Opinion: Tories just like Keystone Cops in handling of the Delisle spy case

June-05-13

Click above to read John McKay's article in the Vancouver Sun, the Calgary Heral and the Montreal Gazette on the Delisle spy case.

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Liberals raise concerns about handling of Delisle spy case – call for improved Parliamentary oversight

June-05-13

Liberal Public Safety Critic Francis Scarpaleggia M.P., Defence Critics Senator Roméo Dallaire and John McKay M.P., and Foreign Affairs Critic Bob Rae today voiced their deep concern about the Delisle spy case after media reports recounted the frustration of the FBI over the handling of the case by Canadian officials. Click above to read more.

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Why I'm A Liberal by Bob Rae

May-06-13

Click above to read Bob Rae's excellent article describing why he's a Liberal and why Liberalism is important to Canada.

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Canada Needs a Real Sunshine Bill

April-15-13

John's Op-Ed appearing in Embassy Magazine on the Sunshine Bill

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Canada’s role in Mali: Little clarity, a lot of confusion

February-07-13

Click above to read John McKay's editorial in the Toronto Star about Canada's role in Mali.

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Federal actions in Mali are no way to conduct a war

January-30-13

Click above to read John McKay's article in Postmedia News on the Conservative government's handling of the situation in Mali.

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John McKay on CIDA: No business? Then no charity for you

December-12-12

Click above to read John's article in the National Post about Canada's foreign aid spending and the Conservative's new aid priority: "Poor people are out, businesses are in."

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Foreign Policy drives Defence Strategy – and Conservatives have Neither

November-29-12

Click above to read John's article in the latest edition of the Embassy News Magazine's Defence Policy Briefing issue.

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Esprit de Corps Magazine: Time for a National Dialogue on Mental Health

November-01-12

Read John's article on the importance of tackling the issue of mental illness in Esprit de Corps military magazine.

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Contributing to Global Security and Justice – Canada’s Role in the World Post-Afghanistan

October-03-12

Click above to read John McKay's article in the Conference of Defence Associations Magazine Volume 17, Number 2 on the future of the Canadian Forces.

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If we silence dissent we silence democracy

September-13-12

Click above to read John McKay's latest op-ed in iPolitics.ca on the Conservative government's attempts to silence its critics.

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Liberal Defence Critic John McKay tours UBC’s Veterans Transition Program

September-12-12

VANCOUVER – On Wednesday, September 12, 2012 Hon. John McKay P.C., M.P., Liberal Critic for Defence, toured the Veterans Transition Program at the University of British Columbia. The program specializes in supporting soldiers and veterans experiencing operational stress injuries (OSIs) such as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

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iPolitics Op-Ed on Faith & Politics

August-16-12

Click above to read John's response to the Globe & Mail's Lawrence Martin on the topic of faith and politics in Canada entitled "Harper’s ideology has little to do with his faith"; published in iPolitics on August 16, 2012

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John McKay Delivers Speech on his "Better Aid Bill at the United Nations

July-06-12

Read John McKay's op ed published on iPolitics.ca in advance of his speech at the United Nations 2012 Development Cooperation Forum of the Economic and Social Council in New York City

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Conservative Attack on Charities "chilling," writes John McKay

June-04-12

"It is all part of a disturbing larger agenda to silence dissent, and delegitimize anyone who has opinions contrary to Conservative orthodoxy. Unfortunately ad hominem viciously personal attacks are a very effective means of silencing those who have the courage to speak out." Click above to read more.

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