Month: November 2018

Ep 114: Chaos closes the legislature

The scandal over the dismissal of the Clerk and Sergeant-at-Arms continues this week, while the legislature also closes out with the NDP rushing through a number of bills in two days.

Political scientist Stewart Prest (@stewartprest) subs for Scott this week.

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Links

Ep 113: Never a dull moment in BC politics ft Shannon Waters

We asked BC Today’s Shannon Waters to break down a wild week in #bcpoli

Ep 112: Proportionally known unknowns

What’s the difference between open & closed list MMP? And how’s Brexit doing?

Ep 111: How woke is PR?

Ian & Scott give their live hot takes following the Horgan v Wilkinson debate

Bad PR Arguments Everyone Needs To Stop Making

The campaign over the proportional representation referendum is in full swing. As with any campaign, that brings on a slew of bad arguments. Hearing the same bad arguments, day after day, has gotten me to the point were I felt compelled to write this (even if it is just to blow off a little steam).