the disgruntled democrat: Desperate Times Require Desperate Measures: Canada’s Old Stock Political Parties Fan the Flames of Prejudice With Canada’s Old Stock Voters

Pretty pathetic if you ask me.  During the longest campaign in living memory, suddenly the question of a Muslim woman wearing the niqab (a partial veil that covers the face but not the eyes) is front and center during the 2015 Canadian General Election.  WTF? Recently, a Canadian tribunal overturned the requirement that a woman could

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the disgruntled democrat: It Took A Photo of a Child Washed Up on a Beach To Get Canada’s Poltical Class To Shut the Fuck Up About the Economy

Last week’s electoral campaign in Canada took a turn from the banal to matters of importance.  Early in the week, we learned that the Canadian economy had contracted for two consecutive quarters, and, as a result, the Canadian economy is by definition in a recession, albeit a mild one.  Because the official

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