National Newswatch

The fiasco that is the ‘war room’

Jul 30 2020 — Andrew Leach — In the 2019 election, Albertans were promised an energy “war room” that would “fight fake news and share the truth about Alberta’s resource sector and energy issues.” With a $30-million-per-year budget, Albertans should have expected a lot from the Canadian Energy Centre, which is the war room’s official name. The outcome is a ripoff at […]

Greens’ climate plan adds up to Mission: Improbable

Jul 29 2019 — Andrew Leach — It’s summer, so we can all likely be forgiven for not paying attention to plans and early platform commitments in the lead-up to the fall election. One of those plans, the “Mission: Possible” climate change plan from the Green Party, merits more critical attention than it’s getting. What drew my attention to it was the […]