Entries by Matt Price from 04/2012

How to Get Off Your Butt and Do Something Useful

| Posted 04.03.2012 | Canada

Young people are increasingly concerned about the irresponsibility of so-called "grown-ups" and the stupid decisions they are making with regards to the future, in full light of science that is telling them just how wrong those decisions are.

We Need a Better Recipe for Canada than Just Boiling It

| Posted 04.05.2012 | Canada

Paul Wells' recent Maclean's' cover story about "How Ottawa Runs on Oil" should be required reading because of the light it sheds on Harper's Canada. here's the rub with the new regime in a nutshell: it is predicated on cooking the planet.

A Better Recipe for Canada, Part Two

| Posted 04.12.2012 | Canada

The future of Canadian government depends on Ontario's suburbs where the Liberal brand is by far the most credible alternative to the Conservatives, at a time when the NDP is in ascendance everywhere else. So, despite the westward shift in Canada, Ontario is still the pivot point when it comes to who runs things in Ottawa.

Harper and B.C., Like Oil and Water

| Posted 04.13.2012 | Canada

The battle over the proposed Enbridge pipeline represents the clash of the new oil-driven Conservative coalition versus an unwilling province packed with people who have never been known to roll over and play dead. This will rock the country.

Why The Gutless Gutting?

| Posted 04.27.2012 | Canada

So many questions about Canada today. So few answers. What are the Conservatives scared of, indirectly gutting environmental laws via the budget, rat...