It’s hard to keep up with Keren Tang’s brisk pace as the city council candidate bustles from house to house in the crescents of Mill Woods. 610 more words
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Graham Thomson: Are politicians wasting their money and trying our patience during election campaigns?
It is probably the shortest adage in politics. And one that everyone takes as gospel.
Maybe we shouldn’t.
We think campaigns matter because political parties can win or lose based on what happens during the relatively short period of an election campaign. 643 more words
'Their aim was to sow chaos': Russian operatives used Facebook ads to exploit divisions during U.S. election
The batch of more than 3,000 Russian-bought ads that Facebook is preparing to turn over to Congress shows a deep understanding of social divides in American society, with some ads promoting African-American rights groups including Black Lives Matter and others suggesting that these same groups pose a rising political threat, say people familiar with the covert influence campaign. 1,740 more words
In May 2017, the Constitution Unit began a project seeking to understand how the quality of information and public discussion during election and referendum campaigns could be improved. 1,759 more words
OTTAWA — A rival campaign in the federal NDP leadership race is accusing candidate Jagmeet Singh of inflating the number of new party members he signed up. 956 more words