Courage is not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it.

  Yesterday, Canadians were rocked by the situation that unfolded in Ottawa. It was the first time that I can recall our leaders ever referring to a situation as an act of ‘terrorism’, rather than the maniacal assault of a deranged individual. It was the first time that I can recall obsessively watching the news in horror about a situation unfolding on our soil, with an attack on our symbol of government and military presence.   While the situation was[Read more]