Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Matt Godwin (NDP): The Most Untapped Political Resource

Matt Godwin (NDP): The Most Untapped Political Resource

  Sincerity is a resource, better termed an asset, which is rarely seen as advantageous in politics.  Commentators often dance around the subject by...

Marlee Mozeson (Conservative): The Most Untapped Political Resource

In the over seven years since the Conservatives have been in power, they have been able to utilize many previously untapped political resources. This...

Greta Hoaken (Liberal): The Most Untapped Political Resource

A political mentor once told me that the success of all political campaigns is largely dependent upon three things: time, money and volunteers. Unfortunately,...

Matt Godwin (NDP): Partisanship & Friendship: A Balancing Act

  I am reminded of Coolidge’s early 20th century series of oil paintings “Dogs Playing Poker”, when considering this subject.  On the surface, all...

Marlee Mozeson (Conservative): Partisanship and Friendship: A Balancing Act

  Hopefully, you are a person with strong political views and it is possible that those views have made you associate with a certain...

GRETA HOAKEN (LIBERAL): Dear 14-year-old me..

. Yes, I know, it really hasn’t been that long since we were the same person. What can three years really change? Well, evidently,...

MARLEE MOZESON (CONSERVATIVE): Dear 14-year-old me..

  Dear me, It’s currently 2003 and you’ve just entered grade 10, which is the start of high school in Alberta. You graduated from...

MATT GODWIN (NDP): Dear 14-year-old me..

  . I have always been critical of the assumption (and it is an assumption) that the political system excludes young people; that politicians...

Matt Godwin (NDP): Is Canada Better Off with More or Fewer Political Parties?

  . Political theory suggests that there are two ways to aggregate ideas and preferences.  The first is through brokerage parties, of which the...

Greta Hoaken (Liberal): Is Canada Better Off with More or Fewer Political Parties?

. What makes our Canadian political system great? (Yes, even in light of recent events and the occasional “shenanigans” MPs get into, at the...

Marlee Mozeson (Conservative): Is Canada Better Off with More or Fewer Political Parties?

  For me, this question is answered simply: Canada is better off with the number of parties we currently have. Political parties play a...

Marlee Mozeson (Conservative): What Boils My Blood

  Canada: The land of freedom and opportunity for more than thirty-three million people and growing. With ten provinces and three territories, and boasting...