October 1, 2011

Editor’s Note

It wasn’t that hard to know Jack Layton. He lived a very public life, at the end of which he drew on private reserves of grace and courage. As...

October 1, 2011

Le bon Jack

Strong leaders deny or disguise their disease and disability. Roman emperors and English kings did it. Roosevelt and Churchill did it. So did John Kennedy and even Tommy Douglas....

October 1, 2011

The new normal: Majority government

Please stand by. We are experiencing technical difficulties. The Canadian political system is currently adjusting to majority government after three inconclusive elections and seven long years of fractious minorities....