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Ontario’s Climate Plan and the Promise of Mobilizing Markets and Society

June 20, 2016

  Ontario released its much anticipated climate action plan, and the reviews are in. There are accolades and constructive criticisms. A particularly scathing criticism came from a Globe and Mail editorial that suggests the government could have “simply brought in a carbon price and stopped there”. The Globe claims that... Read more

LGBT progress is a Canadian story

June 05, 2016

  As we reflect on the Conservative Party convention voting two-to-one to raise the white flag and abandon its longstanding policy to deny LGBT love, we can be amazed at how far Canada has come in such a short time.   Read more