Frontier Centre’s VP Engagement & Development David Leis was interviewed by Great.com about the role of think tanks. Bad policies need calling out because bad policy choices turn into bad ideas. Bad ideas are hard to kill and can have serious consequences. The need to address bad policies by lawmakers is exactly why think tanks exist.
The Frontier Centre is a think tank, that rejects government funding and encourages exploring sensitive issues. They consist of publicly funded research groups that dive deeper into the policies the Canadian government enacts. You can listen here (14 minutes).