Political Spin

In Politics What You Think You See Is What You Get

Keith Beardsley | Posted 02.19.2013 | Canada Politics
Keith Beardsley

"Perception is reality" in politics. A lot of this is nothing more than smoke and mirrors and well scripted talk points which are repeated over and over in the hope that voters will change their perception of that party or that of their opponents. It has been an interesting year in politics and next year will provide us with an opportunity to see if voter's perceptions of our leaders and their parties will change.

Can Harper Do Anything Right?

Gerry Nicholls | Posted 10.28.2012 | Canada Politics
Gerry Nicholls

Did you know that in politics you can actually attack somebody for doing good and harmless stuff! How is this possible, you ask? Let me give you three recent examples of ways in which Prime Minister Stephen Harper has come under assault for doing things any rational person would see as completely innocuous.