Login/Register

Canada

How should the Canada voter community divide funding among these blogs/websites?

[Most communities give your votes more weight if you log in and/or are a community member.]


# Share Your Votes Blog/Website  Recent Posts                 
1
If 'Canada is back' on climate change, Trudeau should steer clear of Trans Mountain pipeline: Like this article? rabble is reader-supported journalism. Chip in to keep stories like these coming. We live in a world where words are big. They hold inside them promises, ideals and expectations. The big climate words of the year came from Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau proclaim...
Recalling the greats of journalism: From Walter Stewart, to Amy Goodman, to the phony Dan Rather: Like this article? rabble is reader-supported journalism. Chip in to keep stories like these coming. Over the years I've been fortunate enough to hear some of North America's top investigative journalists speak. read more
Kevin Vickers tackling an Irish protester in Dublin is pretty far from heroic: Like this article? rabble is reader-supported journalism. Chip in to keep stories like these coming. Kevin Vickers became a Canadian hero for shooting and killing Michael Zehaf-Bibeau after his attack on Parliament Hill in 2014, which left army reservist Cpl. Nathan Cirillo dead. Vickers ...
2
Crucial Safety Net for Foster Kids? School (in News): New report busts myths about low grad rates for teens in gov't care.  Related Stories Creating 'Launch' Conditions for Foster Kids (in News) BC Gov't Plan to Improve Child Services 'Huge': Watchdog (in News) Paige's Story: Who Checks In When Students Check Out? (in News)
Power, Love and How to Change the World (in Culture): From 'I'm Right and You're An Idiot: The Toxic State of Public Discourse and How to Clean it Up.'  Related Stories Are You Blinded by Righteous Anger? (in Culture) 'I'm Right and You're an Idiot' (in Culture) Fixing Our Broken Conversation (in Culture)
3
Evening Brief: Thursday, May 26, 2016: Tonight’s Evening Brief is brought to you by CPAC. Complete coverage of the Liberal and Conservative conventions, May 26- 28. Watch on CPAC TV, CPAC.ca or the CPAC TV 2 Go App. ________________________   The Lead: We begin tonight in Ise-Shima, Japan, at the annual G7 heads of government meeting....
Tories To Settle Old Scores While Plotting Future Without Harper: They face bitter disputes over same-sex marriage and abortion.
4
Time for gender parity in creative industries: In a recent interview with Stylist magazine, actress Susan Sarandon said she didn’t believe Thelma and Louise would have been made if it had been pitched today.
For Wynne as for Hudak, Palestinian lives don’t count: I wonder if Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne plans to paste that lovely picture of her shaking hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu into a photo album tucked away in a special place at her home in north Toronto. She really should, if on...
5
The Donald Trump Ticket : The media has been reporting on a recent meeting between presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump and Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) as evidence of Corker being screened for the job of vice president on Trump's ticket. Certainly a number of other Republican lawmakers jumped on the possibility wi...
US Government’s Support to South Sudan Judicial System : “The United States is proud to support the College of Law through our partnership with IDLO, an organisation renowned for its expertise in promoting the rule of law,”   U.S. Ambassador to South Sudan, Molly Phee. [Getty Images] By Peter Lokale Nakimangole JUBA, 26 May 20...
6
Nommer le racisme : Le racisme existe au Québec, même si en parler reste encore un grand tabou. C'est pourquoi un collectif de plusieurs personnes et organismes ont déposé il y a quelques semaines à l'Assemblée nationale une pétition demandant une commission publique su...
Les défis de Jean-François Lisée: Le candidat à la direction du Parti Québécois Jean-François Lisée se défend de miner le mouvement de convergence des forces souverainistes. En refusant de tenir un référendum dans un premier mandat péquiste, il veut plutôt déplacer le débat et s'atta...
7
Coming Senate showdown a test case for independence: It’s no secret that the way things are headed, there will be at least one, if not two bills that the Senate is going to amend and send back to the House of Commons for a test of wills as to which chamber is going to prevail.  The constitutionality of each of those bills will be in question, bo...
At Issue | Justin Trudeau’s Elbowing: Justin Trudeau has apologized repeatedly for his behaviour in the House of Commons, but what does all this really mean for the Liberal Government? At Issue shares their thoughts. The post At Issue | Justin Trudeau’s Elbowing appeared first on Loonie Politics.
