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Liberal Interpretations

Making sense of Justin Trudeau and his party

Clock Watching

The nuclear threat lingers still

Spending Power

Can compassion and efficiency be combined in the use of public funds?

Andrew Gibson

Andrew Gibson has just completed a doctoral dissertation on the Canadian social criticism of philosopher Charles Taylor. He is a councillor for the Quebec section of the New Democratic Party of Canada.

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A Pragmatic Manifesto

Can Quebec's social democrats make markets serve equality? January–February 2010
Can the left’s project of democratic egalitarianism find new moorings in the age of global competitiveness? Despite the dark shadow recently cast on neoliberal governance schemes, there remains an air of doubt about the economic feasibility of leftist hopes and ideals. This should make political analyst Jean-François Lisée’s book Pour une gauche efficicace (For an Efficient Left) required reading for all the disheartened social democrats out…