Ever wondered if the whole Father Knows Best sweater vest persona Harper puts on is just a show to appeal to his social conservative base? Well wonder no more! Ladies it turns out he really isn't that into you. The government of Prime Minister David Cameron believes the succession laws are antiquated and should be modernized, but they need the agreement of Commonwealth countries who … [Read more...] about Harper Knows Best
Stephen 'we aren't in election mode' Harper's attack ads on Liberal leader Michael Ignatieff takes various quotes with no context in order to paint him as someone with no love for Canada and apparently by extension no right to govern. Now I'm neither a Liberal nor a great supporter of Ignatieff, however, if this is the litmus test for leadership let's see how Harper does when hoisted on his own … [Read more...] about Stephen Harper – He’s Not In It For You!
Since Canada’s Conservative Government took power in 2006, significant budget cuts have been made to Canadian gender equality, political justice, social policy and research programs including the virtual elimination of a Canadian government department devoted to Women’s equality and women’s issues. 2011 Federal Conservative Government Cuts (to date) Canadian Teachers' Federation's … [Read more...] about “We’re in safe hands with Stephen Harper” and other Conservative lies
On the face of it Harpers' decision to interfer with the CRTC's decision on UBB may seem like a cause for celebration, after all even a stopped clock is right twice a day. However, let us be mindful that this is a man who does nothing that does not benefit himself. So in what way does this benefit Harper? First despite claims to the contrary Harper et al have been campaigning for months now yet … [Read more...] about Harper V CRTC
Tony Clement says government won't budge despite criticism from radicals like statisticians, religious groups, governments...... Ever since the move was announced in late June, statisticians, researchers, academics, municipalities, religious groups and others have decried the move, arguing it will result in skewed and unreliable data. In an interview with CBC Radio's The House, Clement says … [Read more...] about All the Lurkers Love Me!
This Mother's Day I want to give a gift to my daughters, the gift of a voice. Throughout history those who seek to reign despotically first seek to silence and disenfranchise the women, this current PM scrabbling after a majority like a junkie jonesing for a fix is no different. He started by all but completely destroying SWC and has continued to show disdain for women with quotes about … [Read more...] about Happy Mother’s Day