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    Why it matters to appoint a Cabinet with gender balance

    Blog | Wednesday, 04 Nov 2015
    I don’t know about you, but I have been astonished at the many media pundits who question Justin Trudeau’s decision to appoint a Cabinet with gender parity. The CBC panel on November 1 with Walrus...

    Fixing What Harper Broke - Part Two

    Blog | Monday, 02 Nov 2015
    Fixing What Harper Broke – Part Two The first “to-do” list focussed on changes to policy and legislation brought in under the Harper administration. But the damage was not confined to omnibus laws...

    Campaign Blog - 2 days to go!

    Blog | Saturday, 17 Oct 2015
    For the last 75 days I have been put on the defensive. Facing an onslaught of "strategic voting" mania. I have talked about how we actually favour cooperation, how we asked the Liberals and the NDP...

    Campaign Blog – 11 days till Harper is gone

    Blog | Thursday, 08 Oct 2015
    Well, he won’t be “gone.”  Stephen Harper will (I hope) go on to a long and tranquil retirement.  He will (just a guess) enjoy time on the board of Barrick Gold or maybe Encana (likely both). In the...

    Campaign Blog - E-Day minus 17

    Blog | Saturday, 03 Oct 2015
    When I started attacking the "Zero Tolerance for Barbaric Cultural Practices Act" in the House this spring, I knew it was a campaign tactic masquerading as legislation.  I knew it had nothing to do...

    Campaign Blog - E-Day minus 20

    Blog | Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015
    The news broke today that there are now more Canadians over the age of 65 than there are under the age of 15. It was appropriate that I spoke at a local debate in Saanich Gulf Islands hosted by the...

    Campaign Blog - E-Day minus 22

    Blog | Monday, 28 Sep 2015
    I had a full day of campaigning Duncan and the Cowichan Valley. Along the way, news reached me of the NDP climate announcement. It underscores again why I want to run as a Green rather than with a...

    Campaign Blog - E-Day minus 23

    Blog | Sunday, 27 Sep 2015
    Counting the number of days of a very long campaign now seems less relevant than reversing to a count-down to Election Day. 23 days to go! It is such a relief to be back home in British Columbia. I...

    Campaign Blog - Day 56

    Blog | Saturday, 26 Sep 2015
    Sorry blog readers. I am just coming up for air after a solid 2 days of Montreal media and prep for the leaders debate. I had to keep my head in french. I didn't even want to write a blog. And I was...