Stewart Prest is a SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellow in political science at Carleton University's Norman Paterson School of International Affairs. His areas of study include civil conflict, state and society relations, and democratic institutions. He is a regular commentator on Canadian politics and foreign policy.

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Fourth estate: The Fifth Business of democracy

In a recent column, Andrew Coyne used the Alberta NDP's short-lived barring of The Rebel Media's correspondent from legislature briefings to a more general issue of state-media relationships, pivoting from a quick and justified excoriation of …

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The West is dead. Long live the West

There is much gloom and even a hint of doom in the world today in the wake of last month’s disastrous G7 summit in Italy. Chancellor Angela Merkel’s comments to supporters on her return to …

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