Geoffrey Stevens's blog
Published Apr. 22, 2013, in The Waterloo Region Record
Out in computerland, they talk a lot about “hitting the reset button.”
This implies getting rid of all the bad stuff that went before, correcting mistakes and starting over again. A new beginning, you might say.
Published Apr. 8, 2013, in The Waterloo Region Record.
A week from now Justin Trudeau will slip on his father’s old shoes (sandals perhaps) as the new national leader of the Liberal party. Everything will change. Or will it?
Will it be a watershed moment in Canadian politics — a fresh beginning for the proud Liberals? Or just a last kick at the can by a tired third-place party running on the fumes of nostalgia as it struggles to stave off irrelevancy?
Published Apr. 1, 2013, in The Waterloo Region Record
The mini-revolt that Stephen Harper suppressed in the Conservative caucus may not have amounted to much last week, but it did raise a couple of important principles. They are conflicting principles.