Election Watch: Attacks on Multiculturalism May Haunt Tories

Unlike the pictured protester, many Canadians have been muted when it comes to speaking up for Muslims who have been attacked throughout this election campaign.  Photo Credit: NCM Stock Image by Nariman Ansari This is…

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Election Watch: New Canadian Vote Critical in Three-way Federal Race

Conservative party members like Minister Jason Kenney (left) have made in-roads with new Canadians in recent years by promoting the value of multiculturalism and attending cultural events like the Khalsa Day Parade. But, experts ask,…

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Election Watch: Debunking the “Ethnic Vote” Strategy

New Democratic Party leader Tom Mulcair, along with Toronto City Councillor Joe Cressy, seen here engaging with residents in Chinatown. Photo Credit: Joe Cressy via Flickr CC  Can political parties court an “ethnic vote”? Sometimes…

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