Democracy in Canada

creating a future for our democracy

Shopping for Votes – A New Manual for Power Seekers – Book by Susan Delacourt
reviewed by Crawford Kilian, The Tyee, October 7, 2013

Since we are not likely to see a leaders’ debate on democracy between now and the next election we could stage a debate with some of Canada’s best satirical comedians playing the parts of our leaders, each debate inviting new comedians to play the four characters we have to choose from with different questions about the future of our democratic government.

The Decline of Canadian Democracy
Joseph Heath, School of Public Policy and Governance, University of Toronto
from the The Forever Campaign, National Post, August 8, 2015

Let’s Talk About Voting – Vote BC
from Stefania Seccia, Vancouver 24 Hours, August 4, 2015

BCCLA Warns Voting Rights are Under Threat
from Stefania Seccia, Vancouver 24 Hours, August 5, 2015

On another note

Canada is Missing in Action at the United Nations
from Omar Aziz, Globe and Mail, August 12, 2015

Why Democracy