Jonathan Kay

Jonathan Kay, journalist at the Canadian-conservative National Post.

Jonathan Kay is the comments’s page editor and an op-ed columnist for the Canadian-Conservative newspaper National Post. His work has been featured in Commentary magazine, The New York Post, Harper’s, The New Yorker, The New York Times, The Herald Tribune, The Los Angeles Times, The New Republic and Newsweek. In his article “The Conservative Case for a Carbon Tax”, Kay eviscerates Canadian liberal St├ęphane Dion’s “Green Shift” carbon pricing proposition to show how conservatives need to be the primary architects of carbon taxation. A carbon tax along conservative lines means a smaller government, a society less dependent on Saudi and Venezuelan oil, and a more socially humane and family-friendly society.

A conservative look at the question of carbon-based revernue