Andrea Horwath’s Big Move in Ontario

Andrea Horwath's Ontario New Democrats have denied the government their confidence, and, with that, set the wheels in motion for an election on June 12th.   Despite living in a small corner at Queen’...

Stop Telling Us What We Already Know

  People have every right to be confused. One day, the government introduces legislation that would allow it to see everything people do online, and, a little while later, that same government says,...

SCC to CPC: “The Senate Isn’t Burger King.”

Stephen Harper, Canada’s Commodus, has every reason to throw a temper tantrum. For the first time since his reign began, an authority figure has told him that he can’t do whatever he wants with his dollhouse—ou...

Politicians Exercise

On Good Friday, 2014, the CBC broke a story that would forever change the way Canadians view politics. It detailed a special meeting in downtown Ottawa between officials from four of Canada’s five major politic...

Deceivin’ Stephen’s Other Half: Laureen Harpurr

The Prime Minister’s wife isn’t usually much of a public figure. She receives far less attention than the First Lady does down south (NOT a double entendre). This is probably a good thing since much of the atte...

I, Big Shot

You don’t have to tell Stephen Harper that these are troubling times.  He knows.  Bad stuff is happening all over the place, particularly in Ottawa.  In the latest polls, his party and personal brand trail the ...

The Moment We’ve All Been Waiting Ford

Rob Ford, seemingly clawing his mother at his grand campaign launch Thursday nightPeter J. Thompson / National Post   Today, little known small town Mayor Rob Ford launched his bid for re-election f...

Carter Isn’t Big on XL

This week, the beloved Jimmy Carter became the first former American President to take a stance against the proposed Keystone XL pipeline that would carry Alberta tar sand to refineries in the United States. Hi...