Posts by Jonathan Kay

Jonathan Kay (@jonkay) is the editor-in-chief of The Walrus.


A Role Model Leaves the White House

Forget politics. Forget race. Forget partisanship. Barack Obama taught us how to be better human beings

Arts & Culture

Why Is Joseph Boyden’s Indigenous Identity Being Questioned?

Attacking a man’s racial composition is never an entirely benign exercise


Guilty Memories from an Anglo Montreal Childhood

Like many English speakers growing up in Quebec, I saw myself as a victim. But within our own enclaves, we often acted like bigots


Started in the Mailroom

From war-torn Sri Lanka to Bay Street—lessons in success and diversity


The Trumpocalypse that Destroyed Conservatism

Last night’s election result is horrifying—no matter what your position on the ideological spectrum