Christie Clark

How Dirty Hands Win Campaigns

Daniel D. Veniez | Posted 07.28.2013 | Canada Politics
Daniel D. Veniez

The political style of Harper and Christy Clark has been polarizing and driven by wedges designed to shore up their base. They haven't governed; their modus operandi is obfuscation and public relations. They lie as a matter of deliberate political strategy, but they come out winners. If Adrian Dix and Michael Ignatieff have taught us anything, it is that opposition leaders must not allow themselves to become human piñatas in the name of the "high road". They have a solemn duty to hold governments accountable for their records. That means fully engaging in the fight, not being passive in the face of it.

Layton Legacy Runs Through Dix Campaign

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - He died almost two years ago, but every day in British Columbia's election campaign Jack Layton seems to make some kind of appearance, whe...

MILF Question DJ Fired

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The Vancouver Island DJ who asked the B.C. premier what it was like to be a MILF — a lewd term for an attractive mother — has been fired. Court...

Atheists Go After Christy Clark

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 08.16.2012 | Canada British Columbia

A prominent atheist group is attacking B.C. Premier Christy Clark for making comments about her religion and being guided by the Bible on an evangelic...