Harper’s Debate Strategy: A Smart Move

Stephen Harper has pledged to refrain from participating in the two debates hosted by Canada’s largest broadcasters—CBC, Global, CTV, and Radio-Canada. Outrage directed towards Harper and his Conservatives accu...

Canada Sets “Ambitious” Emission Reduction Goal

After the federal government refused to regulate the oil and gas sector, which is responsible for more of Canada’s emissions than is any other sector of the economy, Canada made “virtually no progress in .“ As...

Liberal Spin on C-51 Makes No Sense

In case you missed it last week, Bill C-51, the anti-terror legislation that would give CSIS equivalent powers to the Gestapo, passed in the House of Commons with a hefty majority. If you're ever on the interne...

Conservative Spin on Liberal Platform

"What do we hear from that side of the House? We hear about new taxes, high debt and the removal of all these benefits we have brought forward for Canadian families. The leader of the Liberal Party is promising...

Goose Bay Councillor Laid Goose Egg

A councillor in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Labrador has been charged under the Canada Elections Act. Reg Bowers served as official agent to Peter Penashue, the Conservative MP for Labrador elected by the hair o...

Prime Minister Harper: Is He in Way Over His Head?

This week in Vancouver, Prime Minister Harper announced that he would not prepare a stimulus package for the fiscal year. He continues to affirm his government’s commitment to eliminating the deficit in order t...

Activist Misses Mark with Misses Harper

The Day of Pink is not an early-hours strip club, but rather an initiative to promote inclusion and prevent bullying. As with every successful social media-based campaign, participation in the Day of Pink requi...