For campaign finance laws to be effective, they have to be able to limit donations and spending and promote transparency.
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If dissident Saudi blogger Raif Badawi is granted Canadian citizenship it would offer him new legal rights in his home country.
There can be no doubt whatsoever that America’s campaign finance regime is a wild west that diminishes the power of the many.
Despite having a strong campaign finance legislation, Canada needs to reinforce its political process by reining in the influence of cash.
A decade ago, as part of his stand-up act, a Canadian comedian began telling a joke about a disabled young singer.
China is taking a deep dive to global domination. However, its ideological rivals, the Western democracies, are somewhat blind to Beijing’s global ambition.
Populism in Britain and America has exposed deep flaws in their constitutional systems, giving cause for them to rethink their fundamentals of governance.
On how to save venezuela, Andres Velasco has argued that “the international community [must] provide support in at least three key areas.
Canada opposition asks for probe into Government meddling claim by P.M Trudeau’s government in the criminal prosecution of engineering giant SNC-Lavalin.
Ethics allegations prompt call for P.M. Justin Trudeau to quit after government officials inappropriately pressured her to help a firm avoid bribery trial.