. has corrected a mistaken claim that Justin Trudeau's Canadian Liberal government has kept 92% of its campaign promises. In the words of the underlying study
My piece for on the choice Canadian progressives face, and Trudeau as the rare case of a politician whose virtue signalling distracts from his real virtues.
"An independent assessment by 2 dozen Cdn academics found that Trudeau has kept 92% of his campaign promises, the most by any Cdn govt in 35 yrs. He is measurably, demonstrably the most sincere&effective PM in living memory" #cdnpoli #elxn43 #ChooseForward
It’s the most successful progressive gov in the world. It instituted a carbon tax and legalized marijuana. Canada settled more refugees than any other country. Child poverty is at its lowest. Economic growth this year reached 3%. That’s what PMJT has done.
Elections are about choices. #ChooseForward or to go back to the Harper years. I’m running in 2019 because we need to build on what we’ve done: Price on pollution, legalization of marijuana, 300,000 kids out of poverty, lowest unemployment in 4 decades.
The brilliant in The Atlantic!
"An independent assessment by two dozen Canadian academics found that Trudeau has kept 92 percent of his campaign promises, fully or partially, the most by any Canadian government in 35 years." Interesting piece in #elxn43 #cdnpoli
The independent assessment references found that 's fully kept only *half* of its election promises. Harper fully kept 77%. Fun with numbers.
I'm not in love with this piece but this paragraph is quite good.
The Woke Will Always Break Your Heart
this piece makes a good point. but it's also a point that orwell needed just six words to make in his essay on Kipling: "A humanitarian is always a hypocrite"
This is an interesting analysis.
Don’t just read the headline.
“Canadian progressives, like progressives all over the world, must decide whether they care more about the pursuit of social and cultural change, through the eradication of racist and sexist...
The independent assessment references found that 's fully kept only *half* of its election promises. Harper fully kept 77%. Fun with numbers. US citizens also vote for the least worst.
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"If people want to sell you morality, of any kind, they always have something to hide."
I should also say this: I'm also weighing all the positives of the liberal party, despite its controversies. This article, I think, it worth the 4 min read.