Canadian Politics


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Apr 13th, 2017 by tay last post
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Feminist In Chief Has No Women on Womens Issue Scrum
The Federal Standing Committee on Finance will hear from a variety of speakers about economic disparities, including gender inequality, today in Charlottetown. The only problem? The committee doesnt have any female members present. Jenny Wright,... (by tay)
Apr 13th, 2017 by MHz last post
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Tory scientists begin thawing cryogenically frozen John Diefenbaker for late leadersh
Tory scientists begin thawing cryogenically frozen John Diefenbaker for late leadership run CARP, ON – Deep inside the Diefenbunker, Conservative scientists have... (by B00Mer)
Apr 12th, 2017 by personal touch last post
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Using the Hitler analogy s in politics
How times change as wisdom is gathered I believe using Hitler references and comparisons in the game of politics has some psychological undertones of maturity ,so I am always amazed when people in powerful positions drop even a he name I can easily... (by personal touch)
Apr 12th, 2017 by petros last post
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Poll confirms Canadians unmoved by media spin on “fake” refugees
Have you heard that even a "super-majority" of Liberal and NDP voters want security at the border dealt with over helping fake refugees enter the country? Probably not, doesn't fit the narrative. A new poll confirms Canadians see a real... (by Locutus)
Apr 11th, 2017 by MHz last post
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Justine Treadeau cares more for Syrian children than he does for Native children.
Sad but true. Still waiting for a reply, sent Feb.18/17. Shows how much they don't care and all they are is lip service. Subject: Re:ply to the Correspondence from the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada From: Wayne Gabler... (by MHz)
Apr 11th, 2017 by darkbeaver last post
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Bank of Canada unveils new $10 bill for Canada's 150th birthday
Bank of Canada unveils new $10 bill for Canada's 150th birthday Theres a new bill on the block, thanks to the Bank of Canada (BoC). Beginning June 1, a new $10... (by B00Mer)
Apr 9th, 2017 by gerryh last post
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Vote Kellie Leitch for CPC Leader! As long as you’re not one of those people.
Vote Kellie Leitch for CPC Leader! As long as youre not one of those people. j8fHmrxjrvc Glad she doesn't have a snow balls chance in hell to be the leader of the PC's source (by B00Mer)
Apr 8th, 2017 by bobnoorduyn last post
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The Cushy Connections Between The Walrus And The LPC
The time has come, The Walrus said, for talk of sunny ways. A series of connections between the Liberal Party of Canada and the Walrus Foundation over the past two years may be affecting the standards and thrust of the journalism at the charitys... (by Locutus)
Apr 7th, 2017 by tay last post
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Next Year Students cant claim school books on their tax return?
Wtf??? Why would the Liberal government remove the option for students to claim their school textbooks on next years income tax return? Whats the big deal? So if your in Ontario now and your in a family that makes less than $50,000 is this the... (by Johnnny)
Apr 6th, 2017 by Jinentonix last post
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Maclean's: Justin Trudeau takes questions—all of them
Justin Trudeau takes questionsall of them Good for the prime minister for taking questions from every MP who had one in Question Period on Wednesday. He has proposed a single weekly PMs Questions during which hed be the only person to take questions... (by mentalfloss)
Apr 5th, 2017 by Mowich last post
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4.8 Million in Bonuses to Phoenix Executives
Nothing like rewarding those fail to accomplish their given task which in this case was to ensure public employees received their proper salaries. Yet while hundreds of Federal government employees are still waiting for their paychecks or were overpaid... (by Mowich)
Apr 5th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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I 'beat up Justin Trudeau': Matthew Perry
I 'beat up Justin Trudeau': Matthew Perry By ... (by spaminator)
Apr 5th, 2017 by DaSleeper last post
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Weapons of Mass Instruction
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Apr 4th, 2017 by personal touch last post
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Police investigate Denis Coderre over $25,000 cheque he denied receiving when he was
