Monthly Archives: January 2014

Harper Watch, January 22 to 29, 2014


iPolitics (Michael Harris) – Big Oil has BFF in Harper, best stay quiet (if you know what’s good for you The battle between Neil Young and Stephen Old is a matter of national importance – yet another swift-boating that comes … Continue reading

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Harper Watch, January 15 to January 22, 2014


TRANSPARENCY? ACCOUNTABILITY?? ‘Parliament should not have to pay for’ information on feds’ spending cuts, says Canada’s Parliamentary Budget Officer Frechette, forced to file access requests on government Attempts by the Parliament Budget Office to use federal freedom of information law … Continue reading

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Harper Watch, January 9 to January 14, 2014


TRAVESTIES: STRIVING FOR MEDIOCRITY CBC – Fifth Estate Documentary – The Silence of the Labs  VIDEO (Shocking, heartbreaking.  If you missed it on TV you can watch it here.) With massive cuts by Ottawa to everything from food inspections to … Continue reading

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Harper Watch, January 1 to January 8, 2014


HuffPost Blog (Ralph Goodale) – A Reality Check on Mr. Harper’s “Achievements” More critically, Mr. Harper’s claims about his economic and fiscal record lapse into the realm of fiction. He boasts about low taxes, but in fact he has increased … Continue reading

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Harper Watch, December 18 to December 31, 2013


HAPPY NEW YEAR! (Canadians may finally be waking up!) CBC News – Federal Conservatives see performance rating plunge in poll Canadians’ unhappiness with the federal government grew dramatically in 2013, judging by the results of a yearly poll released by Nanos Research … Continue reading

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