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Sun News Network – Conservative Extremism

So I’ve made no bones about my feelings for Stephen Harper, his government and the extremes of conservatism south of the border. I would, perhaps surprisingly, say that conservative policies have a place in all politics. Please note that is … Continue reading

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When Truth Becomes Fiction – Update 2 – We Win!

As many of you may recall, I was more then a little pissed about the Canadian CRTC was considering changing one of the rules governing news organizations that would allow them to freely broadcast lies. You can read the original … Continue reading

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When Truth Becomes Fiction – Updated

In addition to leaving comments at the CRTC site until Feb 9, there is now a petition circulating. If you would take a moment to sign it, I’d appreciate it! Sign here. As many of you know, I am a … Continue reading

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Fox News North

So there are some stories floating around my great white north (you might know it better as Canada) that there are people working on getting a station license to start what appears to be a version of Fox News for … Continue reading

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Canadian Government Systematically Intimidating Women’s Groups

Please refer to this article for more details: http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/article/804414–tories-accused-of-culture-of-intimidation I beginning to think that being conservative in this day and age means being backwards, ignorant, hateful, spiteful and sometimes flat-out harmful. Case in point: A Conservative Senator tells a group … Continue reading

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Stephen Harper – Canada’s Dubya

I take little in the way of pleasure from telling you this story. As a Canadian, I am quite disillusioned by the strength and support of the political right. Keep in mind in my almost 30 years of voting I … Continue reading

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Canada Condoned Torture?

The link to this Globe and Mail article explains the context: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/canada-complicit-in-torture-of-innocent-afghans-diplomat-says/article1369069/ I think I may be sick. I could never have imagined my country capable of this. I could have never foreseen a day when my government would be … Continue reading

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