Politics in Full Sentences: The Story of Naheed Nenshi’s Purple Army

A great article on the behind-the-scenes of Naheed Nenshi’s improbable but ultimately successful campaign to become the mayor of Calgary (and if you want to get meta, there’s also a behind-the-scenes of how the original behind-the-scenes magazine article was compiled.)

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  1. From Head Tale - Calgary Reconsidered on 30 May 2012 at 9:51 pm

    […] folks.  And the highly educated folks.  And the strong tech folks.  And that’s why Calgary surprised the world by electing Canada’s (and North America’s?) first Muslim mayor of a major […]

  2. From Head Tale - A Tale of Two Cities: Comparing The Most Recent #yqr & #yyc Elections #yqrvotes on 26 Oct 2012 at 10:26 am

    […] has been well-documented, Naheed Nenshi came from a distant third-place in the last couple months of the race by using […]

  3. From Head Tale - T-1: Live Blogging the Election #elxn42 #canpoli #cndpoli on 19 Oct 2015 at 8:20 pm

    […] Watching Nenshi on CTV.  Could he be our Obama? […]

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