Rebekka Roy

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Notes from a debate-watcher’s diary

<i>Gerald Caplan is an Africa scholar, a former NDP national director and a regular panelist on CBC's</i> <i>Power & Politics.</i><p><b>6:50 p.m.</b> Getting close. Throw some salami on bread, get notepad out, and remind myself to watch not as a blind partisan but open-minded, with detachment. Like any undecided citizen. …

Helicopter Parenting - Statistics Show You Need To Let Your Child Be Free

Shares 52<p>While always hovering over your kids might seem like deep love and natural protective instincts, it can actually create lasting problems for …

Parenting is All About Perspective

As I sat holding our 3-year-old while our oldest took a nap, I felt utterly exhausted. I spent the previous few days and nights waking up to clean up …

Late Style

New Order’s continuing influence.<p>The English band New Order is thirty-five years old. Such is its influence on the large, hybrid musical territory we might call “synth pop” or “dance rock” that entire careers are impossible to imagine without it. There might have been no LCD Soundsystem, or the …

Debate highlights most important issue of campaign: TPP trade deal

Monday's Munk debate on foreign policy ended with an overture to what could be the most important issue of this campaign: whether Canada should be part of the Trans Pacific Partnership, the most ambitious regional trade agreement ever undertaken.<p>With Stephen Harper's Conservatives almost certain to …