Max Cameron on the Fair Elections Act
On today’s episode Guilherme Rosales sits down with Dr Max Cameron about Canada's revised Fair Elections Act, and its implications for BC's new elections rules with links to municipal elections. In this interview, Dr Cameron also discusses strategies to bolster elections to keep them transparent, accountable and fair.
Dr Cameron is a Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of British Columbia and Director of the Centre for the Study of Democratic Institutions (CSDI) on campus. He specializes in the comparative politics, democracies, constitutionalism, and political economy of the Latin American sphere.
Guilherme Rosales is a Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs student at the University of British Columbia. He has been a wildland firefighter with the BC Wildfire Service for the past five years, a community organizer coordinating neighbourhood block parties from 2011 to 2015 in the Oakridge neighbourhood area of Vancouver, as well as a labour activist and advocate with CUPE 15 and the BCGEU.