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The Best Moment in Canadian Democracy Is...

Alison Loat | Posted 03.24.2013 | Canada Politics
Alison Loat

We are pleased to provide this opportunity for us to reflect on the best moments in Canadian democracy. This year, you nominated five worthy candidates -- the Quebec Student Movement, Female Premiers, Checks and Balances, the Speaker's protection of minority voices, and Idle No More -- and the votes are in.

Best Moment in Canadian Democracy: 2012

Alison Loat | Posted 03.16.2013 | Canada Politics
Alison Loat

Just before the New Year, Samara asked for nominations for the Best Moment in Canadian Democracy in 2012. Despite the cynicism that we all feel from time to time, these five serve as important reminders that there are democratic mechanisms at our disposal, and that despite Canada's imperfections we are lucky to live here.