Alberta’s new Premier has perhaps shown best how affiliation can damage reputations… he did not attack the right to speak or express but instead attacked those who offered a platform.
We saw it in Alberta in 2017: conservative slates for city counsel and school board trustees. Word on the street was there were offers of voter lists and campaign teams, a small stipend of a thousand dollars and all they had to do was pledge their allegiance to […]
In an un-televised conference with a highly age-diverse assembly in Toronto, Ontario a spokesman for Premier Doug Ford assured voters their children would not be educated in “fads”. After removing all modern material from Ontario’s health curriculum, Ford’s spokesman informed the crowd that his government had decided to […]
Doug Ford has an axe to grind and the power to do it. Whether it’s legal, and whether it’s right are two different questions. Ford was up until recently an outlier in Toronto civic politics, defeated in the last election for mayor after he replaced his brother in […]