Canada’s Debates Make Ours Look Like A Sideshow


There was another debate last night, in Canada. Their political discourse appears to be substantially more civil than ours. They seemed to be debating policies rather than catch phrases. John Iadarola (Think Tank), Ben Mankiewicz (Turner Classic Movies), and Jimmy Dore (The Jimmy Dore Show Podcast), hosts of the The Young Turks, break it down on tonight’s TYT Power Panel. Tell us what you think in the comment section below.

“The first debate of the U.S. presidential election cycle was only a moment old and arguably wilder than anything that’s ever happened in a Canadian TV debate including Thursday’s.

That’s because Canadian politics doesn’t have anybody like Donald Trump…

Within mere minutes Trump had threatened to run against his own party; insulted actress Rosie O’Donnell; and accused the moderator of being biased against him.”*

Read more here: http://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/as-canadian-leaders-debated-trump-was-producing-the-wildest-show-in-politics-1.2506180

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