John Duffy

Election 2015: Quebec rises again

How the province has dominated this federal election campaign, in ways both historic and unexpected

Are we in the midst of a great Canadian election?

A Q&A with John Duffy, the author of ‘Fights of Our Lives,’ about whether this exciting three-way race could be one of the all-time greats


The King’s precedent

John Duffy recalls what preceded the King-Byng Affair.


Monster hospital

Some thoughts now on Mark Kingwell’s recent essay, not necessarily in response, but at least inspired by. Andrew Potter has posted some of his thoughts here. Both Andrew and Mark are exceptionally smart and have offered valuable perspective and insight. I apologize for the complete lack of references to Aristotle in what follows.