Early in 2011, a budget debate in Parliament is expected to trigger an election show down. It is time the opposition parties plan together to fight the Harper Conservatives.
Joegodson Deralcine and Paul Jackson
The results are in and popular protest has been chosen by Haitians. Canadians could make a difference were they to put determined pressure on their government to support the will of Haitians.
Kevin Edmonds and Roger Annis
The main political bodies in Haiti have been destroyed apart from the exceptionally powerful presidency. Abuse is rife, there are no voters lists. How can an election be fair in these conditions?
A passion rekindled...
When general dislike becomes the issue...
Clouds gather over Toronto's farm regions
The green belts and the Places to Grow Act are at risk. This is the saddest legacy from Toronto’s municipal election, an aftershock which to those who voted for Ford will be known as a betrayal.
Parti Québecois leader Pauline Marois has all the qualities necessary to be premier of Quebec, but is still being challenged by members of her party who say she has not been pushing sovereignty enough
The creativity, energy, activism of Toronto hasn’t gone anywhere. In fact, it is challenge and adversary that breeds innovation and action. Oh, I can feel the anger turning into action already.
We might not see any blacks elected to city council this year but we are a growing community and next municipal election, there will be more members of our community who will have reached voting age.