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Climate and Environment will determine who is Canada’s next PM

October 19, 2019 The outcome of Monday’s federal election remains uncertain, but recent polling suggests a virtual tie in both popular vote and seats between Justin Trudeau’s Liberals and Andrew Scheer’s Conservatives, but with both parties landing well short of …



Canada’s Liberals make it hard for green voters to love them

September 11, 2019 Published in The Conversation Published in the Winnipeg Free Press September 18, 2019 The recent appearance in the province of Ontario of Premier Doug Ford’s anti-carbon pricing gas pump stickers reinforced the central role environmental issues may …



Will the Ford era lead to a political realignment in Ontario?

Published in Policy Options, May 31, 2019 Doug Ford’s arrival as Ontario’s premier a year ago was widely seen as a harbinger of a populist realignment in Ontario and Canadian politics. However, the dramatic fall in the Ford government’s polling …