"The current Alberta government was elected to take Ottawa head-on, and every day that goes by without any action makes the situation worse."
While he was Calgary mayor, Ralph Klein famously said, “let the Eastern bastards freeze in the dark.”
"A constitutional convention may be the only way to keep the country together. Without one, enflamed regional anger will continue to divide the country and the...
"Kenney faces major problems as Trudeau serves up his next spoonful of bitter medicine for the West."
The least the provincial government could do is release the Fair Deal Panel report, and allow Albertans to start looking forward to a more prosperous Alberta.
The latest news about the Teck Frontier Project makes an Equalization referendum more urgent. We simply cannot wait until late 2021.
A referendum on equalization should not be, under any circumstances, conditional on the construction of a single, solitary pipeline or a one-time $1.75 billion equalization rebate.
It’s time to rise to that challenge. If we succeed independence is achievable, whether that be within or without Canada.
If we want a fair deal, the Prime Minister simply sending subordinates to “listen really really hard” is not going to help.
Albertans may disagree on whether or not the ultimate goal should be independence, but there is one common element to this entire equation: the status quo...