Alberta Politics: Tales from the Political Crypt: Vote for me and I’ll give it all to charity!

PHOTOS: Your blogger with Carl Benito, back in the day. Below: Brian “Clipper” Jean in his wedding canoe, and Jason Kenney, a confirmed bachelor, striking an appropriately W.L. Mackenzie King-like pose. The latter two politicians are the principal contenders to lead a united right, if indeed the right can be united. Bottom: Some of the ...

The Disaffected Lib: Sex Could Solve Roman Catholicism’s Biggest Problems

The debate is open again as to whether Roman Catholic priests should have to be celibate. Britain’s top Catholic, Cardinal Keith O’Brien says the next Pope should re-open the issue of ecclesiastical celibacy. Britain’s most senior Catholic has suggested Catholic priests should be able to marry and have children, saying the demand for celibacy was ...