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Sep 16, 2020

The Ontario legislature is back in business and so is our podcast, On The Ledge.

Getting kids back to school this week was akin to building an aircraft in-flight. Class sizes are larger than expected. Teachers are still learning who, what and where they're teaching. And dozens of bus routes have been cancelled because...


Mar 10, 2020

The Ontario Liberal Party handed former Wynne minister Steven Del Duca a first ballot win and new business cards as the Leader of the provincial party.

The governing Progressive Conservatives have already released online ads framing Del Duca as a continuation of Kathleen Wynne's politics and policies.

Can Del Duca...


Feb 29, 2020

Listen to the declarations coming out of Washington about COVID-19 and it's clear that the Canadian response to the outbreak has been weeks ahead of the curve. Nonetheless, all of our preparedness for this strain of the coronavirus is not enough to inoculate us against the Trump administration's viral confusion and its...


Feb 21, 2020

At the time of this recording, the nationwide rail blockades continue with no end in sight. The prime minister admits there has been no progress in meaningful talks and told a Friday afternoon news conference it's time for the blockades to come down. 

What does that mean? There is no plan. There is no deadline....


Feb 18, 2020

The Christmas recess has wrapped up at Queen's Park, the legislature is back in session and there are more than a few pots at a rolling boil on the front burner.

The labour standoff continues with all of the teachers' unions across the province. Rotating strikes continue and there appears to be no progress in this war...