His prostate made him do it. Quebec’s anti-corruption police force and the RCMP are looking into a $25,000 cheque that was given to Denis Coderre by a Laval businessman in 2012 while he was a federal MP, before he became mayor of Montreal, the... (by Locutus)
Apr 3rd, 2017 by petros last post
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Conservative Leader criticized for speaking at event organized by men-only club
Conservative Leader Patrick Brown criticized for speaking at event organized by men-only club Ontarios minister for the status of women is taking Progressive Conservative Leader Patrick Brown to task for appearing in a luncheon speaker series arranged... (by mentalfloss)
Apr 2nd, 2017 by Danbones last post
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Ontario students barred from computer lab turned mosque
The fight goes on against the Peel School Districts submission to and over-accommodation of Muslim religious... (by DaSleeper)
Apr 2nd, 2017 by Curious Cdn last post
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Stephen Harper Jumps Back Into Politics To Run For Tory Leader
Stephen Harper Jumps Back Into Politics To Run For Tory Leader CALGARY - Former prime minister Stephen Harper has shocked the Canadian political world and announced he is seeking to lead the Conservative party again. In a press release early... (by mentalfloss)
Apr 1st, 2017 by Danbones last post
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Liberals want to change the rules in the House of Commons
They want to limit Justin Trudeau's required appearances in the House to once a week. That's the way the Brits do it. But, Lawrence Martin writes (link is external), that won't wash here: The optics on accountability are dreadful. That the Liberals... (by tay)
Apr 1st, 2017 by Jinentonix last post
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Wynne’s approval rating sinks to 12 per cent – an all-time low
Orville Redenbacher is dead 'nuff said. (by Locutus)
Mar 30th, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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Trogdolytes, bigots and Luddites are poised to win.
We must bring back proportional representation! Conservative lead in national poll shows need to change voting system Kevin O'Leary promises to punish provinces that levy carbon taxes or, in other unspecified ways, do not go along with his... (by Locutus)
Mar 30th, 2017 by Curious Cdn last post
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Trudeau government revoking citizenship at much higher rate than Conservatives
The Trudeau government used powers granted by the Harper government's controversial citizenship law to make 184 revocation decisions without legal hearings between November 2015 and the end of August. About 90 per cent of the decisions resulted in a... (by Jinentonix)
Mar 30th, 2017 by mentalfloss last post
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Canadian Oilsands company buys out foreign energy company and shares go down
Cenovus shares fall in wake of $17.7B oilsands purchase Shares in Cenovus Energy were down 11 per cent shortly after markets opened Thursday following its announcement to acquire Canadian assets belonging to Houston-based ConocoPhillips. Under the... (by mentalfloss)
Mar 29th, 2017 by personal touch last post
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JK new Alberta Conservative Party leader
What a cakewalk for Mr.Jason Kenney,home run like he never had to hit the ball Rumour has it the Wildrosehas all the money and the Conservatives want it I can't wait to see what is going to go down,crazy on crazy (by personal touch)
Mar 29th, 2017 by White_Unifier last post
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Gun Control Freaks are Liars
The CBC especially. 1 child or youth injured by gunfire nearly every day in Ontario, pediatricians find About 75% of firearm injuries are unintentional or accidental A child or youth is injured by gunfire in Ontario almost... (by Colpy)
Mar 29th, 2017 by Johnnny last post
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British Columbians Saddled With $40 Million Clean-Up Bill
as Imperial Metals Escapes Criminal Charges British Columbian taxpayers will be on the hook for... (by Cliffy)
Mar 29th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Canadian G20 cop convicted for human rights violation
Good. 'This aint Canada right now: G20 police violated Charter rights, court rules In a decision being hailed as a victory for civil liberties, the Court of Appeal has ruled that a group of G20 demonstrators who were prevented from approaching... (by mentalfloss)
Mar 28th, 2017 by Durry last post
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Liberal Scum Untrustworthy!! A revelation!
