L’espoir des autres

The hope of others Originally written in French. The guest professor at the Université de Montréal’s 2013 Political Science Summer School and I shared a common experience in our early twenties that would leave a lasting impression. We had respectively fallen deep into of American politics as we witnessed the meteoric rise of a charismatic […]

Faire l’histoire

Making History Originally written in French. In a book that has just been published, two reformers of the American justice system make the case for “gradualism”, an approach to public policy that supports more modest policies deployed in stages to bring about significant changes in society. Can we afford the gradualist approach to mental health […]