Josh Lieblein


A decade spent volunteering on campaigns across the province, six years of blogging experience, and being closely involved with the PCPO during the Tim Hudak years has given Josh Lieblein some kind of authority to comment on provincial politics (he hopes).

Although he does not self-identify as a journalist, he has a knack for making predictions that come true and for generating reactions on social media. And really, since it is the current year, isn’t that what matters?





What’s The Matter With Jagmeet?
Lazy Reporting Lets Ford Get Away With Whoppers
How To Stop A Conservative Government In Just 5 Easy Steps
News Bailout Proves Nobody Knows What They’re Doing
Canada’s Pretend Politics Is Its Greatest Strength And Greatest Weakness
Facts Do Not Matter, But Narratives Do
A Brief Deconstruction of “Organizing” In Canada
Trudeau Will Campaign Against “Extremism”- Not Scheer Or Singh
The Debate Over Climate Change That Canada Can’t Have
Faith No More: Another Conservative Brainwave Burns Out
Conservatives Content Themselves With Anti-Tax Activism
It’s Official: The Liberals Are The Party Of Moral Nihilism
The #Resistance: Notwithstanding, DoFo Should Cut The Deficit By Raising Taxes!
There Is No Reason For Politicians To Wink At Extremists
In Canadian Politics, Truth Is More Embarrassing Than Fiction
BREAKING: Max Bernier Takes A Stand Against “Tribalism!”
The #Resistance: Right-Wing “Journalists” Threaten Press Freedom!
Back To The Drawing Board For Ford On Sex-Ed?
The #Resistance And The Half-Serious Media Blackout
Sad Max Bernier Speaks Only For Himself
Ford Demonstrates How Easy It Is To Divide Ontarians
The #Resistance: The Right Hand Doesn’t Know What The Left’s Doing!
The #Resistance: Vive Le Toronto Libre!
The False Choice Between Partisanship And…Not Partisanship?
Canadian Socialism And Its Discontents
The #Resistance Says: (Our) Facts Still Matter!
Don’t Be Fooled – Canadian Progressives Need Ford And Trump
Can We Please Focus On How Trudeau Has Made Life Worse For Canadians?
If Conservatives Don’t Like Border Crossings, They Can Get Out!
Ontario’s Opposition Shackles Itself By Clinging To Tradition
Doug Ford Is An Un-Premier For Un-People!
Canada: The Land of Two-Tier Free Speech
WARNING: This Is A Parody Column About Progressives Misleading Canadians
A Court Of Sycophants Enable Trudeau’s Liberty-Taking
Incompetence, Not Fake News, Is Destroying Our Public Discourse
Time To Regulate Our Reputation This Canada Day, The Canadian Way
How To Fix The Canadian Media In Three Simple Steps
Mad Max Milks His Martyrdom
Trump’s Tariff Tantrum Is A High-Stakes Bluff. Will Trudeau Fold?
As Usual, The Worst Is Yet To Come In Ontario Politics
A Fitting End To Kathleen Wynne’s Premiership
3 Ways This Campaign Will Permanently Change Ontario’s Political Culture
Ontario Election Exposes The Limits Of Our Leader-Centric Politics
What Needs To Happen For The NDP To Actually Win This Election
The Art Of The Deal, And Why Canadians Are Awful At It
Will The NDP Become The Victims Of Their Own Success? Yeah, Probably
Unfortunately, The Case Against Ford Is The Case For Wynne
Yet Another Extremely Boring And Ritualistic Repudiation Of The So-Cons
In Time, The Ontario Liberals Will Know What It’s Like To Lose
Overheated Hot-Takers Offended That Their Fringe Opinions Are Not Mainstream
Prepare Yourselves For The Radicalization of the Canadian Left
Debugging The Liberals’ Virtual Narrative About Conservative Digital Hackery
Big Tents, Or Principles? Pick One, Canadian Politicians
For Conservatives, ignoring the culture war is no longer an option
Free Speech Hucksters vs. Campus Censors: A Principle-Free Free-For-All
Unwarranted Optimism Leads To Political Disaster
How To Save Canada By Laughing At It
Patrick Brown And The Abuse Of Principles
Kathleen Wynne Gets Her Trump Troll On
Why “Honest Talk” About Indigenous Canadians (And Other Minority Canadians Too) Isn’t Going To Work
Appearance Of Justice Done In The Gas Plant Scandal
The Minimum Wage Wars: A Test of the Emergency Liberal Re-Election System