A federal election is imminent here in Canada. Time to fly the colours, and get to work.
"If the fragile internationalism of the myth of human brotherhood has returned as a moral force in the modern world, it is because partial human solidarities - those of religion, ethnicity, and class - have dishonored themselves by the slaughter committed in their names."
He's not an easy person to pigeon-hole, because he speaks in coherent and thoughtful sentences, not soundbites. He's an intellectual, who spent most of his career outside of party politics. In other words, he's everything our current Prime Minister is not.
I look forward to marking my "X" next to the Liberal Party's candidate in my riding. Voting is an almost existential moment that I cherish. It's the ultimate opportunity to be heard, and make a difference.