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A recent poll shows many Canadians mistrust political parties. Is it time for them to become obsolete?
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OPINION: Since April 1, the government has announced and reversed three different policies. If it can sort out its new Phase 2 rollout, maybe — just maybe — it’ll win voters’ forgiveness.
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Mayors from across the province discuss the state of the pandemic in their regions.
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Access to housing that affordable is still an issue in Canada. What can be done to ease the situation?

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Published On: March 24, 2021
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Published On: March 24, 2021
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Published On: March 23, 2021
A look at the Green New Democratic Deal proposed by the provincial party.
Published On: March 23, 2021
Less than a year ago, Pickering city council voted to request the zoning edict. This week, it voted in favour of asking the government to rescind part of it. So what changed?
Published On: March 23, 2021
ANALYSIS: The finance minister says this year’s theme will be protecting people’s health, helping job creators, and climbing out of deficit. So what should Ontarians be on the lookout for?
Published On: March 19, 2021
It was a catchphrase for Bill Davis, who recaptured a majority government for the Tories — and rarely let the opposition forget it.
Published On: March 18, 2021
What is the ideal way to balance society and freedom with public-health policies?
Published On: March 18, 2021
Will the COVID-19 pandemic result in governments being more proactive about long-term planning?
Published On: March 17, 2021
A look at how the country initially responded to the pandemic and the circumstances that allowed it to spread.
Published On: March 17, 2021
Some London councillors are pushing to introduce an expanded rental-licensing system. Here’s what proponents and critics have to say.
Published On: March 15, 2021
The Agenda discusses the inequitable history of zoning rules, and how to push past them to solve the crisis.
Published On: March 15, 2021
Doug Ford accused NDP MPP Sol Mamakwa of vaccine queue-jumping. That was appalling for so many reasons.
Published On: March 12, 2021
OPINION: The premier accused the Kiiwetinoong MPP of vaccine queue-jumping. The evidence says he was wrong. So where’s the retraction?
Published On: March 12, 2021
OPINION: Many don’t like MZOs, and fair enough. But the orders reflect issues with the province’s land-use planning that predated the Tories — and will certainly outlast them.
Published On: March 08, 2021
With its Green New Democratic Deal, the NDP takes direct aim at the party whose name it will not say.
Published On: March 08, 2021
ANALYSIS: The New Democratic plan contains some measures that would be easy and popular — but it also raises some questions that could prove thorny if the party wins power.
Published On: March 05, 2021
The opposition leader talks about how the Doug Ford government is handling the pandemic.
Published On: March 04, 2021
A presentation of The Democracy Agenda, a collaboration between the Toronto Star and The Agenda.