Wilfrid Laurier

Canada will rule the world, a century after Laurier intended

David Moscrop: Canada has faced major challenges, and sometimes failed. But as major powers peck themselves to death, we’ve set ourselves up as a global leader.

What fights about ‘erasing’ history are really about

Canada’s debate about whom and what we remember requires shared sets of facts, ideas and stories—a canon on which we can all rely. It’s time for us to rethink that canon, writes Murad Hemmadi.

Harry Potter casts spell on Canadian campuses

Students connect through Potter-themed clubs and classes

Philippe Couillard, radical federalist

Quoting Wilfrid Laurier, the Quebec Liberal front-runner rocks the boat

Jim Flaherty: ‘Do it for your country’

The prepared text of a speech—an interesting, perhaps even charming, and apparently quite personal speech—delivered today by Finance Minister Jim Flaherty to students at the University of Western Ontario’s Ivey School of Business.

Canada's best Prime ministers

Canada’s best prime ministers

Maclean’s second survey of our greatest leaders shows a new number one, and some big surprises.


The enduring challenge of the opposition leader

Bruce Anderson sees little political advantage to be found for Michael Ignatieff in the economy.


Back to 1867

Maxime Bernier calls for a return to original intent (or at least original intent as he sees it).


Better know a talking point

From the official government lines distributed over the weekend.


Wildfred Laurier cuts funding for eight varsity teams

Golf, rugby, figure skating, cheerleading and baseball will be pay-to-play


Wilfrid Laurier student dies after residence blaze

First-year economics student and rugby player sustained injuries in last week’s residence fire