Can Social Media Decide?

Rahman Mohamed

From Day 1 there are Polls.  CBC reported that the writ was dropped on August 2 to start a 78 day/11 week federal campaign, election date set on 1 January 2015 for October 19.  On 28 July the NDP and Conservatives both held one-third of support.  Today the question is whether or not Polls can predict

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Maclean’s National Leaders Debate: One (and only?)

Rahman Mohamed

With 4 party leaders, Elizabeth May, Thomas Mulcair, Justin Trudeau, and Prime Mnister Stephen Harper, squared off on August 6, the first debate since the start of the election, there was never a moment of bore. Continue reading

Federal Election 2015: The Start

Leaders and party launch
Rahman Mohamed

The writ was dropped on August 2, but the ads had already begun to rise high.  The Conservatives have released ads attacking Justin Trudeau.  With the same theme, a hiring team sitting in a board room overlooking Thomas Mulcair’s qualifications and playing to his monetary actions cited to CBC and The Globe and Mail, the Conservatives are playing to Canadian confidence in the leader of the economy, the Conservatives are launching attacks against Mulcair.  They’ve also entered social media, searching for volunteers through Facebook

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