Author Archives: BillReid
Listen to the Harperman song. Join the Raging Grannies for a cross Canada singalong September 17, 2015 noon, front steps of the Manitoba Provincial Legislature.
The Tyee’s full, updated list of 70 Harper government assaults on democracy and the law.
It’s hard to believe that, four years ago tomorrow, our friend Jack Layton passed away. I say hard to believe because he still seems very present to me. Posted by Rick Smith of The Broadbent Institute Jack Layton Funeral – Stephen Page … Continue reading
New York Times article. Reprinted in the Winnipeg Free Press.
If a narrow obsession with the “economy” diverts campaigns’ focus away from Harper’s record on files such as refugee health and the suppression of science that will be both tragedy and travesty. Great article from rabble.ca. My thoughts exactly after … Continue reading
This statistical review confirms that it is far-fetched to suggest that Canada’s economy has been well-managed during the Harper government’s time in office. To the contrary, there is no other time in Canada’s post-war economic history in which Canada’s economy … Continue reading
Just a few of the articles on Canada’s dismal approach to human rights: UN issues scathing report on human rights in Canada UN Report On Canada’s Human Rights Record A ‘Wake-Up Call’ UN human rights report shows that Canada is … Continue reading