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Feb 29th, 2008
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CDN Election 2019 POPULAR!
Conservative leader predicts a 'nasty' election campaign in 2019 as if we don't have enough ugly juvenile mudslinging to he... (by Ocean Breeze)
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trudeau doesnt give a **** about indigeneous peoples rights POPULAR!
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2 hours ago by VIBC last post
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Canadians prefer Trump over trudeau
there's still hope for us kids. OTTAWA Despite deep overall disapproval of U.S. President Donald Trump, Canadians prefer Trumps approach to managing the economy and national security over the approach of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, according... (by Locutus)
2 hours ago by VIBC last post
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Trudeau Mania Two is Starting to Fade POPULAR!
With polls sagging, the Trudeau Liberals are stumbling badly on a number of key fronts. Enter Jagmeet Singh, stage left. Evan Solomon ... (by Colpy)
9 hours ago by Hoid last post
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Gun Control is Completely Useless. 16 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)
11 hours ago by Hoid last post
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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)
15 hours ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Alberta election April 16 POPULAR!
Notley decided no time like the present. Will Kenney lead the party or will the courts throw him out? (by Hoid)
15 hours ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Quit picking on the Shiny Pony
The first Liberal leadership debate on Sunday in Vancouver will introduce the public to the nine candidates, even if the number of speakers and limited time might not allow much light to be shed on policy. But as the nine candidates take their places on... (by DaSleeper)
18 hours ago by Twin_Moose last post
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Native Leaders Blast Eco-Colonial White Leftists
... ssman-says Businessman Calvin Helin wants to bring jobs to his impoverished hometown on the Lax Kwalaams... (by Jinentonix)
22 hours ago by spilledthebeer last post
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The Bizarre Case of "Admiral Mark Norman"
Please excuse the lengthy Opening Post set up in a "connect the dots" sequence... From:... (by Ron in Regina)
22 hours ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Half of Canadians Want Refugees Deported
That didn't take long! Half Of Canadians Want Illegal Refugees Deported: Poll | The Daily Caller Well now! (by EagleSmack)
1 day ago by Curious Cdn last post
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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)
1 day ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Trudeau roundly mocked for political, fashion blunders during disaster trip to India POPULAR!
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has been roundly mocked for a series of political, cultural, and fashion blunders during his trip to India. Indian Prime Minister... (by Danbones)
1 day ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Trudeau 'welcomes' ethics probe of alleged PMO interference in SNC-Lavalin case 5 Attachment(s)
IS Justin GUILTY or NOT GUILTY? OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he "welcomes" the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner's newly-announced... (by Danbones)
1 day ago by EagleSmack last post
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Women's Equality Suffering Under Trudeau Regime POPULAR!
Why women's economic equality is lagging under Trudeau - Macleans.ca (by EagleSmack)
1 day ago by Jinentonix last post
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Stephen Harper’s Canada: The Legacy of Tyrants
The real Stephen Harper could finally stand up, unbound and all but unopposed. When he did, there was more than a little of the tyrant on display. Which is not to use that word the way historians do to describe figures like the Roman despot Caligula.... (by Cliffy)
1 day ago by EagleSmack last post
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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 Hoid last post
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do something about plastic POPULAR!
Nine out of 10 respondents to a survey about the impact of plastic waste on the environment say they are concerned or very concerned about the problem, and 82 per cent say they believe that government should be doing more to tackle it. ... (by Hoid)
2 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Abortion POPULAR!
In the news this has been the topic of choice, but how do you guys feel about abortions, I mean, is it the woman's choice or is she murdering a human being? There are a lot of extremes on this one, I know how the politicians feel, but how about Canadians? (by joellewoodruff)
2 days ago by Cliffy last post
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Does our justice system deliver justice
Do you think it's appropriate that our court system is based on an adversarial spectacle; a verbal fight between lawyers - the outcome depending on who won the debate, in the jury's opinion; rather than on a persistent search for the truth? Or sometimes... (by VIBC)
2 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Canadians across Canada are starting to wonder. Is Trudeau mentally Ill? POPULAR!
Videos on youtube & facebook are starting to appear questioning our PMs mental condition. Some people are questioning if Trudeau even cares about Canada, and Normal Canadians as he repeatedly has awarded handouts to everyone else but. How can one man... (by Angstrom)
2 days ago by pgs last post
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New Alliance
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3 days ago by Danbones last post
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Trudeau threatens to sue Scheer over SNC statements
Trudeau threatens Scheer with lawsuit over SNC-Lavalin comments PM's lawyer sent letter to Opposition leader about remarks made concerning the SNC-Lavalin matter Elise von Scheel CBC News Posted: Apr 07, 2019 10:32 AM ET | Last Updated: an hour... (by Colpy)
4 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
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LILLEY: Trudeau plays politics with terrorism
LILLEY: Trudeau plays politics with terrorism Brian Lilley ... (by spaminator)
4 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Ford government admits they can't do what they promised POPULAR!
