The costs of speaking up are immediate and enormous. If you are not a "party person," you might not get it. But everyone can understand, in general, how powerful social shunning can be. You are instantly defriended, held in contempt, branded disloyal, and considered stupid, reckless and unpatriotic. Calling out your own team, is a stand taken at a very high price indeed.
Zach Paikin says he won't run for a Liberal nomination after what he sees as a broken promise from Grit leader Justin Trudeau. Paikin, a HuffPost contributor and the son of TVO host Steve Paikin, was...
Young Liberals are among the best equipped to modernize the party to achieve our goals -- after all, in the era of the 140-character tweet defining a party's message, who knows best how to master the hardware needed to win elections besides young people? .