February 24, 2014

How to Save Toronto from Another Bizzaro Mayor

Jon Kay, National Post

The Associated Press

Implementing IRV (or some system like it) would introduce complexity into voting procedures. But it also would bring greater alignment between the majority character of Toronto and the identity of the person running the place. Torontonians, we have nothing to lose except our BAUPPs.

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February 24, 2014
How the West Can Steer China's Power
Konrad Yakabuski, Globe and Mail
In countries where corporate governance and environmental standards are high, such as Canada, Chinese companies will comply. They are eager to learn, and investments in developed countries are helping them become better corporate... more ››
February 12, 2014
Quebec Risks Closing Its Mind
Louise Arbour, Globe and Mail
Just about everything has by now been said about the merits of the proposed Quebec Charter of Values, including some utterances that would have been better left unsaid. Three main lines of argument divide Quebeckers: whether this... more ››
February 12, 2014
Canada's Military Policy a Shambles
Winnipeg Free Press
Since the government's priorities are unlikely to change in the next few years, it should at least table a new defence strategy. Its current policy is now a shambles. more ››