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Pastor leads RNC delegates in chant, ‘All lives matter!’

Mark Burns said Donald Trump won't ``pander'' to one race The post Pastor leads RNC delegates in chant, ‘All lives matter!’ appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Peter Thiel to the RNC: ‘Fake culture wars only distract us’

For the record, here's what the venture capitalist told the Republican National Convention in Cleveland The post Peter Thiel to the RNC: ‘Fake culture wars only distract us’ appeared first on Macleans.ca.

What to expect in Donald Trump’s convention speech

The Republican nominee takes the stage in Cleveland facing a daunting array of challenges The post What to expect in Donald Trump’s convention speech appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Would-be VP Tim Kaine: ‘I’m glad the waiting game is nearly over’

Virginia Senator emerges as the leading contender to join the Democratic ticket The post Would-be VP Tim Kaine: ‘I’m glad the waiting game is nearly over’ appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Syrians use Pokémon Go to draw attention to children’s deaths

Opposition forces highlight the over 14,000 children who have been killed in Syria so far The post Syrians use Pokémon Go to draw attention to children’s deaths appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Trump lies: a taste of next week’s column, and my discussion with Charles Adler tonight

Your perspective on the Republican National Convention depends on your politics, of course.  If you are in any way progressive, it was a five-alarm dumpster fire, a bonfire of insanities, a crazy conflagration of fear and loathing. It made Fight Club and Dr. Strangelove seem like newsreel footage.  If you are a Trump-style conservative, however, […]

If someone mocked your wife’s looks and said your father is a murderer, would you endorse him?

No sane person would. But the Trump Troops aren’t sane. They think Ted Cruz should put Donald Trump before his own family, I guess.  Some of this latest GOP contretemps flared up on my Twitter feed, with a Canadian (!) Trumpster defending the bilious, barf-inducing billionaire. My response: You'd call a five-alarm dumpster fire an occasion […]

Let’s talk about American exceptionalism

The Republican convention has been a festival of Trump-fuelled American exceptionalism. Problem is, he doesn't believe in it—nor should he. The post Let’s talk about American exceptionalism appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Justin Trudeau urges artists to approach O Canada with care

'I think artists need to be very, very careful when they try to express themselves through a piece that is so cherished' The post Justin Trudeau urges artists to approach O Canada with care appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Is Donald Trump ready for prime time at the RNC?

At the Republican National Convention, the nominee is in a war or words while raising the stakes in international relations The post Is Donald Trump ready for prime time at the RNC? appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Ted Cruz to Donald Trump at the RNC: It’s personal

Texas Senator stubbornly defends his refusal to endorse Republican presidential nominee The post Ted Cruz to Donald Trump at the RNC: It’s personal appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Twitter war at the RNC: Donald Trump vs. Ted Cruz

Cruz: 'What does it say when you stand up and say, 'Vote your conscience,' and rabid supporters begin screaming?' The post Twitter war at the RNC: Donald Trump vs. Ted Cruz appeared first on Macleans.ca.

The Trump Talks Tool: Tracking reactions to the rhetoric

The Republican presidential nominee continues to raise eyebrows and ire. Here's what he's said so far—and what happened afterward The post The Trump Talks Tool: Tracking reactions to the rhetoric appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Michelle Obama, James Corden hit ‘road’ for ‘Carpool Karaoke’

The expedition didn't get far — security demanded Corden and the first lady stick to the White House driveway The post Michelle Obama, James Corden hit ‘road’ for ‘Carpool Karaoke’ appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Fact check on Benghazi, budgets, and Obamacare

Claims from the stage of the 2016 Republican National Convention vs. the facts The post Fact check on Benghazi, budgets, and Obamacare appeared first on Macleans.ca.

What to watch for on the last day of the RNC convention

Trump's moment: Speech to close GOP convention's final day The post What to watch for on the last day of the RNC convention appeared first on Macleans.ca.

Ivanka Trump will be next to explain Donald Trump to Americans

Republican National Convention to hear from Donald Trump's not-so-secret weapon The post Ivanka Trump will be next to explain Donald Trump to Americans appeared first on Macleans.ca.

That moment when Ted Cruz was booed

Texas Senator riles delegates for failing to endorse Donald Trump The post That moment when Ted Cruz was booed appeared first on Macleans.ca.

The Republican convention hates on Hillary

Even some of Hillary Clinton's haters say the vitriol has gone too far The post The Republican convention hates on Hillary appeared first on Macleans.ca.

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