Colin Horgan

Colin Horgan / @cfhorgan

Writer and journalist 

Colin Horgan is a writer and journalist in Toronto, a frequent contributor to Maclean's and the Guardian, and a former speechwriter for Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party of Canada.

Most Recent Posts


Enter the online regulation era

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November 10, 2017

As Canada’s recent launch of a Facebook-led ‘election integrity’ initiative shows, governments remain more comfortable leaving digital policing to tech companies. Still, as Colin Horgan writes, they are wading in.


The Macron Experiment

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September 8, 2017

Emmanuel Macron’s popularity is falling, but don’t let that fool you — the real story is his En Marche! party. As Colin Horgan details, its development as a new kind of political party means Macron’s trajectory as France’s president will be full of surprises, if not promise.