By the very definition democracy in Alberta is broken. In a democracy every citizen has a voice. Every citizen’s voice needs to be heard. Government does not direct the citizenry, the citizenry directs the government. Unfortunately, our multiparty system, with … Read More...Read more
What happens when an MLA is elected as a member of the government party is they become effectively silenced by the power of the party. No one truly believes a backbench MLA has a whole lot of say in the … Read More...Read more
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NOTE: I found this in a directory of entries written years ago. I don’t even know if I published it, but, given the events of late, I thought it would be good to post/re-post it. A Blast From the Past.
“All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal.”
– George Orwell, Animal Farm
The former leader of the Wildrose Party, the Alberta Liberals, The Alberta Party, The Alberta NDP, and the left wing media have a problem. The … Read More...Read more
Poor Danielle Smith. Those terrible, crazy, nut job, whackos, or SOCONS hurt her feelings. What’s a leader to do? Perhaps in all of this there is proof the SoCons didn’t do it. Reports are varied about the timeline followed … Read More...Read more