8
When It Comes To Fiscal Policy, Japan Is No Role Model: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in Tokyo this week for a bilateral visit with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, as well a G7 leaders summit in nearby Ise-Shima. While increasing trade is a major focus of the prime minister's visit (Japan is Canada's fifth largest trading partner), Canadians sh...
Federal Audit Finds Government Overpaid Contractors By $100 Million: OTTAWA — Federal auditors have found about $100 million that shouldn't have been paid to companies because contractors overcharged the government, or because the payments were deemed to be part of "excessive profits,'' newly released documents show. The $100 million figure, calculated as of March...
9
Anti-Trumpsters are busy but not effective: As a Canadian, I can only watch the unfolding and the outcome of the Trump saga. Still, one is compelled to ask, how many people are out there who think that if the powers most people call the Establishment are successful in taking out Mr. Trump, things will not return to "normal"? The anger w...
10
Your Daily Digital Digest for Tuesday, December 1, 2015: Your news links for today: Dark Clouds Over the Internet - New York Times Surprise! The NSA Is Still Spying On You - Gizmodo UK ISP boss points out massive technical flaws in Investigatory Powers Bill - Ars Technica BlackBerry is leav...
11
HEADING INTO THE STACKS: This is where I’m going to be for the next little while. (Photograph by Shutterstock.com) As you may have noticed, I’ve been absent from this site for the past few weeks. Part of the reason for that absence is the approaching end of the fall semester and all marking that entails. But I’m also p...
12
Minority Math is Hard on the Liberals: The Liberals have run a strong and energetic campaign thus far under leader Justin Trudeau, so it seems unfair how hard it will be for them to find enough seats to claim the head of a minority government. Whether you're following one of the popular poll aggregator and seat projectors, or just wor...
13
Playing Chicken at OPEC: The upcoming meeting of OPEC member states on June 2 will generate lots of discussion about the current slump in global oil prices. What it probably won’t do is yield any action to reverse it. For the time being, the animosity between Iran and Saudi Arabia seems to be too deep-seated to accommoda...
14
Tories in review: women’s rights: THE SUN HITS the back of my neck as I kneel over my poster board. It’s a hot summer afternoon in June and I’m colouring with markers, shared with the hands of girls decades my junior, helping with childcare at a sex worker solidarity rally. We’re at Toronto’s Allan Gardens, the day’s setting for ...
15
How Harper systematically mined anti-Muslim prejudices: In this excerpt from his chapter in The Relevance of Islamic Identity in Canada, Haroon Siddiqui argues that Stephen Harper’s policies constituted an extensive, deliberate strategy to malign Muslims.
16
17
Power & Politics' Ballot Box question: Thursday we asked: How serious a problem is racism in Canada?- Very: 370 votes (26%)- Somewhat: 346 votes (24%)- Not very: 691 votes (49%)- Unsure: 7 votes (0%)  Thursday we asked: How serious a problem is racism in Canada?- Very: 370 votes (26%)- Somewhat: 346 votes (24%)- Not...
18
Come on Colorado, Just Take One Whiff, What Harm Could It Do?: Colorado may be about to try out another experimental lifestyle habit, single payer universal healthcare: Colorado May Replace Obamacare with Single Payer Prominent Democratic Consultants Sign Up to Defeat Single Payer in Colorado Lobbyists Move to Stop Colorado Report says ColoradoCare would ha...
19
Puppet show:
20
On Journalism, Government and the cost of Digital Illiteracy: Earlier today the CBC published a piece by Alison Crawford about Canadian public servants editing wikipedia. It draws from a clever twitter bot — @gccaedits— that tracks edits to wikipedia from government IP address. I love the twitter account — fun! The article, not so much. How sad that the dig...

Vote % shares for as many blogs as you like. Nonvotes are equivalent to 0%. Your votes need not sum to 100%. You can vote any time; about once a week is good. Shares updated nightly.     [FAQ on voting]

Past funding shares: see horserace or click on a share% above.

If you don't want other users of your computer to see your votes, please exit browser when finished voting.

Country Ottawa Ontario Canada Canada

   

This Votermedia ballot is not currently funded. It is displayed as a demo for if and when there is funding. Without funding there may be few votes, which makes the rankings less meaningful. For a recently funded ballot, see UBC AMS.

We welcome comments, corrections, questions, suggested blogs to add etc -- please email admin[at]votermedia.org.