Category Archives: Defeat Harper

The worst: Canada’s economy under the Harper government

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

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UN issues scathing report on human rights in Canada

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

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How Harper Put Canada Massively in the Red

In this excerpt and four previous excerpts from Mel Hurtig’s new book The Arrogant Autocrat: Stephen Harper’s Takeover of Canada I have laid bare the sorry record of the Harper government in its management of our country’s economy and our … Continue reading

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In the shadow of Paul Martin: Can you trust the Liberals?

Here we go again — the Red Book 3.0, yet another build-up of Liberal election promises just like the ones we’ve seen before. Article by Murray Dobbin from rabble.ca

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New report scorches Harper’s record on democracy

Last  week, Voices-Voix, a coalition of 200 groups and 5,000 individuals, issued a new and exhaustive report called Dismantling Democracy. It provides a detailed and frightening account of Harper’s record on democracy. rabble.ca‘s parliamentary reporter Karl Nerenberg summarized the report’s … Continue reading

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Where next the Orange Wave?

Dan Lett’s article in the Winnipeg Free Press. However, should Liberal support crumble, the NDP believes it could also make waves in Winnipeg South Centre and Saint Boniface. Consider that the NDP is very close to nominating Matt Henderson, a … Continue reading

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Harper’s Hyperbole

Harper saved us from a Mad Max wasteland, and other hyperbole Scott Feschuk’s blog at Macleans.ca

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Stephen Harper is “the most vindictive politician I’ve ever met”

Michael Harris addresses the Unifor Regional Council, November 22, 2014. Notes from Michael’s talk:

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TFSA increase favours the wealthy

Amanda Lang interviewed Jonathan Rhys Kesselman on his study on why doubling contribution limits is a bad idea. He was one of the architects of the TFSA. Conservatives try to defend TFSA tax benefits for the rich

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We don’t need a surplus, we need jobs!

David Macdonald with the CCPA explains how the surplus is amazingly artificial. A good brief analysis of the budget. 2015 Budget Analysis at CCPA.

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