Trudeau’s experiment in Senate a step-by-step revolution

Small steps, inch-by-inch progress, takes more time and patience than revolution—but it may eventually produce a more functional, fair and modern democracy. We’ll be watching.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who appointed Murray Sinclair to the Senate last March, has done what no one thought possible: turned the Senate of Canada into a potentially useful, and suddenly intriguing, institution, writes Susan Riley. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By SUSAN RILEY

PUBLISHED : Monday, Nov. 7, 2016 12:00 AM

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