Two decades ago, I was involved with a student newspaper. It was called the Calumetro and it was published by the Calumet College Student Government. It was one of many publications that enhanced the student experience of York University’s Main Campus and it taught me all sorts of things. While preforming several roles, including Editor-in-Chief, […]

In 2012, I wrote a blog piece called “Provincial Merger, I agree…”.  In it, I made a simple argument: the only way that Progressive Voices could be heard in Alberta is by merging the Alberta NDP, the Alberta Liberals, the Alberta Greens and the Alberta Party. In merging, we could get 25 to 30% and […]

Some might think that if we are talking about the effects of automation in our society that we are only talking about whether or not a factory worker will have their job in a few years, or whether or not an entry level retail employee at MacDonald’s, Safeway or Canadian Tire will be replaced by […]