Since when was a debate considered optional?

The Canadian federal election is about a month and a half away and this means  the news will be flooded with articles about policy announcements and poll reviews. Better yet, the internet will be flooded with photographs of politicians holding babies and smiling with their groupies. While the campaign period can be a […]

Toronto mayoral elections—losing legitimacy with every week

It’s been a long campaign. Nine months ago, Rob Ford, Olivia Chow, John Tory, David Soknacki, and Karen Stintz all registered to run for mayor of Toronto. There is now one month until Election Day, and we mourn the loss of half those candidates. David Soknacki and Karen Stintz have […]

Don’t play the politics game Toronto

Even though we are still eight months away from the Toronto election, things have already started to get heated, especially since Karen Stintz and John Tory have officially registered to run in the mayoral race. Since January I’ve heard a number of people, politicians, and journalists suggest that certain candidates […]