|Blog Roger Annis | Western media is making another run at Russian President Vladimir Putin, this time that 'maybe' he had something to do with the 2006 killing in London of a former Russian police investigator.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | As Opposition finance critic, Derek Fildebrandt will be in the spotlight Tuesday when Alberta Finance Minister Joe Ceci tables the NDP’s first budget. Time for him to up his game?|
A last-minute proposal: Think before you jump. This election is even more unpredictable than it seems.Judy Rebick | With the incessant polling and pundits, there are still some scenarios that no-one is talking about. Judy Rebick looks at the options and suggests we look again before we leap to strategic voting.
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | I can remember a day when the Wildrose Party, led by Danielle Smith, valued the idea of keeping your promises. No more.|
|News Karl Nerenberg | The debate on the economy was sponsored by the pro-big business Globe and Mail. The moderator was biased in favour of Harper. He hardly mentioned such issues as climate change and poverty.|
|Blog Michael Stewart | Nice one, Globe editors.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Displaced journos from the Edmonton Sun are about to find a new home in the Edmonton Journal building as the merger of Postmedia and Sun Media proceeds apace.|
No way Broadbent Institute should have hired high-profile strikebreaker to moderate panel on Alberta electionDavid J. Climenhaga | Broadbent Institute Executive Director Rick Smith defends the use of a former Calgary Herald strikebreaker to moderate the panel because of his high profile as a political commentator in Alberta.
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Alberta Premier Designate Rachel Notley would do best to listen to the counsel of the people who truly support her program, not to the likes of Preston Manning. I’m confident she will.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Albertans contemplating voting NDP should remember, as FDR advised Americans at a moment far more dire than this: The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | A Globe and Mail story setting out Alison Redford’s record as seen by Alison Redford had Alberta’s chattering classes abuzz yesterday. Alas, it was not terribly illuminating.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | If Canada is going to behave like a member of the community of nations we need to walk the walk, and not just talk the talk. And the direction we need to walk right now is away.|