Despite the horrendous precedent-setting decision, we have an oppotunity here. Clearly, both Mr. Harper and Mr. Dion need to go. The parties have nearly two months to replace them with people who will seek compromise and work together. The best of all options is to see Harper go and give the Conservatives another shot at governing. However, the situation is so fluid that it is impossible to predict the next two months.
In the end, prorogue has given us a cooling off period. Let’s use that pause to really think about our future.