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Harper Watch – August 23 to September 6, 2015


PLEASE NOTE: WE HAVE NOT INCLUDED ARTICLES ON THE SYRIAN REFUGEE CRISIS IN THIS POST BECAUSE WE FELT IT DESERVED A POST OF ITS OWN. PLEASE SEE HARPER WATCH’S  “SPECIAL: CANADA’S SHAME – HARPER’S NON-RESPONSE TO THE REFUGEE CRISIS”   … Continue reading

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Harper Watch – January 1 to 11, 2015


COMMENTARY iPolitics (Michael Harris) – Canada on fast track to a not-so-benign dictatorship True to his word, Stephen Harper has transformed the country, largely by stealth. Canada is now a nation that spies on its friends, guests and citizens. It … Continue reading

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Harper Watch – November 22 to December 2, 2014


COMMENTARY Toronto Star – Stephen Lewis roars once more in takedown of Stephen Harper government: Tim Harper (If you have never heard this man speak, your life is not complete) When he surveys the political scene today, he says he … Continue reading

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Harper Watch, March 6 to March 13, 2014


OPINION, COMMENTARY National Post – Don’t undermine Elections Canada A group of (160) professors explains why the government’s proposed changes to our election laws are a threat to Canada’s democratic traditions Huffington Post Blog – Charlie Angus: “We Were Just … Continue reading

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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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