"Maharaj…speaks with an eloquence the Liberal Party
hasn't heard since Pierre Trudeau's day."
"He's bright, fluently bilingual... with an up-by-the-bootstraps story that parallels US Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama's."
The Globe and Mail
"[Akaash is] polished, bilingual…the old Oxford
debater has become arguably the best public speaker in Liberal ranks…he's
The National Post
"Maharaj…is eloquent and attractive, with a commitment to
advancing the public good."
"Maharaj is committed to Liberal accountability…he
is both a liberal and a Liberal…he wants to...change the culture of the party and make it more open."
The Whitehorse Star
"Maharaj wants to see Canadians become more involved,
contributing their ideas and holding the government to account."
The Halifax Chronicle-Herald
Akaash is "one of the finest minds in the party
and is considered by many as one of the most articulate political
activists in the country"
"The election next month of Akaash Maharaj would
be a historic breakthrough in Canadian politics."
"Maharaj [is] erudite."
"Maharaj is a practical idealist: a person with
principles and the skills to get things done."
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