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An Obituary For America's Democracy

David Martin | Posted 08.11.2016 | Canada
David Martin

DEATH NOTICE: Democracy, American (a.k.a. Representative Government) On July 21, 2016, American Democracy died a painful death in Cleveland, Ohio aft...

Republican Rivals Join Forces To Stop Trump

CP | Steve Peoples And Ken Thomas, The Associated Press | Posted 04.26.2017 | Canada Politics

"Having Donald Trump at the top of the ticket in November would be a sure disaster for Republicans."

Let Canadians See Where Unions Are Throwing Their Money

Terrance Oakey | Posted 09.28.2014 | Canada Politics
Terrance Oakey

Liberals should also be wary since unions will quickly throw their money at another party if you dare step out of line, as happened in the 2012 Ontario by-election in Kitchener-Waterloo when unions spent over $1.5 million in ads in support of the NDP campaign following a government showdown with teachers' unions. That is perhaps the most disturbing element of this big money politics: it is hard to see it as anything other than buying influence.

Eight Insights from the 2012 U.S. Election, So Far

Ali A. Rizvi | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics
Ali A. Rizvi

2012-11-05-electionbannerreal.jpg There are very few things in life that simultaneously fill you with both cynicism and exhilaration like the American presidential election. And 2012 is certainly no exception. As the election cycle draws to a close, here's a look back at some of the most valuable insights from the year.