Matt Gurney


Matt Gurney also writes for the National Post from Toronto.

Matt Gurney's articles

Published On: Jan 22,2020
OPINION: So far, the unions have been pretty smart about all this. But public opinion could still easily turn against them  
Published On: Jan 15,2020
OPINION: Alerts may have to be issued by frightened people via disrupted communication networks — so the system has to be simple. But it also has to be idiot-proof.
Published On: Jan 09,2020
ANALYSIS: Fewer young Canadians are playing the sport. Here’s what we can do to turn things around.
Published On: Jan 08,2020
ANALYSIS: Those in the hockey world may think it’s thriving. But outside the community, the sport is on the decline.  
Published On: Jan 07,2020
ANALYSIS: The sport is on the wane in Toronto, and the city intends to close arenas in the coming decades. What happened to Canada’s game?
Published On: Dec 12,2019
ANALYSIS: Providing proper support for Ontarians who need in-patient care will mean creating housing and home-care options. Is this government willing to act?
Published On: Dec 10,2019
ANALYSIS: The province will cover the cost of your appointment with a psychiatrist. But what happens when you have to wait a year or travel for hours to see one?
Published On: Dec 10,2019
ANALYSIS: Thousands of Ontarians seek care and don’t receive it. Thousands either can’t access or can’t afford it. examines the issues facing our mental-health system.
Published On: Dec 04,2019
OPINION: A one-day strike is a shrewd move, but it leaves teachers with only two options — surrender or escalate.
Published On: Nov 27,2019
OPINION: For a government working to rebrand itself as kinder, gentler, and more reasonable, a teachers’ strike represents a very real risk.
Published On: Nov 20,2019
OPINION: During the recent Liberal leadership debate, candidates talked about what went wrong for the party in 2018 — but no one had the real answer
Published On: Nov 07,2019
OPINION: The Tories are reversing a number of previously announced cuts. How much of the next three years will they spend trying to move past the previous 12 months?
Published On: Oct 25,2019
ANALYSIS: speaks with a Liberal organizer about the blackface scandal, the carbon tax, and how Trudeau brought the fight to Ford.
Published On: Oct 24,2019
ANALYSIS: speaks with a party insider about why “NDP curious” voters got spooked at the last minute.
Published On: Oct 23,2019
ANALYSIS: speaks with a senior Tory official about bad data, bad assumptions — and why leader Andrew Scheer should have gone to Pride Conservative leader Andrew Scheer delivers his concession speech in Regina on October 21. 
Published On: Oct 16,2019
OPINION: Justin Trudeau is hoping Ontarians won’t forget about Doug Ford on election day — but the premier’s unpopularity may not be enough to steer voters away from the Tories.
Published On: Oct 03,2019
According to some polls, the Conservatives are gaining momentum provincially and nationally — but the situation remains volatile in the 905.
Published On: Sep 26,2019
OPINION: Teachers’ unions are making their negotiating demands public. But will the public support them?