Posted July 13, 2018
Immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers are very distinct groups. A flood of asylum seekers threatens our warm acceptance of the other two.
Posted July 6, 2018
Some decisions are bigger than others. Paradoxically, big decisions are less amenable to community consultation than small ones, but they often represent the focal point for voters when they cast their ballots.
Posted June 15, 2018
Elections are often decided, first and foremost, by who voters don’t want.
Thus, in 2015, Canadians decided that they had had enough of Stephen Harper. At first, they appeared to be leaning toward the NDP, but when the Liberals showed positive momentum, voters flocked to them. They were collectively determined to avoid an even split of anti-Harper votes and gave the Liberals a strong majority.
Posted June 8, 2018
If we are to have viable resource industries, we must have a strong and effective regulatory environment. That is not where we are today.