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Jason Kenney with Jack Mintz in 2015. Image: Jason Kenney/Twitter
David J. Climenhaga | University of Calgary Professor Jack Mintz, appointed in March to lead Jason Kenney's "emergency economic panel," has joined other right-wing commentators in calling for public-sector rollbacks.
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Image: Jason Kenney/Twitter
David J. Climenhaga | Mintz is the University of Calgary economist who is one of the UCP's favourite professors -- because he espouses their utopian market-fundamentalist ideology so well.
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SOPP
David J. Climenhaga | It is hard to believe that much non-partisan, independent academic scholarship takes place in the atmosphere encouraged at the University of Calgary's School of Public Policy.
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Jack Mintz
David J. Climenhaga | Why is the so-called "School of Public Policy" at the University of Alberta producing neoliberal propaganda at public expense? It's time to fix that.
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Alberta Legislature
David J. Climenhaga | Several organizations and businesses are going to find the transition to Alberta's new Orange reality difficult, perhaps impossible.
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Jack Mintz
David J. Climenhaga | If Alberta Premier Jim Prentice were really serious about balancing the budget, he could to it in about five seconds.
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Michael Laxer | Far from being a job creation plan for the "middle-class," Thomas Mulcair's small business tax cut proposals will benefit the well-off and embolden anti-tax myths.
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Emma Pullman | While Canadians on this side of the border prepare for Saturday's Occupy Canada actions, it has just been revealed that a Canadian company is trying to shut down the birthplace of the movement.
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Erin Weir | Perhaps the most compelling villain on Star Trek was the Borg, which seeks to assimilate other groups into its hive. The Macdonald-Laurier Institute seems to be performing this on Canada's right.