Budget 2016 was not about making tough choices. It was about taking from the poor to protect the rich.
We elect government to work hard and make smart decisions. So far, we have yet to see evidence of either. Mandating across-the-board cuts is foolish, lazy and absurd.
There is more proof than ever about the failure of privatization. So why is government still talking about it?
The Ghomeshi ruling is just the tip of the iceberg.
Flying a flag should be a statement, not a policy.
An anti-austerity manifesto for N.L.
A recent panel on Newfoundland nationalism at MUN reveals the stale nature of the debate.
James McLeod’s account of the past two years of provincial politics is both irreverent and thoughtful. And that’s precisely the problem with it.
Incompetence and austerity could cripple the capital city, and the provincial economy too.
Gender parity in cabinet would be a start.
With barely a week left to the provincial election, will the parties have the courage to integrate anti-racism into their platforms?
Last Monday’s debate revealed the province’s three leaders know a lot about the problems, but are less clear on the solutions.
Here are two things Justin Trudeau’s Liberals ought to do right away. Plus, a warning for the provincial Liberals.
It’s time for commercialized sexism and the clubs that support it to be shut down once and for all.
If so, George Orwell would probably want it to be done idealistically, not strategically.
‘Professionals’ are killing democracy.
A recent candidates’ debate for the federal riding of Avalon revealed just how entrenched sexism is in our political institutions, and how old boys’ clubs do no credit to anyone.
Opposites attract, except when you’re Conservative leaders speaking out on the role of public servants in politics.
The revolution has begun! Viva la landlord!
What is the Regatta, anyway?