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"Karl was there at the critical moments of Canadian politics from the October Crisis of 1970 to the federal election of 2011 and the twists and turns of politics today. He knows the players and provides Canadians not just a play-by-play of the action but a much-needed analysis of what our politicians are doing -- and how their moves shape our futures. When something major happens and you want to know what it means for us, read Karl's column." ~Carl Stieren, game inventor, communications consultant and editor

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