May 1, 2012

The road to power

The consensus on Canadian politics today among the Hy’s restaurant hangers-on is that it is a superhighway. Four aging and somewhat battered opposition vehicles trundle down the slow lanes,...

May 1, 2012

Le vent tourne

L’élection fédérale de mai 2011 a ébranlé la vie politique québécoise dans ses fondements. Présence incontournable à Ottawa depuis le début des années 1990, le Bloc québécois a été...

May 1, 2012

Editor’s Note

Welcome to our annual issue on the federal budget. This budget seemed to offer mixed messages, that on the one hand it was transformational, and on the other, in...