Canadian Politics


This is where we get down to business and talk about Canadian Politics. As with all discussions, we'd like to remind you to keep it clean and completely refrain from making any personal attacks against any participant in debates and discussions. Anything political and Canadian belongs here. International matters can be discussion in the International Politics forum. We discuss national politics and Canada's place in the world.
Views: 290,978
Feb 29th, 2008
5 hours ago by Hoid last post
49 Views
5
Fascism on the rise in Kanata
This was Parliament Hill this morning. Those people in camo... (by Cliffy)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
276,194 Views
10,448
Gun Control is Completely Useless. 13 Attachment(s)
Okay folks, I went crazy. I got thinking about the insistence of the anti-gun folks that we don't want to be like the AMERICANS, with no gun control, and blood running in the streets! I had read that murder was so high in American ghettoes that it... (by Colpy)
8 hours ago by Twin_Moose last post
713 Views
59
CDN Election 2019
Conservative leader predicts a 'nasty' election campaign in 2019 as if we don't have enough ugly juvenile mudslinging to he... (by Ocean Breeze)
9 hours ago by Serryah last post
393 Views
9
Justin Trudeau honoured by Tsuut'ina First Nation as 'the one that keeps trying'
Justin Trudeau honoured by Tsuut'ina First Nation as 'the one that keeps trying' Prime Minister Justin Trudeau... (by mentalfloss)
9 hours ago by swayel last post
1,964 Views
22
The Indian Trust Fund 1 Attachment(s)
I do wish my non native friends here in canada had been taught this..instead of always... (by Cliffy)
13 hours ago by spilledthebeer last post
5,559 Views
376
Trudeau. Is he an idiot or what? POPULAR!
So, basically, aside from doling out billions of dollars and tearful apologies, Trudeau has now decided that what we need is to integrate Isis fighters into our immigration system so that can make them inclusive and they won't want to cut off heads or... (by Retired_Can_Soldier)
1 day ago by MHz last post
2,860 Views
15
Should Canada help US attack Iraq?
In my opinion Canada has no right to join America in attacking Iraq. America gives the reason of the potential of Saddam using or giving away his few remaining bio or chem weapons. This coupled with the absolute lack of proof of any Iraqi involvement in... (by czardogs)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,912 Views
15
Bowling for columbine (Split topic)
Bowling for Columbine. It answers many of the questions and statements made in this thread. Powerful and to the point. I am sure many of the intelligent posters here have already seen it, but if you have not, its worth the money to see in the... (by czardogs)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,421 Views
3
** LONG POST ** US Conspiracy Theories
Top Ten Conspiracy Theories of 2002 By Mike Ward, PopMatters January 2, 2003 For about thirty minutes after his chief of staff told him that America was under attack, George W. Bush continued to sit in an elementary school classroom listening to a... (by Andem)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,460 Views
10
Screwed by our American friends once again.
With Dubya that moron of the south pandering for support for his illegal war comes the news that they are going to once again screw their closest neighbor and soon to be former ally. U.S. Congress threatens to double softwood duty with a file... (by czardogs)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,721 Views
13
2003.... Canada will decriminalize pot
I was talking to a police officer the other day on the street, and according to him, the decriminalization of marijuana is inevitable.. His police station is even now going easier on and avoiding arresting people with the posession of a small amount... (by Vincent_2002)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
3,224 Views
14
Voting Day!
With all these "official" polls being released lately by sketchy organizations lets see what the forum users here have to say. If you had to vote today, which Federal Party would you vote for and why? (by czardogs)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
4,885 Views
11
Kyoto Protocol
Yes or no? (by MsMelis)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
3,008 Views
4
Democracy
Democracy has never existed in Canada. It's a mental state of mind Canadians have from being able to vote. But the person voted into power never actually has true power. Canada's head of state has that power. The queen. Upon completion of obtaining... (by Andem)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,642 Views
3
Paul Martin = Liberal Fool!
