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The Other Side of “Irish Eyes”

Brian Mulroney abroad and at home

The Ramble

Memories from the PMO

Vintage Years

Two political memoirs

Jocelyn Maclure

Jocelyn Maclure is a professor of philosophy at Université Laval in Quebec City. He coauthored, with Charles Taylor, Secularism and Freedom of Conscience (Harvard University Press, 2011) and writes for the public affairs blog In Due Course at .

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Jocelyn Maclure

Democratic Unrest

The case for protest, from Cicero to Occupy May 2014
It is hard not to feel sorry about the state of our democratic life. Our democratic institutions and processes have evolved in a way that makes rational public debates unlikely. When I look at the Ottawa and Quebec City governments, I see parties seasoned in wedge politics and strategic manoeuvring. Yes, Kevin Spacey is irresistible and Robin Wright…