There are many excellent resources that provide information to counter climate-change skeptics and deniers.
As Finance Minister Bill Morneau prepares to introduce another budget, he has a chance to embrace a tax shift to reduce mortality from obesity-related illnesses.
While they're all pandering to nativist fears, this is manifesting itself in different ways on different continents.
It's a tactic that worked for two former premiers in recent history: Mike Harcourt and Gordon Campbell.
Maybe it's because it's more important for them to preserve a political duopoly than to act in the public interest.