In 2015, in one unexpected stroke of a rather broad political paintbrush, the Alberta Progressive Conservative party’s Tory blue which had been the colour of Alberta for more than four decades was replaced by the orange of the NDP, something almost unfathomable less than a year ago.
2015 was a year of change for Canada.
A major flaw in humanity is the “me factor.” We want it now and if someone else must suffer or pay, that’s their problem. Politicians thrive on that weakness. They promise the world to us during every election.
The final sitting of the Saskatchewan Legislature before the next provincial election was a useful dress rehearsal for the upcoming political campaigns of the Saskatchewan Party and the Saskatchewan NDP.
Good news, the NDP has brought Albertans together. Bad news for them, it’s not the way the NDP would have liked.