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Liberal leader Justin Trudeau introduces his family using a live video call during his speech at the Liberal Biennial Convention in Montreal, February 20, 2014.
Liberal leader Justin Trudeau introduces his family using a live video call during his speech at the Liberal Biennial Convention in Montreal, February 20, 2014.
(CHRISTINNE MUSCHI/REUTERS)

Three videos that say a lot about Canadian politics

Video is a powerful communication tool in politics (of course, we’ve known that since Kennedy vs. Nixon), and Canadian political parties continue to experiment with how to make use of the form online. With a confluence of new videos, this week provides an interesting moment to look at how politicians and partisans are trying to reach Canadians.