Brian Jean

What a ‘kamikaze’ mission reveals about Jason Kenney

Jason Markusoff: Should the Alberta UCP leader prevail, it’s now fair to wonder where his ruthless impulse to crush will take him as premier

For Jason Kenney and Brian Jean, it’s Alberta versus the world

The would-be leaders of Alberta’s new conservative party envision a province preoccupied with its own interests, powers and identity. Where could they have gotten an idea like that?

Jason Kenney, Brian Jean and the war to define Alberta conservatism

A vote to merge will formally kick off the race to lead Alberta’s United Conservative Party. That’s where things get weird.

Now the fight to lead Alberta’s united right begins

Both Jason Kenney and Brian Jean are eager to challenge each other to be the dismantler-in-chief of the Alberta NDP government

It’s ridiculous to call a carbon tax a sales tax. Here’s why.

A carbon tax is no more a sales tax than income taxes are, writes University of Calgary economist Trevor Tombe

Brian Jean’s Wildrose Party rises from the ashes of Fort McMurray

Emerging from the Fort McMurray fire, Wildrose Leader Brian Jean is determined to prove he is also the new face of conservatism in Alberta

What Fort McMurray really means

Fort McMurray is both the centre of unsolved tensions in Canada and a juicy target for scorn

Brian Jean on Fort McMurray: ‘We can build it better than it was’

The home of the leader of Alberta’s opposition Wildrose Party was razed to the ground. He spoke to Cormac Mac Sweeney about what comes next for his city

The angry, radical right

Why a growing number of extremists are lashing out publicly at Muslim immigrants—and Justin Trudeau

Why Alberta’s Wildrose Party wasn’t being lazy in opposing morning sittings

The Wildrose Party’s opposition to earlier sessions of the Alberta legislature was a PR disaster, but also entirely valid

Not the Brian Jean show: A Q&A with the Wildrose leader

Why Wildrose Leader Brian Jean believes the election proved his party belongs to a movement, not him

What would energy look like under a Wildrose government?

Where Wildrose leader Brian Jean stands on the pace of oil sands development, carbon pricing, and what Alberta should do with its oil wealth