Tag Archives: Tories

Federal Conservatives MIA for the Ford Afterparty: My Insider Scoop

AFFIDAVIT OF DOCUMENTS I, DOUG SIMPSON, of the City of Toronto in the Province of Ontario, MAKE OATH AND SAY: 1. I was the man. I suffered. I was there, but; 2. No, I did not accept money from Mr. Henderson or HISSS, and; 3. Yes, I do expect this affidavit to protect me from…
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Waving the Red Cape: Canadian politics as usual

[caption id="attachment_2572" align="alignleft" width="241"] Photoshop is for the disingenuous.[/caption] The tai chi strategy label is just that, a label.  It’s too broad and loose to be more than that.  It describes a general set of preconditions and one approach to strategy, nothing more. In my last post I drew examples from politics, about which I…
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Kathleen Wynne: Composite of a Good Egg

It’s so easy to criticize politicians when they’re not doing what you want. But when they act in a principled way, no matter how it turns out, any criticism seems petty. This is how I feel about Premier Wynne now. While trying to establish herself with a new cabinet and a hostile legislature, she had…
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