Lawrence Winkler is a physician, traveler, and natural philosopher. His molecules have morphed from medicine to manuscript. He lives with Robyn on Vancouver Island and in New Zealand, tending their gardens and vineyards, and dreams.
Marie Favereau’s new book about the Golden Horde, the great Mongol power of the Eurasian steppe, explores its economy, ideology, and material culture, along with its wider influence.
Its plan for the Middle East has been corrupted by petulant party politics.
These policies are the products of unhappy people who have realized that combining ideology and claims of victimhood give them power, which they can use to hurt others.
Professors are apologizing for saying ‘male’ and ‘female.’ Students are policing teachers. This is what it looks like when activism takes over medicine.
There are no easy answers this time.
A singer’s skin colour has become more important than his voice.
In the absence of government, vigilantes are forced to defend their homes.
New Zealand agrees to repatriate.
Covid has pushed vast swathes of humanity to the brink of extreme poverty.
Color blindness perpetuates racism.
To live inside the prison of mental illness.
Ecologists point out that while climate change makes fires more likely, it’s poor forestry management that helps make them more destructive.
The liberal elite’s failure to stand with JK Rowling is disgraceful.
But no longer very democratic or Western.
Found in Israel, dates back 10,000 years.
Mosque complies with covid restrictions by closing doors to women.
It has a quality-of-life enforcement crisis.
Does Canada have any left?
Brought back to life by scientists.
On its 100-year anniversary, downtown Desert Center is being sold for more than $6 million to a buyer who is not a member of its founding family.
Reveal NASA held ‘microaggressions’ training.
Bardot is not celebrating diversity. Expect the Left to renew its denunciations of her, even in the face of these threats.
As state enters stricter lockdown following 136 new Covid cases.