Justin Trudeau’s Dubious Legacy for Canadian Democracy

September 20, 2021

With over 70% of the country having received at least one COVID-19 shot and with a clear lead in opinion polls, Canadian Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confidently took the microphone at a press conference on August 15. He announced that Parliament had been dissolved and Canadians were...

Back to School at Podcast High

September 16, 2020

Unpacking the News Behind the Canadian Elections

October 09, 2019

Listen to "Liz May, the Climate Strike and the Rise of the Greens" on Spreaker.

Unpacking the News Behind Justin Trudeau’s “Blackface” History

October 03, 2019

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: “Destabilize” Saudi Arabia

August 08, 2018

Canada dares to challenge Saudi Arabia on human rights and suffers the consequences. What will the US do? A minor diplomatic war has broken out between Saudi Arabia and Canada. Business Insider reports that in response to a tweet by Global Affairs Canada expressing concern about the arrest of...

Canada Needs a New Electoral System

October 23, 2017

Considering the problems associated with a first-past-the-post system, the time has come for Canada to change its electoral model. Over the years, there has been much debate on whether Canada should keep its current system of first-past-the-post or move to another form of electoral system....