Ontario minister admits Ford government broke election promise by scrapping basic income project An Ontario minister admits the new government has backtracked on a campaign promise to keep the province's basic income pilot project in place. Social... (by mentalfloss)
4 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Canada Failing to Put Climate Change Plans in Action
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)
4 days ago by Danbones last post
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Latest Federal Polls POPULAR!
Scheer Heh Heh Heh. (by Colpy)
5 days ago by LucasGoodwin last post
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Canada-China Crisis
Death penalty for Canadian escalates China-Canada tensions Now China is exploiting Justin Trudeau's weakness. (by EagleSmack)
5 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Open military to non citizens? 4 Attachment(s) POPULAR!
Canada continues to struggle to recruit people into its armed forces. Why? Rather than answer that question the idea of recruiting non citizens into the forces is gaining some momentum. It works very well and many countries do it and always have. I was... (by Hoid)
6 days ago by Cliffy last post
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Marijuana will be legal in September 2018 POPULAR!
Just in time for school, y'all! And if you don't like the price, you can grow your own. :) Marijuana legalization Bill C-45 officially passes Senate vote, heading for royal assent The Senate has voted to accept the latest version of the... (by mentalfloss)
6 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Andrew Scheer would make the best PM: Poll
Andrew Scheer would make the best PM: Poll Postmedia News ... (by spaminator)
1 week ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Breaking : Cdn news POPULAR!
McCallum out as Canadian ambassador to China after comments on Meng extradition (by Ocean Breeze)
1 week ago by Hoid last post
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No NAFTA ratification
Freeland basically said today that we won't be ratifying NAFTA unless the steel/aluminum tariffs are removed. This is something that I said long ago. There is no... (by Hoid)
1 week ago by pgs last post
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Faith Goldy among 6 Canadians and groups banned from Facebook and Instagram over hate
Faith Goldy among 6 Canadians and groups banned from Facebook and Instagram over hate Canadian Press ... (by spaminator)
1 week ago by spilledthebeer last post
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What will be the policy discussions of the next federal election?
I think the following will probably figure highly on the list of policy debates in the next federal election: 1. The federal debt. 2. Trade. 3. The position of the Attorney General (for example, whether we should separate it from the position of... (by White_Unifier)
1 week ago by EagleSmack last post
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Trudeau's Alleged Groping Incident Won't Go away POPULAR!
From the article... According to various media, the Prime Minister remembers being in Creston for the festival, but doesnt think he had any negative... (by Hoof Hearted)
1 week ago by French Patriot last post
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Laïcité/secularism is the future of religions. Are you pro or con?
Laïcité/secularism is the future of religions. Are you pro or con? Religions are debatably the main cause of war and civil unrest. Religions terrorize each other’s people as well as secular non-religious secular people. The terms inquisitions jihads,... (by French Patriot)
1 week ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Tax Rates
Spending the weekend at friends in Phoenix and we had a discussion last nights about overall taxes. He’d gladly pay more tax. He says Americans spend a massive amount on the military where the average American doesn’t get a direct benefit. Canada spends... (by Cannuck)
1 week ago by pgs last post
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BC to Slash Carbon Emissions 60% by 2040
B.C. government sets greenhouse reduction targets to 60 per cent by 2040 VICTORIABritish Columbias government is counting on businesses, communities and residents to help fight climate change over the coming decades, the provinces environment... (by mentalfloss)
1 week ago by Ocean Breeze last post
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CDN-Economy & Related Factors
StatCan says economy added 67K jobs in January (by Ocean Breeze)
2 weeks ago by pgs last post
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Kenny must resign - Scheer
Events in Alberta unfolding in an avalanche of cow poop. Attempt to blame the Kenny election "team" for the illegalities is going nowhere. (by Hoid)
2 weeks ago by DaSleeper last post
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Should Canada have presumed consent for organ donations?
Should Canada have presumed consent for organ donations? On my license I give the right to use my organs.. (by B00Mer)
2 weeks ago by Jinentonix last post
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Who needs woman??! Especially Canadian phatties 3 Attachment(s)
Get out Judy Wilson Raybould (by Theend)
2 weeks ago by spaminator last post
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Tony Clement out for sexting
Veteran conservative MP Tony (Fake Lake) Clement is stepping down over a sexting scandal where his dick pics were sent to an extortionist rather than a 12 year old girl as he had hoped. ... (by Hoid)
2 weeks ago by coldstream last post
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Replace the Charter!
Canada should replace the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms by the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. I know some will criticize the Covenant as a far-right conservative throuwback; but if you read it, you'll see that it's... (by White_Unifier)