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Harper Watch – April 22 to 30, 2015


COMMENTARY iPolitics – Why the Harper government can’t let Omar Khadr go Stephen Harper’s obsession with Omar Khadr borders on the pathological. He has spent over half a million taxpayer dollars on battling Khadr in court and is about to … 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 – December 3 to 15, 2014


COMMENTARY iPolitics – Christopher Waddell: The Harper government is killing Access to Information — slowly So that’s how you do it. Since its introduction in 1983, both Liberal and Conservative governments — usually supported by federal bureaucrats — have slowly but … Continue reading

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Harper Watch – September 13 to 27, 2014


The House is back and Harper government absurdities and atrocities abound in the latest issue of Harper Watch! Huffington Post – NDP MP’s Facepalm Captures A Nation’s Frustration (This article include a MUST WATCH video clip of this interview.) Conservative … 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, 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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