This is a guest post from author Ben McKean.
Ben was born in the USA, raised in Canada and now lives in Toronto.
Ben works in media as a writer, journalist and a freelance journalist.
He also serves as a contributor to the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) and the Toronto Star.
He loves to write and teach about politics and society.
He currently lives in the suburbs of Toronto with his wife and two young children.
He has a PhD in political science and a BA in English literature from Queen’s University.