Posts Tagged ‘ Michael Ignatieff ’

Iggy observed: do old UK, US careers hint at arduous destiny in Canada?

Apr 2nd, 2010 | By Citizen X | Category: In Brief

Geoffrey Stevens is a former Ottawa columnist and managing editor of the Globe and Mail who, now comfortably into his senior-citizen-hood (born 1942), teaches political science at Wilfrid Laurier University and the University of Guelph. He also writes for StraightGoods.ca — “Canada’s leading independent online newsmagazine.” Stevens’s latest StraightGoods column is entitled “Elections are lost, [...]



Waiting for the next Canadian federal election

Sep 8th, 2009 | By L. Frank Bunting | Category: Ottawa Scene

On the Calgary Herald website there is a photograph of “Prime Minister Stephen Harper at a news conference in Calgary Sept. 1, 2009” — just after Michael Ignatieff announced “Liberals will vote against government.” And it is at least arguable that the prime minister looks a little like a cat who has just swallowed the [...]