16 November 2017

A new poll by Ipsos shows that only half of global respondents are prepared to say things are getting better in terms of safety & security. The survey also looked at Values, World Affairs, Free Trade and Climate Change.

15 November 2017   (CHRIS MacLEAN)

An Ontario judge has ruled a man is not guilty of sexual assault because the Crown failed to prove that he knew his behaviour was criminal. Why has the Crown not yet filed to appeal this dangerous decision? We are all at risk.

9 November 2017

The RCAF has decided to use a grey colour scheme for the C-295W fleet "to enable surging flexibility" for the "very wide range of missions" it is required to conduct, said a DND spokesman.

31 October 2017   (DAVID BERCUSON)

Although supported by a large number of Canadians, the Liberal government’s pursuit of a free trade agreement with China ignores real security and defence vulnerabilities posed by such a relationship.

14 October 2017   (JAYA PRAKASH)

In view of the worsening security situation in the world, Singapore has passed new laws to protect its infrastructure.

5 October 2017   (DAVID BERCUSON)

The biggest obstacle to passage of Canadian Arctic waters is the lack of both navigation facilities and rescue services, and this requires heavy icebreakers, notes David Bercuson.

4 October 2017   (ANGUS REID POLL)

A new poll shows Quebec residents are supportive of their government’s efforts to ban the receiving or administering of public services with a covered face, and most disapprove of its response to this summer’s surge in irregular border-crossings.

3 October 2017   (JAYA PRAKASH)

Government recognizes a need to prepare the business sector to be vigilant for potential terror activity.

1 October 2017   (SCOTT NEWARK)

Bill C-22 creates, for the first time, a special Parliamentary Committee with a specific national security review mandate. This important accomplishment could be a valuable tool, the following issues merit substantive examination.

27 September 2017   (JAYA PRAKASH)

Al-Qaeda calls upon mujahid brothers to resist the oppression facing the ethnic Rohinhya minority in Myanmar.

13 September 2017   (SCOTT NEWARK)

Public attention on these issues is unprecedented, and for good reason. Modern immigration and refugee systems should go beyond erecting heated tents and ignoring the truth.

10 September 2017   (JAYA PRAKASH)

New arrests for terrorism-related activities adds to the increasing cascade of arrests and detentions that Singapore authorities have been making since 2015.

2 September 2017   (ANGUS REID POLL)

Public opinion poll from the Angus Reid Institute shows majority (57%) of Canadians disapprove of the Trudeau government's handling of the illegal border crossing situation.

22 August 2017

It is impossible to prevent every terrorist activity being plotted across the globe without constant, intrusive surveillance, which is socially and politically unacceptable. Dr Kabilan looks at the importance of building resilience.

15 August 2017

President Trump's crackdown on illegal immigrants in the United States is having unforeseen and unprecedented consequences for Canada, and its processing system is failing.

15 August 2017

The father of a white supremacist stands up and says "It was the silence of good people that allowed the Nazis to flourish the first time around, and it is the silence of good people that is allowing them to flourish now."

9 August 2017   (ANGUS REID POLL)

Fewer than two-in-five Canadians say believe it is safe to eat genetically modified foods, and 83% say GMOs should be subject to mandatory labeling.

31 July 2017   (JAYA PRAKASH)

Authorities from Indonesia, Australia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Brunei and New Zealand met over the weekend to map out a plan to meet and defeat the threat emanating from ISIS.

17 July 2017   (JAYA PRAKASH)

Sitting at one of Asia’s most strategically vulnerable hotspots, Singapore is pulling out all the stops to prevent terrorists from ever ‘disfiguring’ it, in the way the United States, Australia and Britain have so painfully experienced.

11 July 2017   (CHRIS MacLEAN)

A new Angus Reid poll shows that 71% of Canadians feel Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made the wrong choice in awarding an out of court settlement of $10.5 million to Omar Khadr. The question is: who is the PM representing?