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For a proud, responsible and autonomous Quebec

May 11, 2016

I delivered a speech today in Mont St-Grégoire (south east of Montreal), before members of several conservative riding associations of the Montérégie region who had invited me, on my vision of Quebec and federalism. Here is an English version of the original French.-- 16 April 2010  

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How to sell conservatism in Quebec

May 11, 2016

I made a presentation today on the theme of how to sell conservative ideas in Quebec at the annual conference of the Manning Centre for Building Democracy in Ottawa. Here is the original version of my presentation. -- 12 March 2010  

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Calgary Speech: My vision of conservatism

May 11, 2016

On January 21, 2010, I gave this speech on my vision of conservatism to members of the Calgary Centre Conservative Party Association who had invited me. This is the text of my speech, which you can also watch on these video clips. --MB  

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Bill C-391 to abolish the long-gun registry

May 11, 2016

7 December 2009 Hello, Many of my acquaintances are hunters. Hunting is not practiced to the same extent today as it used to be, but it is a traditional activity that has always been part of the culture of the First Nations as well as the settlers who came to...

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Should we change the Bank of Canada’s inflation target?

May 11, 2016

13 November 2009 Hello, About two weeks ago, on October 27, I asked a question about the Canadian dollar to Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney who was appearing before the Standing Committee on Finance. Over the past few weeks, Mr. Carney has stated several times that he would intervene...

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The debate over a Canadian securities commission

May 11, 2016

10 November 2009  A journalist at the National Post, John Ivison, writes a column this morning that refers to a presentation I gave in 2004 on whether or not the creation of a federal securities commission would be in accord with the Constitution. As everyone knows, the topic has been...

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Is deflation a threat to our prosperity? Part 2

May 11, 2016

28 September 2008  

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Is deflation a threat to our prosperity? Part 1

May 11, 2016

10 September 2009

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Liberty and Responsibility: Two Fundamental Concepts

May 11, 2016

Liberty and Responsibility: Two Fundamental Concepts21 August 2009  

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My book on the flat rate income tax

May 11, 2016

Two months ago, I posted a video message to support the idea of a flat rate income tax. In it, I mentioned the short book I wrote about this topic that was published in 2003. It is now available (in French only) on this blog. It offers the main arguments for the implementation of...

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