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Mark Robbins is a PhD student in political science at the University of Toronto and a proud resident of downtown Hamilton. You can follow him on Twitter @RoboRobbins.
Lunchgate: The Small Fry Scandal - Giving council the time off to go buy their own lunches would actually cost the city more than the current practice of paying for lunch and forgoing the break. Published March 13, 2017 in Commentary
President Trump: A Few Thoughts on What it Could Mean for Hamilton - The impact of the Trump presidency will be felt all around the world, including Hamilton. Here are three things to watch for. Published January 23, 2017 in US Politics
Hamilton: A City Divided - Hamilton may never achieve the neat and tidy civic consensus of a place like Ottawa, but this does not excuse the rabble and disunity at the leadership level. Published November 04, 2016 in Commentary