PAUL MARTIN'S CAREER WILL DIE!! (by Vincent_2002)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
4,044 Views
2
How Little Do Americans Know About Their Northern Neighbors?
Canada Camera How Little Do Americans Know About Their Northern Neighbors? W A S H I N G T O N, July 31 If you're an American, think twice if a man comes up to you on the street and asks, "Do you have a minute for Canadian television?" ... (by Cyberm4n)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,672 Views
1
btw, vincent_2002, you need help
Spamming these forums! (by SumOfAllFears)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
4,385 Views
17
The other political parties.
:D Reading many of these posts there is a general distaste of the current parties and politicians. Well there are other choices for Canadians, many actually. Two to watch and maybe support? are www.canadianactionparty.ca and ... (by czardogs)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,822 Views
4
Ottawa Poised to become Big Brother
By OLIVER MOORE Globe and Mail Update Ottawa's proposal to force companies that provide on-line access to let police spy on their customers' Web and e-mail activities has Internet-industry observers concerned. A 21-page paper prepared by the... (by Bob Carrick)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
3,924 Views
5
CANADA IS NEWEST MEMBER OF U.S. ENEMIES LIST
On Native Ground CANADA IS NEWEST MEMBER OF U.S. ENEMIES LIST by Randolph T. Holhut American Reporter Correspondent Dummerston, Vt. DUMMERSTON, Vt. - The U.S. tends to take Canada for granted, at least until Canada acts in a way that reminds... (by Anonymous)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,651 Views
3
Two Live Interviews on lawful Access Proposal
Both Tomorrow and live (Wednesday Sept 4). First - Canada AM Television news program on CTV Approx 7:45 am EST. This was supposed to be a Panel discussion with myself and a rep from the Justice Dept, who had to back out last minute so now it's just me.... (by Bob Carrick)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,806 Views
8
Arafat calls on Canada for help
Arafat calls on Canada for help Pressure U.S. to end Israeli occupation, Palestinian chief asks JERUSALEM (AP-CP-Reuters) Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat is urging Canada to pressure the United States to bring about an end to the Israeli... (by Cyberm4n)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
3,125 Views
7
Replacement for Indian Act introduced
Natives face strict code in tougher Indian Act By ALLAN WOODS Globe and Mail Update Legislation introduced in the House of Commons that overhauls the 126-year-old Indian Act will give native bands the "modern tools necessary to build a... (by Cyberm4n)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
3,173 Views
2
Go Paul Martin, Go!
Show them some of their own medecine. Fight back and get back at thes liberals idiots and your foe Jean Cretien! (by Cyberm4n)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
3,099 Views
4
Constitution and Charter of Rights.
Nothing in Canada will be right.. Everything is a priviledge, therefore, those breaking the law and sent to prison will not have certain rights. Ultimately, the people of Canada abiding by the laws and regulations of it's country will be rewarded. This... (by Andem)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,962 Views
7
Why you them help?
Why you help them american. They kill me. friends of me dying they did wrong not at all. stop madness please (by Imran)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,702 Views
2
Changes to the country
Seperatism on any part from the new Canadas will not be tolerated. Any province attempting to do such, will be taken over by the Canadian Confederate Troops and re-structuring of that province will begin. The province will be made more efficient, give the... (by canada)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,600 Views
8
Proposal on "Lawful Access", turning your ISP in t
Ive been asked over the last day or so by a few people / organizations to put together my thoughts on the Governments proposal on Lawful Access and have been asked to maybe take those thoughts to the Government. So Im starting with my thoughts, a... (by Bob Carrick)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
4,464 Views
27
Cultural Reform
Shmad. To evenly phased Quebec into Canadian culture, french will be phased out.. Not made illegal. This is irrational. Over a 7-10 year period, it will be an english speaking region. (by Andem)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
3,968 Views
1
NOTICE! This is completely hypothetical
This forum is just hypothetical ideas IF Canada were to reform it's government. None of us are stupid enough to think Canada would even be able to make a military attack on one town, let alone the whole Northern United States. These are merely ideas on... (by Andem)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,432 Views
3
I WILL TAKE OVER NORTH AMERICAS!!!
