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Father Raymond J. DeSouza: How motherhood stopped being a motherhood issue

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http://network.nationalpost.com — Motherhoodissues are not what they used to be. When Stephen Harper selectedmaternal and infant health as Canada's signature issue for next month'sG8 and G20 meetings, he likely thought it about as controversial asmaple syrup. After all, who could be against providing basic hygieneand health care to pregnant women and their offspring? For lack ofbasic medicines and primary health care, wo Read More
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Tom Gross: Noam Chomsky banned = big news. Elton John banned = who cares?

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http://network.nationalpost.com —  What has been described as an “overzealous clerk” at Israel’s border crossing with Jordan refused to allow Noam Chomsky, the anti-Israel American-Jewish academic, and darling of the international Far Left, to enter the country. Chomsky had been invited by Palestinians to lecture at Bir Zeit, one of the West Bank’s most radical universities, where incitement is rife against Israel and agains Read More
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Kelly McParland: Mississauga defers putting a muzzle on Carolyn Parrish

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http://network.nationalpost.com — Carolyn Parrish served as a Liberal MP for 13 years. She held, according to her biography, "many positions of responsibility." But the enduring image of her -- the one thing everyone remembers -- is that she stomped on a George Bush doll on TV, announced "I have absolutely no loyalty to this team," and got kicked out of caucus as a result.Since departing federal politics she&# Read More
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Ezra Levant: Marci McDonald's comedy of errors

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http://network.nationalpost.com — In her bookThe Armageddon Factor, Marci McDonald has a lot of nasty things to sayabout Christians in Canada. She calls them "retrograde andexclusionary," "militant," "radical," practitioners of "apartheid" whohave a "dark and dangerous vision." And then she takes a run at Jewsand Sikhs, too. It's surprising that Random House agreed topu Read More
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Gary Clement on Ignatieff's state of the Liberal Party

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http://network.nationalpost.com — A full archive of Gary Clement's cartoons and portraits Read More
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The real Robin never robbed the rich

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http://network.nationalpost.com — Robin Hood was a courageous enemy of state-enforced robberyBy John RidpathAnother Robin Hood movie, another ideological travesty. Interviewedrecently on his role in the new epic, Russell Crowe said it was a storyof class warfare, of robbing from the rich and giving to the poor. It’s an alarming omen to again see Robin Hood heroism mindlesslydistorted. Aside from its vacuously erroneous simplicity Read More
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Terence Corcoran: How to save Europe

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http://network.nationalpost.com — Supply-side tax changes and debt default are better options for GreeceFrom the Financial Times,Sat., May 8: “European banks in bonds plea: Europe’s banks yesterdaymake a desperate appeal for the European Central Bank to buy the bondsof crisis-hit eurozone members.” Yesterday, the banks and otherinvestors got their bailout wish. Following a great circular path, thefirst wads of cash flowed from th Read More
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Sheldon Alberts: A Democratic win in Pennsylvania, and more turbulence ahead

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http://network.nationalpost.com — WASHINGTON — Almost from the moment Republican Scott Brown won Ted Kennedy’s old Senate seat in Massachusetts last January, the conventional wisdom among America’s political class has been that 2010 would be the year of the great GOP comeback. Democrats, beware.But voters in a rural Pennsylvania congressional district have just sent the GOP establishment a sobering message — not so fast.  In Read More
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