Montreal Simon: Doug Ford: When Ignorance Kills

The thought of Doug Ford as Premier of Ontario fills me with horror and disgust, for there is no telling what that political ape might do to degrade our country, and compromise our future.But the thing I fear the most is what he might do to the province's healthcare system. For although he is promising to create ...

Montreal Simon: The Day the Con Media Exposed Its Shameful Bias

When Doug Ford announced that his campaign bus would not be followed by another one carrying the media, there was a chorus of complaints.But as I wrote the other day, Team Harper is running the Ford campaign.And it seems that the situation is even worse than most had imagined.Read more »

Mind Bending Politics: Refusal To Regulate Regional Autism Centres Has Opened The Door To Lawsuits

  The Minister of Children and Youth Services Michael Coteau has actively refused to bring in regulation of the provinces regional autism centers despite major issues being reported to the government regarding the behaviors of these regional service providers.  I’ve heard significant issues over the past few months with respect to the roll out of ...

Mind Bending Politics: BREAKING: Toronto Sun Could Be In Violation of Ontario’s Election Laws

A leaked document reportedly from the Toronto Sun has emerged.  In the documents handed to independent media organization CANADALAND show a clear ideological advertising strategy geared towards “exposing the Liberal record during the campaign and advocating for change“.  While it is normal for editorial boards to weigh in on the election, this goes far, far beyond ...

Montreal Simon: Doug Ford and the Harper Gang

Well Doug Ford has his bus, he's on the road, and he's now channelling Donald Trump, as only an ape could.And vowing to go after Kathleen Wynne as Trump went after Hillary Clinton. So don't be surprised if the mob he calls the "Ford Nation" starts chanting "lock her up, lock her up," at one of his ...

Montreal Simon: Doug Ford’s Bus and the Road To Ruin

I see that Doug Ford has unveiled his shiny new bus.And a shiny new slogan: "For the People."So he can ride in comfort all over Ontario, giving the people the thumb.While giving the media the finger. Because as you may know, he's not giving them a bus to follow him.So it will be harder to ask ...

BigCityLib Strikes Back: Doug Ford Shouldn’t Let Andrew Lawton Run For PCPO Nomination in London

Andrew Lawton is running for  the Ontario PC party’s nomination in London West.  Doug Ford should not let him. For many reasons, but this one is my favorite.  Back in 2010 Andrew and some buddies wanted to bring alt-right notable Mark Steyn to London (Ontario).  First to the  University of Western Ontario and then, when that ...

Montreal Simon: Why Doug Ford Must Never Become Premier

As you probably know, I honestly believe that Doug Ford is unfit to lead anything, let alone the province of Ontario.And that if that brutish Con clown ever does become Premier, he might bring down the whole country.While making us look like Trumpland North, just smaller and even more ignorant. So the rest of the civilized world can laugh ...

Montreal Simon: The Day The Ontario Cons Ate Themselves Alive

I watched the first debate of the Ontario PC leadership candidates live on Twitter yesterday afternoon at work, instead of watching the tape on TV several hours later when I got home.Which was annoying, since I was occasionally interrupted, and missed parts of it.But as it turns out that wasn't a totally bad thing, because it ...

Impolitical: A note on the 2018 Ontario provincial campaign

Dear Parkdale-High Park Members, Volunteers, Donors & Supporters: It has been my great pleasure to work with and get to know you over the past few years. Over the past 4 years, I’ve worked hard to be the provincial Liberal candidate here in our home riding of Parkdale-High Park for the upcoming provincial election. You ...