Federal NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair alleges that Canada is suffering from the so-called Dutch disease – a divisive and misleading diagnosis that is readily disproven and hopefully will be rejected...Read More
There are more than 25,000 elected municipal officials in Canada, compared to 757 elected provincial and territorial officials and 308 elected federal officials.
Large urban municipalities...Read More
Notes of remarks by Preston Manning, President and CEO of the Manning Centre for Building Democracy to the annual Manning Networking Conference, Ottawa - March 10, 2012
Notes for remarks to the annual conference of the Trudeau Foundation on the subject of "The Common Good: Who Decides?"
It had not been my intention to comment on the Alberta provincial election — partly because I have respected friends and supporters in both the Wildrose and Progressive Conservative camps, and...Read More
Science-based innovation is vital to improving the economic, environmental and social well-being of Canadians.
Cal Stiller, one of our most accomplished medical scientists and entrepreneurs...Read More
The federal government must soon decide whether to allow the friendly takeover of Nexen by the Chinese National Overseas Oil Company (CNOOC) and, if so, on what conditions. The decision is...Read More
We Canadians have many virtues, but we also have our faults. One of the most worrisome is our growing tendency to substitute discussion for action on key public issues such as health-care reform,...Read More
Three major challenges face Alberta after the election of the province's new NDP government.
For the premier, it's the challenge of forming and developing a cabinet capable of leading a $45...Read More
To: Uncle Sam, Washington D.C.
From: Your Northern Neighbour*
Re: Ending the Ideological Civil War
Dear Uncle Sam:
As an old friend who wishes nothing but the best for...Read More