Some of the key causes of frustration: A federal government with a weak electoral mandate and an agenda for social change.
Beyond Canada: What Fuels the “Trucker’s Convoy”?
The “freedom convoys” that have occupied the heart of Ottawa speak to a medley of weaknesses in Canada’s political system.
Aspen: A Midsummer Night’s Dream?
Why did all the brainpower assembled at Aspen have no solutions to the United States' biggest problems?
Infographic: The World — 10 Stunning Facts
10 stunning facts about the amazing world we live in.
Canada: From Middle Power to Middling Presence in the World
Rather than showing dynamism on the world stage, Canada is turning inwards to manage big challenges in federal/ provincial and U.S. relations.
Canada: At “WAR” With the US? (=Water, Arctic and Refugees)
Reflections on three key Canadian challenges coming up in bilateral relations with the U.S.
Trudeau Survives, But …
The elections have made Canadian politics more complex: It is now chess — not checkers.
Canada’s Judgment on Trudeau
As Canada heads into elections, the vote still seems distributed in a way that Justin Trudeau’s Liberals will ultimately return to power, perhaps in a minority government.
Canada Vs. China: The Huawei-Meng Crisis and Diplomacy-Free Statecraft
The Meng Wanzhou affair has profound implications for diplomacy everywhere.
The Huawei Crisis: Canada as a Proxy in US-China Relations
Canada will always be at risk of being used as a proxy as the U.S. manages internal and external conflicts.