Toronto’s mayoral election in five more maps

Yesterday, University of Toronto Professor David Hulchanski summarized the link between Monday’s election results and the... Read More

Toronto’s mayoral election in four maps

Over the past three decades, Toronto has become an increasingly divided city, economically and racially.  And those divisions were... Read More

LORINC: Mr. Tory Goes to City Hall

My operating hypothesis about the way mayor-elect John Tory plans to run council is that he’s going to try to emulate Mel Lastman’s... Read More

LORINC: What we didn’t talk about during this election

Remarkably, given the duration of the campaign and the sheer number of debates, the mayoral candidates managed to either completely... Read More

LORINC: Lessons for Toronto from Nenshi Nation

After the interminable awfulness of Toronto’s election campaign, and just hours following the horror show in Ottawa, Calgary... Read More

LORINC: In defense of the strategists

Pop math quiz: what’s a strategic vote worth, anyway? Seventy-five percent of an “authentic” vote, or maybe just 50%? How... Read More

LORINC: Tory has out-smarted Chow

As the major ed-board endorsements start to flow in John Tory’s direction, it seems increasingly clear that his campaign, which... Read More

LORINC: Class divisions at heart of this campaign

During the scrum following Friday night’s shouty debate about priority neighbourhoods, a Global News reporter asked John Tory if he... Read More

LORINC: Doug Ford’s $400,000 question

Amidst media reports that he misled voters about his wife’s allegedly Jewish ancestry and then mischaracterized John Tory’s stint on a... Read More