Miscellaneous material to start your week.
– Dan Lett discusses Stephen Harper’s callous disregard for missing and murdered aboriginal women – and how it should serve as a call to Canadians generally to take a broader look at the causes of social inequality: Why so much resistance to a broader, sociological analysis? A national inquiry . . . → Read More: Accidental Deliberations: Monday Morning Links
This and that for your Thursday reading.
– Thomas Walkom writes that the Cons’ economic prescriptions are doomed to fail because they’re based on a fundamental misdiagnosis: (T)hat half of the Conservative theory is correct. There is still persistently high unemployment.
But the other half, the study found, does not hold water: With the . . . → Read More: Accidental Deliberations: Thursday Morning Links
Miscellaneous material for your Monday reading.
– Paul Wells and Dan Lett offer roundups of today’s federal by-elections, while Chantal Hebert offers some advice to the candidates (whether or not they’re elected to Parliament today). And Murray Dobbin explains why there’s only one true progressive choice in Toronto Centre in particular: McQuaig’s Liberal opponent in . . . → Read More: Accidental Deliberations: Monday Morning Links
Assorted content to start your week…
– Remember the Cons’ talking point that we should assume all of the Robocon calls which purported to come from Lib candidates could safely be said to have come from that source? Because Glen McGregor and Stephen Maher just shot a massive hole in the claim, finding that the . . . → Read More: Accidental Deliberations: Monday Afternoon Links