2019 and the Future of Alberta Separatism

November 23, 2018 admin 0

By Michael Wagner The future of Alberta separatism is bright. The anticipated elections of 2019 are likely to result in circumstances that generate increasing support for Alberta independence. With Jason Kenney as Alberta’s premier, and Justin Trudeau as Canada’s prime minister, the stage will be set for a potentially large-scale Read More…

Robin Hood on steroids

September 13, 2018 admin 0

By: Jake Fuss on August 20, 2018 There is a long tradition in western civilization of redistributing wealth to reduce social inequality. It has served as both the inspiration for voluntary charity and the justification for mandatory taxation. Governments not only tax wealthy individuals to subsidize poor ones, but many also take Read More…

Out Interim Leader

August 20, 2018 admin 0

Our Interim Leader, Sharon Maclise, is a veteran of Alberta’s conservative Grassroots politics and has been actively fighting for the best interests of Alberta since she joined the Reform Party in 1989. She was invited to run for nomination as a candidate in the 1993 federal election but was raising a young family Read More…

Jay Hill: The case for western independence

July 30, 2018 admin 2

By Jay Hill As I’ve interacted with countless folks over this summer, many here in Canada’s heartland of the Prairies have voiced their belief that a strong case can be made that Confederation is no longer working in the best interests of the West, particularly Alberta and Saskatchewan As I’ve Read More…

Western Alienation: An Eastern Marxist Concept

June 6, 2018 admin 1

By Michael Wagner   For decades, Professor Barry Cooper of the University of Calgary has been a prominent intellectual defender of Alberta and the West. More than anyone else, he has written about the distinct political identity of the prairie West. Importantly, Cooper has challenged the notion of “western alienation” Read More…

Alberta Freedom Alliance interim leader visits Edson

May 20, 2018 admin 0

Click this link to listen to the Western Independence radio show on Omny –  https://omny.fm/shows/danielle-smith/western-independence The Alberta Freedom Alliance (AFA) is not an official political party in the province, but they’re working on it. The interim leader of the alliance was in Edson on April 28 and the Edson Leader sat Read More…

Albertan Identity and Anti-Albertanism in the East

May 18, 2018 admin 0

By Michael Wagner Although Prime Minister Justin Trudeau believes that Canada is the “first postnational state’’ and has ‘‘no core identity,’’ most Canadians throughout history have probably believed otherwise. Before the late twentieth century, for example, English-speaking Canada had a notable British flavour to it, whereas Quebec has always had a distinct identity Read More…

Alberta Independence, Not Americanization

May 1, 2018 admin 0

By Michael Wagner Peter Zeihan is a prominent American geopolitical strategist who analyzes global trends. In 2014 he wrote a book entitled The Accidental Superpower: The Next Generation of American Preeminence and the Coming Global Disorder. Basically, he explains why the United States is a major world power as a result Read More…

Let the Eastern Bastards Freeze in the Dark

April 19, 2018 admin 0

Let us no longer fool ourselves – Canada has been a divided nation from the beginning, only becoming more divided over the decades. It is, frankly, a miracle that it has hung together this long, given the division, disparities, and bullying unfairness from the ROC against the Prairies. Alberta, and Read More…