Posts Tagged ‘ Liberal Party of Canada future ’

The last roundup of the Hon. Robert Keith Rae, PC, OC, OOnt, QC, BA, LLB, BPhil, LLD (hc), MP

May 26th, 2011 | By | Category: In Brief

You sound more elegant when you speak French, Pierre Trudeau told his children. Those of us who don’t really speak French will never quite know what this means. But we can catch a glimmer of it when we read in Le Devoir that “Le Torontois Bob Rae est devenu le chef intérimaire du Parti libéral […]

Iggy .. ave atque vale .. (or how the Martian outsider returned to his home planet at last)

May 6th, 2011 | By | Category: Ottawa Scene

Michael Ignatieff himself may have the best explanation of why he failed to connect with voters in the Canadian federal election of 2011. In the preface to his CBC Massey lectures on The Rights Revolution in Canada, written in September 2000, he worried that “I am writing about the rights talk of a country of […]