Trudeau plans deeper deficits if he wins power again in Canada

Business Sep 30, 2019

Trudeau plans deeper deficits if he wins power again in Canada

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is prepared to run larger deficits — growing Canada's debt by 31.5 billion Canadian dollars ($23.8 billion) more than previously projected over the next four years — to finance campaign promises if his Liberal government is re-elected. The Liberals released a ...

Campaigning Clinton retooled to please progressive Democrats

World / Politics Apr 20, 2015

Campaigning Clinton retooled to please progressive Democrats

This time, Hillary Rodham Clinton wants to be on the good side of Democratic Party liberals. As a presidential candidate in 2008, she opposed gay marriage, equivocated on granting driver's licenses to people who were living in the U.S. illegally and endured heavy criticism from ...

Commentary / World Jul 17, 2014

Liberal values on gender are saving marriage

by Noah Smith

One view of American society surprisingly has the more educated people — despite being much more socially liberal than their less educated counterparts — espousing more traditional family values today. They get married more, get divorced less and pay more attention to their ...

Commentary / World Jul 7, 2014

At some point, U.S. progressives must stand

by Ted Rall

You would think that, at a certain point, liberals in the U.S. with any dignity would get sick of being used and abused by Democratic Party candidates. Don't expect the dysfunctional relationship between liberals and Democrats to get any better for 2017.