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Dear Donald Trump: This is why you should resign

An open letter to the president<p>This article originally appeared on The Globalist.<p>I find it extremely hard to call you “President Trump” because sadly for America, you neither act like a president nor speak like one. You neither have the moral authority that a president needs to project, nor the …

Donald Trump

Justin Trudeau: The North Star

He was raised in jet-set privilege but overcame tragedy to become Canada's prime minister. Is he the free world's best hope?<p>Let's begin by …

Justin Trudeau Just Took Down Donald Trump and Theresa May With One Comment

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has taken a pop at the political direction of the U.S. and the U.K. in a conversation with Ireland’s new …

Blue America reaches out to the world, ignoring Trump

States and cities are forming a kind of parallel national government around climate change.<p>Even before President Trump announced that the US would withdraw from the Paris climate agreement, it was clear that he intended to lead the US on a fossil fuel bender. He has made it crystal clear that the …

Climate

Canada Is Owning Donald Trump by Simply Ignoring Him

A good lesson for all of us, to be honest.<p>Canada, as most of the people who currently work in Donald Trump's administration know, is located immediately to the north of the United States. The two countries share a language, a longstanding friendship, and a border that is nearly 6,000 miles long. …

Donald Trump

Canadian sniper's record-breaking kill shot an 'incredible achievement'

The commander of Canada's elite special forces says a record-breaking kill shot by one of his snipers in Iraq is "an incredible martial achievement" that has been independently verified and speaks to the quality of the country's soldiers.<p>Major-General Michael Rouleau told The Globe and Mail on …

Military

Assuming a plan behind Comey firing would be giving Trump too much credit

Among the many challenges Donald Trump presents is simple comprehension. His unfitness for office is so complete, his failings as a man so profound, …

Icelandic language at risk; robots, computers can't grasp it

When an Icelander arrives at an office building and sees "Solarfri" posted, they need no further explanation for the empty premises: The word means …

Linguistics

John Ivison: Don’t blame foreign workers when the problem is locals who prefer EI over working

Westmorland Fisheries, a lobster and crab processing company based in Cap-Pelé, N.B., found itself short of staff last March and applied for …

A lesson for Milo Yiannopoulos in what free speech really means

This week, after video surfaced of him rhapsodizing about the benefits to both parties of older men having sex with children as young as 13, the Conservative Political Action Conference rescinded their invitation to Milo Yiannopoulos. He will no longer be filling a featured speaking slot at CPAC …

Rights & Freedoms

The Deep Denialism of Donald Trump

Donald Trump is hardly the first President to lie to the American people. Nor is he the first to place ideology before data. But this White House, unlike any other, has already crossed the threshold into a space where facts appear to mean nothing.<p>Eventually, the President’s daily policy outrages, …

Donald Trump

People Want California To Join Canada And Canada Is Down

Come on over, baby.

Netflix's Secret Codes Unlock More Movies Than You Can Imagine

Access this hidden list of hyper-specific Netflix genres with our help.<p>How many movies do you think are currently available on Netflix? Well, you’re …

Entertainment

Noam Chomsky: “I have never seen such lunatics in the political system”

The philosopher and linguist lays waste to the Republican field and sounds the alarm about Hillary’s foreign policy<p><b>Professor Chomsky was interviewed in Boston by the writer and activist Simone Chun for the Hankyoreh newspaper. Here is the English translation of the interview, courtesy of Ms. Chun.</b> …

North Korea