The Future of American Politics - Looking Forward: An Interview with Jared Yates Sexton
In 2018, I interviewed Jared Yates Sexton - Professor, Political Commentator, and Author of The People Are Going To Rise Like The Waters Upon Your Shore. Jared and I discussed his role in covering the 2016 Presidential Election, the rise of populism, and the future of American politics.
Breaking Down the Notwithstanding Clause: An Interview with Dr. Emmett MacFarlane
In September of 2018, I interviewed Canadian Constitution expert, Dr. Emmett MacFarlane. Dr. MacFarlane shared his thoughts on Doug Ford’s use of the notwithstanding clause and the potential implications of the decision to use it for the first time in Ontario’s history.
The Uber/Innisfil Partnership: An Interview with Brett Chang
In March of 2018, I was lucky enough to interview Brett Chang, Senior Policy Advisor at Uber. Brett has been has been instrumental in the Uber/Innisfil partnership, which is setting the stage for innovative transit partnerships in the GTHA.
The 2016 Presidential Election and Climate Change: Where Do We Go From Here?
This article was published by the Centre for Development and Strategy. it’s a short think-piece that discusses the link between politics and environmental initiatives, and attempts to understand the effect that this will have on energy sources in the United States.
The Consequences of NATO’s Withdrawal on Opium Trade
This article was published by the Leadership and Democracy Lab at Western University. It is a short article that examines the opium industry in the Middle East, and the effect that NATO's departure in the region will have on economic growth, politics, crime, and public health.
Coal is the most used resource to generate energy in America and is currently responsible for 39% of electricity in the nation. Many have suggested that transitioning to clean coal is the future of energy in the U.S.; however, this opinion is not without contention. This article examines the potential use of clean coal and seeks to determine whether or not it is a feasible alternative.