Instead of being inspired by his father and using federal constitutional powers to promote environmental protection, Justin Trudeau has adopted the sunny ways approach -- decentralized federalism.
David J. Climenhaga
Maybe higher oil prices will be back soon, but the realities of the market, and the realities of the biosphere, won't be changed by the ideology of capitalism.
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One interesting topic for a Canadian living in Australia is the manner in which fiscal and social responsibilities are divided between the levels of government.
NDP activists need to know: if the party jumps into provincial politics, it will be relegated to a fight for the centre.
Justin Trudeau's father could be contemptuous of the provinces. The son promises to be different. As part of his federalism agenda, he must not forget the key role of electoral reform.
If Canada is to implement the recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, it must dismantle Canadian federalism and its Constitution.
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