Editorial: Stop the madness

January 2009
Windspeaker;Jan2009, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p5
The author comments on the victory of the Conservative Party lead by Prime Minister Stephen Harper during the October 14, 2008 election in Canada. The author questions the ability of Harper to address economic recession as well as his relationship with the other political parties. The author argues that the Harper's victory is a lost to the Canadian public.


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