While the past few months have been a little slower on this blog than I had hoped, I wanted to share with you a few things I've written for other sites recently.
The idea that "Real Change" could be brought to Canada by Justin Trudeau, the son of millionaires whose surnames defined the original establishment class, is and always has been, a joke.
Richler’s account of things is humorous and hopeful – words I don’t usually use to describe the 2015 election, yet he invokes those feelings with ease in this ode to democracy-making.
In the past little while, I’ve started to re-evaluate what the word "progressive" really means.
When we feel discouraged that change will never come, we would do well to remember one simple fact about how we’re going to win: We must change people’s minds.
Ed Broadbent once told me that any great leader on the left must have two qualities.