Jordan Michael Smith

Jordan Michael Smith is a contributing writer at Salon and the Christian Science Monitor.

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Reader’s Détente: The Decline of the Digest

December 27, 2012 · Online Articles

In a meeting between President Ronald Reagan and Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney, when the friends were both in high office, the president asked Mulroney, “Brian, did you read that article in the Reader’s Digest that trees cause pollution?” {…}

By Jordan Michael Smith

Return of the New Democrats: Canada’s Socialists Re-invent Themselves

When Canada’s New Democratic Party (NDP) leader Jack Layton died of prostate cancer at age sixty-one in August, the outpouring of grief was extraordinary. Thousands attended his funeral and lined the streets, wearing the orange colors of the social democratic … {…}

By Jordan Michael Smith

The Changing of Canada’s Gods

June 16, 2011 · Online Articles

J.M. Smith: Canada’s Changing Gods {…}

By Jordan Michael Smith

What Happened to Canada’s Liberals?

January 5, 2010 · Online Articles

What Happened to Canada’s Liberals? {…}

By Jordan Michael Smith