​Keep your promise to fix our broken voting system

GPO Leader Mike Schreiner issued the following statement in response to Prime Minister Trudeau breaking his promise on electoral reform:

I am disheartened that the Prime Minister betrayed his explicit promise to make 2015 the last federal election under First-Past-The-Post. 

Honesty and integrity are so important in politics, and yet political self-interest seems to rule the day for those with power. 

A basic income guarantee is the most effective way to eliminate poverty

Mike Schreiner submitted the following letter to the Ministry of Community and Social Services to comment on the proposed basic income pilot project in Ontario.

Ministry of Community and Social Services
6th Floor, Hepburn Block
80 Grosvenor Street
Toronto, Ontario M7A 1E9

Dear Ministry of Community and Social Services:

How to make fighting climate change good for your pocketbook

This article was originally publiched on the Huffington Post on January 26, 2017: http://huff.to/2kdb4tp

Imagine this. You open your mailbox this month. Voila! Here is your first carbon dividend cheque from the province.

Suddenly, combating climate change with a price on carbon pollution doesn't hurt your pocketbook like conservatives said it would.

Gong Xi Fa Cai!

Today marks the beginning of Chinese New Year- a fifteen day celebration where communities come together at temples and gatherings to mark the beginning of the year of the rooster - the tenth animal on the Chinese zodiac calendar.