Letters Of This Type

      When war clouds followed the Great Depression, the revenue-starved Canadian government began purchasing trucks, planes and tanks and also hired over one... more
Bank of Canada
war finance
financial crisis
functional finance
After a summer of not feeling well and a myriad of medical tests, I received the devastating diagnosis of ovarian cancer. I am most grateful to the dedicated... more
September 23, 2019
"This is all wrong. I shouldn’t be standing here. I should be back in school on the other side of the ocean. Yet you all come to me for hope? How dare you! You... more
climate change
Greta Thunberg
United Nations
climate strikes
On August 12th, the Leaders’ Debates Commission informed People’s Party of Canada Leader Maxime Bernier that he would not be invited to the federal party... more
Maxime Bernier
peoples party
Leaders Debates
debates commission
Before exploring the views on climate change in more detail, we asked respondents to rate to what extent, if at all, five issues were problems in Canada. 82%... more
Does the ongoing cronyism scandal rocking the Ford government really matter? The Premier doesn’t think so. I disagree. True, very few people pay attention to... more
This week we completed another national survey of 1,500 Canadian adults. With less than 100 days to go before Canadians select their next parliament, we... more
July 24, 2019
The hashtag #TrudeauMustGo soared to the top of Twitter's trending list in Canada on Tuesday, perhaps giving some observers the impression that Canadians were... more
Liberal Party of Canada
Justin Trudeau
fake news
Dear Max, We are a group of early supporters, mostly libertarians and small-C conservatives inspired by your leadership campaign. I was refreshing to finally... more
City Hall belongs to you. City Hall is your building. Council members work for the public and should be tasked with putting the needs of the people first over... more
City Council
A new government insider has emerged to add their voice in support of allegations raised this week that Canada's review of Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain... more
climate change
Kinder Morgan
Transmountain Pipeline
Liberal Party of Canada
Big Oil
OTTAWA -- The UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has warned that any rise in global average temperature above 1.5 degrees C will mean losing... more
Green Party of Canada
Elizabeth May
climate change
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced plans for a new digital charter for Canadians on Thursday morning in Paris, in a speech that covered the public's... more
Justin Trudeau
Social Media
fake news
Today, Democracy Watch raised questions about whether federal Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner Mario Dion’s senior lawyer, Martine Richard, is the... more