When the reign of Elizabeth II, a long-serving monarch, ends, it would be appropriate for Canada to update the Constitution to reflect current political realities.
Here's the big dilemma: Whatever reforms are made to Parliamentary practice and conduct, the simple truth is that, for now, citizens have lost faith in politicians.
Democracy Watch has launched a national letter-writing and petition drive, and Facebook group, calling for laws to stop the unjustified shutdowns of legislatures across Canada.
The Conservatives in power now are of a different breed and their focus on refugees is almost entirely negative.
Today is Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, a fast day on the Jewish calendar. Some of us might consider dedicating our fasts to atoning for our sins against the planet.
On September 17, members of Parliament return to Ottawa and we want rabble’s award-winning journalist Karl Nerenberg back in the press gallery. Can you help us keep him there?
Parliament resumes -- without Jack Layton.