My friends, love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear. Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful and optimistic. And we'll change the world. Jack Layton
The Globe is reporting that he's promising to cut the per-vote subsidy because he's "tired" of elections. It's remarkable how effective the cons have been in persuading Canadians that elections are nothing but an inconvenience--like taxes.
If he is as tired as he says, perhaps he should retire.
It's a co-signing of a loan for a can't-miss hydro project.Hardly the stuff revolutions are made of. And Hydro-Quebec needs a good kicking, anyway -- yes, Newfoundland signed a bad deal with them. But they're jerks to hold them to it.Just because you _can_ do a thing, it doesn't mean you should.