Keystone Fails in Senate (for Now)

More than six years after TransCanada first presented its plan for a pipeline to carry oil from Canada's tar-sands fields to Texas's Gulf Coast, an ...


A Pipeline to Somewhere

Canada's hopes of securing an outlet for its landlocked oil wealth and pulling an end run around the eternally deadlocked Keystone XL project took a ...


The Myth of the Big Bad Lone Wolf

The terror attack on Canadian soldier Nathan Cirillo and the Canadian Parliament by recent Muslim convert Michael Zehaf-Bibeau has re-focused attention on the threat from ...


Keep Calm and Carry On, Stephen Harper

The attack on the Canadian Parliament building on Wednesday raises familiar questions about how democratic leaders should respond to such events. The death of a ...


The Threats We Forget

On October 16, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Raad al-Hussein described the Islamic State (IS) and the Ebola outbreak as "twin plagues" unleashed ...


Fort Meade and the Maple Leaf

In the annals of Canadian history, the shooting death of a soldier and the wounding of three security personnel by a suspected Islamic terrorist this ...


Canadian PM: ‘Terrorist’ Responsible for Deadly Ottawa Shootings

This post was updated. Speaking to his nation Wednesday night, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper blamed a deadly shooting at parliament that killed a Canadian ...


The Looming Gas Glut

Companies around the world are spending billions of dollars in a scramble to start exporting ever-greater amounts of natural gas with hopes of feeding a ...

Kerry Tells European Envoys U.N. Action on Palestine Can Wait till Israeli Election

Kerry Tells European Envoys U.N. Action on Palestine Can Wait till Israeli Election

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