On one hand, we want effectiveness, but on the other, we want fairness. A lot of superhero fiction explores this tension.
Issues of automation and centralization raise serious concerns about government overreach and the unprecedented rise in state power.
In Spectre, current concerns about the surveillance state are brought to the fore.
The recent killing of two Canadian soldiers by self-professed, radicalized young men who became enamoured with a violent interpretation of Islam will bring up multiple assertions about the “root cause” for such attacks.
The world breathed a sigh of relief after President Barack Obama announced the demise of Osama bin Laden in a stunning Special Forces operation. But for Canadian businesses relying on trade with their American counterparts, the nightmare represented by bin Laden continues.