Daily Archives: April 2, 2014

Metaphor as Argument

by | April 2, 2014

Patrick Daly’s article, “Catholic schools woven into Ontario’s fabric,” in response to Ken Durkacz’ opinion piece, “One school system will benefit all,” is a blatant case of special pleading.  Daly’s use of metaphor to claim that Catholic schools are an important part of “Ontario’s fabric” is spurious. If Ontario can be compared to a patchwork… Read more »