Refugee crisis not solved yet

 PUBLISHED: Monday, Aug. 22, 2016 by Angelo Persichilli TORONTO—In the middle of last year’s federal election campaign, I had the impression that, finally, media and politicians understood the seriousness of Syrian refugees’ situation. It was the wrong impression. After a few months of hype and drama, the theatrical arrival in Canada of a few thousands of … Continue reading Refugee crisis not solved yet

Canadians captivated by US politics ignoring domestic

By ANGELO PERSICHILLI Monday, Aug. 8, 2016 12:00 AM TORONTO—Now that the Republican and Democratic conventions are over and Americans have nominated their candidates for the White House, we can watch how the presidential campaign unfolds between now and November. Yes, in Canada, the Conservatives and the NDP are also in the process of selecting new leaders, … Continue reading Canadians captivated by US politics ignoring domestic