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Trafficking, Trudeau and the RCMP.

What is Canada doing about the current refugee crisis? Apparently Trudeau is letting them in and changing the RCMP’s current employment status to Bellhops. Journalists from… 20 more words

Politics

Are there lessons for European progressives in Canada's liberal comeback?

Note: This article was originally published in IPPR’s latest edition of Juncture.

Much attention has been lavished on the politics of my home country since the Liberals, led by Justin Trudeau, won an astounding majority in October 2015. 3,126 more words

Populism

The Eyes Have It

“All my men! Here now! All-l-l my men!”

The cry would ring out across the schoolyard, almost every recess or lunch-break, and hordes of eight-, nine-, and ten-year-old boys would scamper to a grove of elm trees adjacent to the playground. 724 more words

Musings

The Father, the Son, and the Holy Mackinaw-what-a-comeback-for-the-Liberals!

Let’s talk, very quickly, about Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Justin Trudeau, and the resurrection  the Liberal Party in Canada underwent during the country’s most recent election, 20 months ago. 813 more words

North America

Trudeau says: “Welcome to Canada” to illegals but not heroes

When Canadian soldiers risked their lives to fight terrorism in Afghanistan, a small group of brave Afghans served as interpreters alongside them.

Karim Amiry was one of them.  178 more words

Politics

Stop swooning over Justin Trudeau. The man is a disaster for the planet

Donald Trump is so spectacularly horrible that it’s hard to look away (especially now that he’s discovered bombs). But precisely because everyone’s staring gape-mouthed in his direction, other world leaders are able to get away with almost anything. 18 more words