Vince Byfield writes that the UCP risks losing power if it does not let Albertans vote directly on its future.
New polling suggests that Alberta's political landscape may be undergoing a shift.
A large poll conducted exclusively for the Western Standard finds that between 45% and 48% of Albertans would vote for independence.
For me, the charm of this song is its ability to invoke this early history and make it relatable to today.
This is a song that celebrates the West’s spirit of independence and a life-long dedication to the land we love
You must hear this song to understand why it speaks to so many Albertans on a visceral level
We have a strong case to make that Ottawa’s rule is unfair to Westerners and Alberta First Nations alike.
If Wexit continues to grow, the federal Tories have chosen the worst possible time to pivot their attention to Toronto.
If the Americans had a moral imperative to seek their independence over a small tax imposed by others, then most clearly, Westerners have the right, even...
It’s unlikely a real-world Trump will add Alberta and Saskatchewan to make the United States into a 52-state deck of cards. But there’s reasons to wish...