Tag Archives: coalition

Can a hollow throne support our weight?

by DJ Kelly January 26, 2009

My quick impression of the throne speech (the text of which can be found here): I agree whole heartedly with the words used. I, nay, we want politicians and the community to work together, not just to solve this “struggling economy”, but also in general. We elect a group to represent us and solve these […]

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On ensuring an unelected official does not decide the fate of our country

by DJ Kelly December 3, 2008

Also available on the Calgary Herald’s Q. The Governor General is a figurehead position, it has been for many years. It is unfair to ask an unelected official to decide the fate of our country. Therefore there is only one option Michaelle Jean has before her: do whatever the Prime Minister asks of her. Assuming […]

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