Category Archives: Government Structure

Citizens get final say on voting reform

The Liberal government in Ottawa appears to want to rush voting reform, to change Canadians’ voting system.  While a facelift for democracy is needed, the Liberals should not try to do this without giving Canadians the final say.  The voting … Continue reading

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FIFA Fix: term limits or umbrella hats

The FIFA firestorm is another reminder that term limits make a political arena less corrupt.  Stupid wins the day less often. Term limits bring new blood.  A new broom (or brooms), just like in spring cleaning, stirs up the dust … Continue reading

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Ontario’s municipal elections: what won?

In too many jurisdictions, stupid won. Why? The uninformed. The ill-informed. The unmotivated. And, as an astute caller to a radio station put it, “the entrenched incumbent.” To say that low voter turnout is due to a municipal candidate’s lack … Continue reading

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“Just the facts, ma’am”

The drama percolates.  The plots thicken.  The accusations fly.  The newstainment media salivates.  The Political Class breaks into a cold sweat.  The fact and fiction meter is about to explode.  It’s fodder for a TV sitcom:  As Ontario Turns. Let’s look … Continue reading

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Ontario’s Legislative Assembly

Former MPP, Mr. John Snobelen gives us a good view of the inner workings of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario, aka The Pink Palace here. We appreciate your comments. Click here. Trumping Trudeau: How Donald Trump will change Canada even if Justin … Continue reading

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