Politics and its Discontents: Are You Watching the Polls, Mr. Harper?

Oh, how I hope this news shakes up Harper’s arrogant smugness. Recommend this Post

Politics and its Discontents: Fear And Loathing From The Right

The other day I wrote a brief post linking to a site developed by the Conservative party that seeks to sow fear about Thomas Mulcair’s ‘shadow’ cabinet. That campaign of demonization against the most serious threat the Harper regime has faced for sometime is now ramping up, as reported by Tim Harper in his Star ...

Politics and its Discontents: Will I Be Deemed High Risk for Terror, Crime or Immigration Fraud ?

I have a confession to make. Since January of 2010, my wife and I have visited Cuba four times. So what, one might ask? Cuba has always been a popular destination for Canadians seeking some respite from harsh Canadian winters. What harm is there in that? Well, potentially a great deal, if I understand the ...

Politics and its Discontents: What is Mesothelioma? A Question I Am Sure The Harpur Government Well Knows The Answer To

Think of Stephen Harper and his minions when you watch this video. He and his government are directly responsible for cases of this dread disease in developing countries such as India. Please sign this petition urging Prime Minister Harper to stop threatening Michaela Keyserlingk and to stop exporting asbestos. Recommend this Post

Politics and its Discontents: Stephen Harper, John Steward, and Asbestos

An online article in today’s Globe and Mail, written by Gerald Caplan, explores how the Harper government’s retrograde policies have made Canada something of an international pariah. Especially interesting is how the export of asbestos was recently skewered on The Daily Show. Recommend this Post

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CANADIAN POLITICS: SOME LATE LATE NIGHT THOUGHTS ON THE RECENT CANADIAN ELECTION: It’s been decades since I voted in any governmental elections (the associations that I belong to don’t count). Still, like a reformed smoker, I find myself glued to the TV as election results pour in. The recent election results here in Canada were, ...

Molly'sBlog: Molly’sBlog 2011-04-12 11:36:00

CANADIAN POLITICS: STRAIGHT FROM THE OTHER END OF THE HORSE-HARPER QUOTES: To the tune of ‘Those Were The Days’…things the Conservative leader would like forgotten. For the original sources of these quotes see this link. Stephen Harper in his own words Over the years, Stephen Harper has said a number of things that a great ...

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