Candice Malcolm


 A fan holds up a flag during the Opening Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on August 5, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Health and terror concerns in Rio are real

The Rio Olympic Games start this weekend, and there are plenty of reasons for Canadians to be excited. Our star athletes are set to win a slew of medals, and many great young Canadians will soon become household names.

Finance Minister Joe Oliver talks to the media after meeting with private sector economists in Ottawa, April 9, 2015. (REUTERS/Patrick Doyle)

Why Canada needs a 'debt brake'

Federal Finance Minister Joe Oliver recently announced that the federal government will bring in ‘balanced budget’ legislation alongside their balanced budget next week, and pundits across the country were quick to call out the Conservative government for its hypocrisy.

A member loyal to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) waves an ISIS flag in Raqqa, Syria June 29, 2014. (REUTERS/Stringer)

The real ISIS crisis

Are we missing the real threat in the war against ISIS?

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne in her Queen's Park office in Toronto. (Ernest Doroszuk/Toronto Sun)

Twelve sour grapes for Premier Wynne

There’s an old Spanish tradition on New Year’s Eve to eat 12 grapes at the stroke of midnight, making a wish for each grape.