Brian Romanchuk's commentary and books on bond market economics.
OMG! You're not getting Canada back into the reed VOLUNTARILY:https://twitter.com/CPC_HQ/status/702629903095734272/photo/1Warning: Conservativism is harmful to human beings.
The Canadian Conservative Party was knocked out of Federal politics for almost all of the period 1935(?)-1986 (other than the Deifenbaker period) as a result of their austerity policies of the 1930s. (And to be fair, the Liberal Party was just as bad; they just managed to pin the blame on the Conservatives.) Growing up in the 1970s, older people still were mad when they talked about "Bennett Buggies" (look it up in Wikipedia). Back in the 1990s (the last period I followed partisan politics carefully), conservatives were well aware of that history. No idea how this amnesia crept in, especially amongst people labelling themselves "conservative".
Note: Posts are manually moderated, with a varying delay. Some disappear.The comment section here is largely dead. My Substack or Twitter are better places to have a conversation.Given that this is largely a backup way to reach me, I am going to reject posts that annoy me. Please post lengthy essays elsewhere.