John Robson

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John Robson is a documentary film-maker, a columnist with the National Post (and now Loonie Politics), commentator-at-large for News Talk Radio 580 CFRA in Ottawa and an Invited Professor at the University of Ottawa.  He holds a Ph.D in American history from the University of Texas at Austin.




Budgets unbalance themselves if your leaders are glib economic ignoramuses
Premiers’ meeting was nothing but predictable
The post of “Minister of Middle Class Prosperity” is nauseating
Ottawa’s busted train is on track to a town near you
Trudeau laments divisiveness after insulting the West
Debates avoid government’s first priority… defence
In this election there has been only promise and not promise
RCMP investigation obstructed by Trudeau
We need to see the Chinese geopolitical ambition for what it is
Voters expect the benefits of a robust military they can’t be bothered to maintain
Canadian military defending our country with the equivalent of fax machines and dot matrix printers
Premier Ford… it’s time to be a conservative and solve the province’s fiscal problems
Nearly one in five Canadians plan to vote for a party they think would leave Canada worse off
Have we lost our perspective when it comes to Donald Trump?
Liberal perspective on media subsidies out of step with rest of country
Maclean’s pushing the Tory ‘white supremacist narrative’ is more than a bit peculiar
Nonsense flows through PEI
In Benjamin Netanyahu’s victory, American media leave readers befuddled by fantasy spun as news
Have we become conditioned to having our votes bought by federal budgets?
Watching the Trudeau team try to put out the fire illustrates their political incompetence
Trudeau must resign. It is that simple.
To win in 2020, the Democrats need to convince voters that they like America
All Americans are losers with latest instalment of government shutdown
The British Constitution goes down in flames with Brexit vote
Liberals make Strategic Investment Fund political