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About Jonathan Scott

Jonathan Scott writes twice-monthly columns for LooniePolitics.com. He is principal of a public affairs consultancy. He and his team work with clients from Canada, the United States, and Hong Kong to meet their goals and develop memorable and effective campaigns, Jonathan previously worked as Communications Director for the government caucus at Queen's Park and as Public Relations Director at Key Gordon Communications Inc, an advertising agency for green and ethical products and causes in Toronto. He also worked as a speechwriter for a former Premier of Ontario. Jonathan has managed campaigns and communications for candidates at all three levels of government in Canada, as well as in the United Kingdom. He is a regular political commentator on CTV News Channel, CBC News Channel and Sirius XM Radio, and his writing on politics, marketing, education, religion and current affairs has appeared in Salon.com, Monocle, The Globe and Mail, The National Post, The Toronto Star, The Toronto Sun, iPolitics.ca, The Huffington Post, The Bradford Times, The Presbyterian Record, Education Canada, Education Today, The Federalist Trust, and Bradford Today. Jonathan studied English literature at the University of Toronto and earned his law degree with honours at Cardiff School of Law and Politics.


Read Columns By Jonathan Scott

We must address the urban-rural divide in our politics

October 1, 2021

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It’s time for Trudeau to get things done

September 29, 2021

Canada
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Elections Canada should facilitate the democratic process, not impede it

August 26, 2021

Canada
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Election Day 2: Politics makes strange bedfellows

August 17, 2021

Canada
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White citizens are tying up our democratic process

August 9, 2021

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The NDP needs to become a serious party

August 2, 2021

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The dynamics and disarrays of political partnerships

June 29, 2021

Canada
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We need to speak the truth more frankly than ever… Canada committed genocide

June 2, 2021

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O’Toole is currently the outlier

May 14, 2021

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Mark Carney outlines his ‘values’ to build a better world

May 4, 2021

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We need paid-sick leave so essential workers can stay home if they are unwell

April 27, 2021

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Catherine McKenna is 'building back better'

April 1, 2021

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Building back from COVID-19 requires a new social contract

March 29, 2021

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Our way out of the economic impacts of COVID-19 should also be a way to combat climate change

February 22, 2021

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After four long years, Amanda Gorman sets the tone for President Biden

January 21, 2021

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Review: A Promised Land

January 8, 2021

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