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View from the ICE cockpit while traveling with Deutsche Bahn

Federal Liberals urgently need to shift terrain with bold ideas

As the government seeks a reset ahead of the fall 2025 election, it desperately needs to shake things up. The Liberals need to reinvigorate the terrain with exciting ideas that can, finally, change the dreadful script that has characterized the last two years. On the climate front it’s time to stop being so damn boring and invite the fight with the fossil fuel industry and its political servants.
Jason Kenney, then-leader of the United Conservative Party of Alberta was the keynote speaker of the final plenary session of the Manning Networking Conference 2018.

Alberta's war room waves the white flag

The war room’s long list of self-owns and other humiliating defeats is so well and widely known by now that even its staunchest defenders quietly acknowledge them. There will be no tearful eulogies for its contribution to the conversation around energy policy in Canada, and the only people who will miss it are the ones — like me — who used its constant follies as fodder for their own output.