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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 – July 13 to August 22, 2015


COMMENTARY National Post – John Robson: I can’t vote for the Harper Conservatives. I just can’t Elections are such infuriating spectacles that sometimes one doesn’t know which obscenity to utter first. But I’ve decided to aim my initial outburst at the … Continue reading

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Harper Watch – March 17 to 25, 2015


FOSTERING FEAR AND DIVISION Huff Post – Canadian Bar Association Denounces Anti-Terror Bill The Conservative government’s anti-terrorism bill contains “ill-considered” measures that will deprive Canadians of liberties without increasing their safety, the Canadian Bar Association says. The bar association objects … Continue reading

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Harper Watch – February 15 to 24, 2015


THE ANTI TERROR ACT – IS IT “PUBLIC SECURITY” OR THE ROAD TO FASCISM? Times Colonist – Amid security debate, former PMs call for better intelligence accountability Four former prime ministers and several retired Supreme Court members are among almost two … Continue reading

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Harper Watch – February 1 to 14, 2015


SPECIAL FEATURE  Huffington Post – Rick Mercer: Harper Government Makes Injured Veteran Prove His Legs Haven’t Grown Back (VIDEO) Huffington Post – Paul Franklin: Each Year, Veterans Affairs Makes Me Prove I Lost My Legs In regards to Rick Mercer’s … Continue reading

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Harper Watch, July 1 to July 18, 2014


COMMENTARY The Star – Mainstay of Canada’s literacy movement topples: Goar A sad farewell note is all that remains of Copian. It closed its doors quietly after 25 years at the nucleus of Canada’s community literacy network, leaving behind this online message: “We’re … Continue reading

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Harper Watch – August 2013


WHY IS THE MEDIA NOT MAKING MORE OF THIS STORY? Huff Post (Athia Raj) – Peter MacKay Misleading Canadians By Saying Trudeau Broke Law, Professor Says A law professor has accused Justice Minister Peter MacKay of misleading the public by … Continue reading

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