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The Ontario PC Party, Patrick Brown and Ontario’s Upcoming Election

The Ontario PC Party, Patrick Brown and Ontario’s Upcoming Election

In late January, sexual misconduct allegations against Patrick Brown came forward.  We shot two videos about the impact this has had on the Ontario Progressive Conservative Party.  It may also mean another win by Kathleen Wynne and the Ontario Liberals. Watch below and comment at […]

Should Citizenship and Voting Become Your Part Time Job?

Should Citizenship and Voting Become Your Part Time Job?

Should Citizenship and Voting Become Your Part Time Job? By Andrew Tripodo of The Iceberg Initiative For a system of government that claims to exist to serve our needs, it sure does ask a lot.  But that’s the contradiction of democracy: it’s here for us, but […]

Hot in New York

Hot in New York

Hot in New York Talkin’ Equity on a Brooklyn Roof By Niki Davis-Fainbloom of The Iceberg Initiative What is really missing in our society is a venue where those who have different ideologies can discuss issues in a relaxed and open atmosphere. I’m talking about […]

A Strong Canada’s Story So Far (Part 1) – The Conservative Leadership Race

A Strong Canada’s Story So Far (Part 1) – The Conservative Leadership Race

The Story of A Strong Canada Part 1: Two Idiots, One Idea, and Some Pretty Insane Work Ethic “Hey Nick, you know if we actually do this we’re not sleeping for the next 3 months, right?” “Yeah Aaron. But if we don’t do this, who […]

Why the Continued March to Extreme Left/Right Must End

Why the Continued March to Extreme Left/Right Must End

Turning the Centre Into a Strong Creator of Dialogue By George Kell twitter.com/GeorgeKell98 In a recent article published in Maclean’s, Andray Domise prophesied the end of centrist politics. In Domise’s article, the political left is blamed for being pulled to the centre, neglecting issues such […]

Guest Post: Why Regular Citizens Are Fed Up With Canada’s Polarizing Politics

Guest Post: Why Regular Citizens Are Fed Up With Canada’s Polarizing Politics

By: Renee Smith Politics is one of my favourite topics. I love reading about it, talking about it, learning about it. I feel we are lucky indeed to be living in a country that seems to value freedom and opinions. I am truly appreciative of […]

What Is Party Crashing and Why Do We Need It In Canada?

What Is Party Crashing and Why Do We Need It In Canada?

Party Crashing is a new and socially-disruptive form of political engagement. Let’s be clear, it’s “socially-disruptive” in a positive way, like Lyft. It’s simple. If you lean left, you go right, and vice versa. “It’s simple. If you lean left, you go right, and vice […]

The Rising Tide of Active Centrism

The Rising Tide of Active Centrism

Written by Chris Andreou You don’t need to be a political junkie or current events expert to notice the deepening divide in Western society. Whether it be the niqab debate during the 2015 Canadian Federal election, literally the entire year of 2016, or the recent […]

ASC Stories: Sticking Together Means Disagreeing

ASC Stories: Sticking Together Means Disagreeing

I had a roommate in my undergrad, a friend of mine from our days in residence. He was from a wealthy, conservative family, and accordingly approached issues from a very conservative perspective and without the nuance he would later attain when he was older. I […]

Flipping the Script on Conservatives vs. the Left

Flipping the Script on Conservatives vs. the Left

Everyone knows that left-wing parties are made up of uncompromising idealists while we tend to think of right wing people as realists. Politics is changing though. It has changed a lot. A seismic shift has occurred and the political establishment is scrambling to draw accurate […]