American Dream has opened, and what a wild ride it’s been

More than 17 years after developers began boasting about world-class retail and entertainment just eight miles west of Manhattan, parts of the American Dream mega-mall opened Friday in New Jersey’s Meadowlands. But the retail side still isn’t ready. Neither is dining. Nothing about this complex — not the design, not the financing, not even the […]

The purple senator –

Welcome to a sneak peek of the Maclean’s Politics Insider newsletter. Sign-up at the bottom of the page to get it delivered straight to your inbox. On second thought:  “Where did it all go so wrong?” is a question almost every federal party, save for the Bloc Quebecois, is asking themselves this week. But the Conservatives, as the biggest […]

Poppies now available across Saskatchewan

Posted October 25, 2019 9:07 pm Updated October 25, 2019 9:12 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The 2019 poppy campaign was launched in Saskatchewan on Friday. Poppies are recognized as the national symbol of remembrance for Canadians who gave their lives […]

Advice to Conservatives: Think twice

What’s to be done about Andrew Scheer? He’s the most Western-entrenched Conservative leader since—well, since Rona Ambrose, Stephen Harper, Stockwell Day, Preston Manning, Joe Clark and John Diefenbaker. He’s reduced the Conservatives to pariah status in the country’s big eastern cities, terrifying windswept concrete valleys of Laurentianism where gay people are prone to marry or […]

‘It’s a human issue’: vulgar slur denounced by Nova Scotia women in politics

People across Canada are raising their voice in support and condemnation after a vulgar and misogynistic slur was spray-painted on the campaign office of Liberal Environment Minister Catherine McKenna. McKenna’s Ottawa office was defaced overnight Wednesday with red spray-paint. In a photo of the defacement shared by McKenna’s office with media, the slur could be […]