A Personal Commentary
When so inspired, Ron offers his views on the latest in Canadian
politics...or anything else that interests him.
Like a good book, you will want to read these Commentaries over and over again so
that, if nothing else, you can remember why you call Ron all those nasty names.
An election, a leadership race, or a political convention, here is a
keep political junkies up to date with a "schedule of events."
Facts & Stats
An array of amazing facts, tid-bits, alternative ways of looking at things, and a
place where I can just have fun with stats and facts for your amusement and, hopefully,
A look at how the entire system works, from the monarch and her
heirs, to her representative in Canada, to the Constitution, Parliament, and our
Governments (National & Provincial)
In order to answer the questions of: How many seats does a party in any legislature
in the country have, who are the leaders, and when was the last election called?
Canada's Governors-General & Prime Ministers
Our head of state is the Governor General, but the system has evolved so that the
Prime Minister is the person who calls the tune.
Kings and Queens of Canada
Four Georges, two Edwards, a William, dear Victoria, and Elizabeth two
Who is Ron Thornton?
The nice thing about the Internet is that Ron can claim to have the body of a Greek
God and the mind of Aristotle and no one is the wiser, except all those who know him.