Mike Ward

Jérémy Gabriel (left) and Mike Ward (Courtesy of Marie-Josée Boisvert; Courtesy of Michel Grenier/Bang Management Inc.)

The joke that went to the Supreme Court

Comedian Mike Ward mocked a disabled boy. Nine years after the boy’s family filed a complaint, the case tests the rights of artistic expression versus discrimination.

When comedy crosses the line in Quebec

Comedian Mike Ward’s joke about a 12-year old has landed him in court and put a brand of very edgy comedy on trial

Diagnosing the NDP’s patient zero in Quebec

Comic Mike Ward is the reason some Quebecers voted NDP