “little, little, little” bit of killing
Peter Ryan | 05 April 2013 |
tags: Canada, euthanasia
Quebec, bellwether for Canadian social change, forges ahead with euthanasia plans.
The dead-end values driving euthanasia advocacy
Margaret Somerville | 21 January 2013 |
tags: Canada, euthanasia, relativism
A Quebec government report endorsing euthanasia rests on a moral relativism that has already failed the young.
Finding common ground on Canadian abortion law
Margaret Somerville | 06 December 2012 |
tags: abortion, Canada, common ground
After years of debate, Canada has no law on abortion. Is is possible to find an acceptable compromise to rein it in?
Same-sex marriage ten years on: lessons from Canada
Bradley W. Miller | 19 November 2012 |
tags: Canada, same-sex marriage
Why not ask Canadians what happens after same-sex marriage is legalized?
Who sets the ethical tone of society?
Margaret Somerville | 16 November 2012 |
tags: business ethics, Canada, corruption
A massive corruption scandal in Quebec raises the question of how to screen out rogues before they reach the trough.
I’ll drink to that!
Andrea Mrozek | 25 October 2012 |
tags: Canada, pro-life movement
In Canada, two pro-life jailbirds have been awarded Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee medals.
Will “choice” trump even gendercide?
Margaret Somerville | 03 October 2012 |
tags: Canada, sex selective abortions
A new page in Canada’s abortion debate will force pro-choice politicians to decide just how non-negotiable their position is.
Childless by choice - a decision you may live to regret
Mariette Ulrich | 30 September 2012 |
tags: Canada, childlessness, demographic decline
Hot yoga and shopping trips to New York won't sustain you when you're eighty-plus and lying in a resthome.
The right to life and Canada’s democracy
Margaret Somerville | 26 September 2012 |
Today's vote in Ottawa about re-opening the abortion debate is also a test of political ethics.
A life unworthy to be discussed?
Margaret Somerville | 28 August 2012 |
Canada has no law governing abortion, and pro-choice forces oppose even debating one.
Salvation from medical suicide
Peter Stockland | 25 June 2012 |
tags: Canada, euthanasia
If assisted suicide is legalised in Canada, we cross the barrier from civilisation to savagery.
How do we want our great-great-grandchildren to die?
Margaret Somerville | 17 June 2012 |
tags: assisted suicide, Canada, euthanasia
A judge in British Columbia has declared unconstitutional a ban on assisted suicide.
Chaos on the streets of Montreal
Margaret Somerville | 12 June 2012 |
This summer’s puzzling and sometimes violent protests may foreshadow what could happen in democratic societies without a consensus on values.
Are we heading for a new Kulturkampf?
Michael Coren | 06 June 2012 |
tags: Canada, Chrstianity, tolerance
A combative Canadian journalist takes off the gloves in his latest book defending Christianity.