Liberal Bob Rae

Is Justin Trudeau Too Big a Baby to be Leader?

Abubakar Kasim | Posted 08.20.2012 | Canada Politics
Abubakar Kasim

Trudeau is still a baby in the political arena who has a long road ahead of him. Before a baby can walk, he must first learn how to crawl.Trudeau will not receive votes for what he has accomplished. He will receive attention because of who his father was. This is not healthy for him, nor for the people he will be vowing to serve and protect.

Why It Was Time For Ol'Bob to Step Aside

Rachel Décoste | Posted 08.15.2012 | Canada Politics
Rachel Décoste

After Bob Rae announced his non-leadership contention yesterday, many realised there is a gaping void of viable young candidates to replace him. In doing so, the best years of the Liberal Party of Canada will not belong, not in the distant past, but in the near future.

According to the Media, Bob's Our Hero

J.J. McCullough | Posted 08.13.2012 | Canada Politics
J.J. McCullough

2012-04-27-mediabitesreal.jpg Bob Rae is hardly a stranger to the warm glow of over-praise for under-delivering, which is why yesterday's announcement that he would not be seeking an extension of his term as Liberal boss, and all the fawning retrospectives and editorials that followed, created a spectacle quite consistent with the broader themes of his modest career, feigned pundit shock notwithstanding.

It's Not a (Liberal) Party Without Bob

Daniel D. Veniez | Posted 08.13.2012 | Canada Politics
Daniel D. Veniez

Last week I dropped in to see Bob Rae at his Parliament Hill office. We were alone, and he was in a very reflective mood. I left with the sense that he had made up his mind not to seek the permanent leadership of the Liberal Party. After hearing the news, while I have great respect for his decision, I am disappointed.

Rae Calls Right-Wingers Jerks

CBC | Posted 05.28.2012 | Canada Politics

Interim Liberal Leader Bob Rae says the party can't leave "jerks" on Canada's right-wing to take up all the space on the airwaves after t...

I am a Liberal. And I am Canadian.

Omar Alghabra | Posted 04.08.2012 | Canada Politics
Omar Alghabra

A compelling leadership requires a relevant vision. That's what the Liberal Party historically has provided Canadians. In the last few years, many Liberals have let their memories become greater than their dreams. Canadians want to hear about our dreams more than they want to be educated about our past.

Champlain Bridge's Uncertain Future

THE CANADIAN PRESS | Posted 09.13.2011 | Canada Politics

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- MONTREAL - The federal Liberal party says uncertainty around the future of Montreal's decrepit Champlain Bridge is quickly going...

Meet The Ideal Liberal Leader: A Bieber-Mulroney-Gaga Mix

The Huffington Post Canada | Holly Lake | Posted 08.02.2011 | Canada Politics

If only you could build a Liberal leader from scratch. After a humiliating electoral defeat that saw the great party of Sir Wilfrid Laurier fall to...

Bob Rae Chosen As Liberals' Interim Leader To Rebuild Party

CBC | Posted 07.25.2011 | Canada Politics

(CBC) -- Bob Rae, chosen as the federal Liberal interim leader Wednesday, says his party has a bright future and needs to rebuild to again become "a m...