I will take over north americas single handedly because I am the god of HELL FIRE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! (by Imran)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,138 Views
4
What about Canada's relations with Australia?
What about Canada's relations with Australia and other friendly countries? (by Lakeland)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
3,437 Views
3
Ontario government to hold onto 51% of hydro one
Ontario to retain control of Hydro One By RICHARD MACKIE Globe and Mail Update Toronto The Ontario government will retain control of Hydro One, Premier Ernie Eves announced Wednesday in reversing one of the major policies of former premier Mike... (by SumOfAllFears)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,534 Views
3
What do you think about the latest liberal tactics?
PM faces angry caucus critics Some MPs tell Chr?tien he should consider quitting By Les Whittington and Allan Thompson Ottawa Bureau OTTAWA Ñ Liberal backbenchers angrily confronted Jean Chr?tien yesterday over his firing of former finance... (by Cyberm4n)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
3,045 Views
2
DSL in Toronto
Are there ANY alternatives to Sympatico for DSL in the Toronto area? Please help :roll: (by Anonymous)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
2,677 Views
2
Public policy and Liberal Party machinations
Thursday, June 13, 2002 Page A17 Jean Chrétien, in proposing new ethical guidelines for his government, dealt with what was urgent more than with what is important. Or, to put matters differently, what was important to him became urgent; what is... (by Cyberm4n)
1 day ago by JamesBondo last post
5,632 Views
90
What I would like to see in Canada
How would you feel if we in Canada... - Ended all aboriginal government departments and cancelled all treaties, and use the military to deal with the riots Reagan style - Ended all permanent welfare for those capable of working (only the severely... (by gordongekko)
1 day ago by spilledthebeer last post
25,158 Views
1,801
Trickle of Illegal Immigrants into Canada Could Become Deluge in the Spring
There it is. The trickle of refugees fleeing the U.S. to Canada could become a deluge in the spring ... (by EagleSmack)
1 day ago by spilledthebeer last post
1,803 Views
58
Trudeau “proud to be a feminist”; against misogyny in gaming/Gamergate
Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau says he is "proud to be a feminist" There seems to be a lot of anger, Pelletier asked, not just at women, but at feminism and feminists. Would you describe yourself as a feminist? Yes. Yes, I am a... (by mentalfloss)
2 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
997 Views
160
GM Closing Down Ontario Plant POPULAR!
I guess this is one more reason not to buy a GM product. General Motors to shut down Oshawa plant in global restructuring (by Bar Sinister)
2 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
9,120 Views
835
Canada Failing to Put Climate Change Plans in Action POPULAR!
Federal government failing to put climate plan into action, environmental watchdog finds - Politics - CBC News Well is anyone really shocked? It's simply not a big deal. (by EagleSmack)
3 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
3,247 Views
264
Trudeau Begs the U.S to Tighten it's Immigration Laws POPULAR!
Canada wants US to better enforce immigration laws to help combat the Canadian refugee problem Canadian... (by EagleSmack)
3 days ago by Twin_Moose last post
1,082 Views
86
Scott Moe is Saskatchewan's New Premier.
We voted for Koch after hard deliberation with Moe as second choice over Tina Beaudry Mellor. Those three are hardcore anti-carbon tax. With the lowest debt and back in black come spring we don't need to be scammed like BC AB or Ontario. ... (by petros)
3 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
62 Views
2
No Privacy with a Liberal Government...
Copy of an email I received today ... (by DaSleeper)
3 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
11,920 Views
1,429
Trans Mountain ‘pipeline is going to get built’: Trudeau dismisses B.C.’s bitumen ban 8 Attachment(s)
Trans Mountain pipeline is going to get built: Trudeau dismisses B.C.s bitumen ban EDMONTON Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the Kinder Morgan oil pipeline expansion will happen despite British Columbias latest attempt to hinder the project. ... (by mentalfloss)