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Brian McLaughlin

Freelance Journalist/Photojournalist, Content Creator/Editor, Multimedia Videographer

A Maritime-Canadian freelance writer/humorist/political essayist, Brian McLaughlin has researched and/or written extensively on politics, education, economic development, energy (oil, electricity, gas), as well as on alternative technology, industry and contemporary business issues. His research and articles have appeared in local, regional, national and international publications (The Daily Gleaner, Telegraph Journal (NB Reader), The Guardian and Journal Pioneer (PEI), Atlantic Business and Natural Resources magazines, Atlantic Progress and National Fisherman magazines; plus Energy Exchange magazine (Canadian Geographic Enterprises). His commentaries/blogs have garnered '5-Star Accolades' from independent reader surveys.
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O'Leary's Free-Market Chauvinism Doesn't Reflect Canadian Values

As the CPC strategizes for a new party leader, some right-minded pundits of market fundamentalism are touting the inexperienced political outsider as a serious contender for party leader. That imprudent direction may well prove to widen the chasm between the CPC and wiser-than-previously-anticipated average Canadian voters.
04/03/2017 10:03 EDT