Citizen engagement will safeguard democracy

When American democracy is under attack, Canada should indeed renew our own commitment to inclusive democracy. Peter Donolo and Jason MacDonald (“Canada also needs to safeguard its Democracy – Globe and Mail Oct. 5”) rightly propose a multipartisan approach to deepen...

New Brunswick election an unnecessary fiasco

Who craves an early election during a pandemic? Not the Liberals. Not the Greens. Not the People’s Alliance.They’ve been scathingly clear: Premier Blaine Higgs can wear this one on his own.It’s hard to imagine many voters—even PC supporters—wanting to grab their masks...

Trailblazing cooperation in New Brunswick

New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs just made his rivals an astonishing offer—genuine power sharing. Today’s proposal from the Premier includes: All parties would agree to not to force an election until the end of the pandemic or 2022, whichever comes first. This would...