Made in Alberta: The Ray Martin Story

Made in Alberta: The Ray Martin Story is John's first book, published in September of 2018. It was a non-fiction best-seller in Edmonton. You can learn more about the book here. You can buy the book here

 

Made in Alberta: 2015

I'm writing a second book, and hope to publish in May 2022. You can learn more about the project here.  

 

Political Writing

August 6, 2014:  GUEST POST: WHEN YOU TALK TO ‘MIDDLE ALBERTA,’ NDP LEADERSHIP CANDIDATES, TALK ABOUT MONEY!

December 30, 2014: 

GUEST POST: ALBERTA’S NDP CAN MAKE THE WILDROSE COLLAPSE WORK FOR THEM, BUT IT’LL BE HARD WORK

January 12, 2017:

GUEST POST: FIVE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ALBERTA’S LATEST ELECTORAL BOUNDARIES COMMISSION

October 27, 2017:
GUEST POST: TALES FROM THE ANNALS OF INEVITABLE RIGHT-WING POLITICAL VICTORIES IN WESTERN CANADA

April 30, 2019:

GUEST POST: WHY ALBERTA’S NDP WILL BE LIVING DANGEROUSLY FOR THE NEXT FOUR YEARS

September 15, 2019
GUEST POST BY JOHN ASHTON: NEW APPROACHES ESSENTIAL TO COUNTER JASON KENNEY’S PLANNED WAR ON LABOUR

May 25, 2020:
GUEST POST BY JOHN ASHTON: DON’T LET INNER CITY WARD 7’S NEEDS BE FORGOTTEN IN EDMONTON’S NEW WARD MAP

July 28, 2020
BILL 32 AND ALBERTA'S UNIONS: WHAT'S NEXT

December 3, 2020

Is Jason Kenney’s popularity sinking? Maybe, but here's why it might not matter come election time

 

Sand & Gravel Industry Writing

July 28, 2017

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December 4, 2019

One More Load: Dealing with detrimental delays

April 29, 2020

One More Load: ASGA’S Permitting Delay Report

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