Posted by  •  October 22

October 2017 Autumn has fallen upon us and activities have picked where we left off when summer hit. That includes my column on the Politics Page of the Toronto Star, which is now bi-weekly. It is my hope that the column provides enough information to spark a conservation on what and how our politicians are...

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October 22  • 

Dangerous intersection of law, politics, business and human rights: Collenette [Toronto Star]

Some argue that the expansion of industry responsibility for human rights is disastrous to the business model, but most players realize profits at...

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October 8  • 

Can ‘sunny ways” prevail in a stormy world? Collenette [Toronto Star]

Trudeau and Singh are relentless optimists — and Scheer may need to sing from the same song sheet or be left behind — but strong leadership is...

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September 24  • 

Departed MPs’ legacies must be kept alive: Collenette [Toronto Star]

Honouring the memories of MPs who die while still in office can give their legacies more influence and...

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June 14  • 

Ex-languages commissioner Fraser says Liberals waited a year to begin search for his replacement [The Hill Times]

The initial notice about the opening for Graham Fraser's job was posted on Nov. 2, 2016, says the PCO, after his term was originally supposed to end....

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May 21  • 

Trump promised to ‘Drain the Swamp’ but will it drain him?: Collenette [Toronto Star]

Facts will be uncovered by ongoing investigations but the motives behind a web of broken trust at the White House must not remain murky. Legislators...

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