EST. 1903 - Presenting global influential leaders from business, labour, education & government through events
Simpson, Jeffrey C.
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How Canada has become a one-party state. How "The Friendly Dictatorship is about how our system of government has evolved, and why Canadians are increasingly turned off by that sytem. Supporting evidence for that view. Finding a better balance among the objectives of democracy, transparency, accountability and representativeness. An explication and detailed discussion follows, including a review of Canadian politics. Suggestions for change. Concerns for democracy - concerns for Canada.