The reality is that intergovernmental relations are not the strong point of federal systems generally. But some do it better than others.
It has taken years to get CETA in place, and it still doesn't work as intended.
Where and how you have the right to legally end your life.
Why those who want to lean on imperial relations should think again.
The electorate and those involved in public governance should focus more on how judges are appointed. This is because they need to make sure that individuals of the highest quality get the job.
Scotland has just joined the growing list of countries getting tough on the vapes. Here's why the libertarians should pipe down.
Canadians are watching their new government tackle unprecedented reform in Indigenous affairs.
New Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau brings a very different face to climate talks in Paris. Will it project its oil extraction tradition or show global leadership on emissions cuts?
Obama will decide on the Keystone pipeline before he leaves office, but despite marginal voter interest, it's an issue politicians on all sides will not let die.
Two politicians known to oppose action on climate change – Canada's Stephen Harper and Australia's Tony Abbott – have been displaced. What does this say about climate as a voter issue?
Canada's new leader is young. He promises change. He supports the XL Pipeline and promised US$46 billion in infrastructure spending to boost the Canadian economy. Here's what else you should know.
Canada's new premier has spectacularly revived his party after years on life support – but he's not just his legendary father's son.
After decades of pioneering global human rights, Canada has become one of the world's worst holdouts on the arms trade.
A technology designed to reduce the effect of fossil fuels on the climate has received £1 bln in subsidies and has nothing to show for it.
The experience of Canada, which agreed to an ISDS clause in its North American Free Trade agreement, should give pause to Australia.
It has significant public support across party lines, but politicians who advocate Australia becoming a republic are likely to have their priorities and even their right to do so questioned.
With Canada's election campaign ramping up, Stephen Harper's government has pummelled the opposition with a barrage of fearmongering.
The economic viability of extracting oil from the frozen north might be doubtful, but the geopolitical significance could be massive.
Disputes over intellectual property and car parts are emerging as last-minute hurdles as negotiators race to complete the Trans-Pacific Partnership ahead of elections.
Most countries welcomed the deal as they jockey to boost trade with the Islamic Republic and gain from the eventual end of sanctions.