The 18 months of the Trudeau government have been an education in cynicism. Every time you think you have plumbed the depths, every time you believe you have pierced the many veils of their duplicity, you are delighted to discover still another con... (by Colpy)
Mar 28th, 2017 by lone wolf last post
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Why does Trudeau dawdle when benefits of Cannabis control go to the evil side? POPULAR!
Why does Trudeau dawdle when benefits of Cannabis control go to the evil side? I think it insane not to turn the injustice of prohibition to the justice of control of Cannabis. Canadians deserve it. If I had Trudeau’s ear, I would ask him to... (by French Patriot)
Mar 28th, 2017 by TenPenny last post
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Most Canadians get timely medical treatment: report
Most Canadians get timely medical treatment: report A new report suggests three out of four Canadians are getting treated within recommended time frames when it comes to certain priority procedures. However, the numbers also show regional differences,... (by mentalfloss)
Mar 28th, 2017 by Curious Cdn last post
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Leah McLaren's Globe and Mail column about trying to 'breastfeed' Michael Chong's son
Leah McLaren's Globe and Mail column about trying to 'breastfeed' Michael Chong's son deemed 'odd' by Conservative leadership candidate POSTMEDIA NETWORK First posted: ... (by spaminator)
Mar 26th, 2017 by tay last post
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Eli Lilly is suing Canadians for $500 mil cause it didn't make enough profit
On what basis is an American corporation suing us for such an outrageous sum you ask? The $4.3 billion dollars Eli Lilly earned in profit in 2011 was not enough for the pharmaceutical giant. Under the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), a... (by tay)
Mar 26th, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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The Canadian Constitution fiscal-stability clause.
It could be quite simple really, that for the Government of Canada to borrow or for the Bank of Canada to print money, they would need the approval of the legislatures of each province. If it's a national emergency or something else of the sort, then... (by White_Unifier)
Mar 25th, 2017 by Cliffy last post
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Financial Post: Canada’s economy blows away forecasts
Like I said. Nothing to worry about. Canada’s economy blows away forecasts OTTAWA — The Canadian economy outperformed expectations in the final three months of 2016 by generating growth at an annual rate of 2.6 per cent. Statistics... (by mentalfloss)
Mar 25th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Feds spending tens of thousands of dollars on TVs, MP says
Feds spending tens of thousands of dollars on TVs, MP says | Canada | News | Tor (by spaminator)
Mar 24th, 2017 by bill barilko last post
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Macleans Author Resigns Over Quebec Statements
Andrew Potter said in a social media post Thursday his resignation as director of the Institute for the Study of Canada was effective ... (by Hoof Hearted)
Mar 24th, 2017 by gerryh last post
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Anti-Muslim protesters shout ‘hateful’ rhetoric at Toronto-area school board meeting
And they were all baby boomers. Anti-Muslim protesters shout hateful rhetoric at Toronto-area school board meeting J.P. MOCZULSKI/The Globe and Mail Police intervened at a Toronto-area school board meeting on Wednesday evening after... (by mentalfloss)
Mar 24th, 2017 by mentalfloss last post
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The Official Federal Budget 2017 Thread
7 things to watch for in today's federal budget Finance Minister Bill Morneau's second federal budget isn't expected to match last year's big-ticket spending commitments. The big Liberal moves for the middle class rolled out for 2016. The 12-year... (by mentalfloss)
Mar 23rd, 2017 by petros last post
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The Official 'Contempt for Saskatchewan' Thread
Brad Brad, he's our man. :lol: Saskatchewan budget coming with tax increases REGINA The Saskatchewan government is about to unveil a deficit budget with tax increases. The province is facing about a $1.3 billion deficit and Premier Brad Wall... (by mentalfloss)
Mar 23rd, 2017 by Durry last post
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Do you, a free person, see Muslim females as slaves?
Do you, a free person, see Muslim females as slaves? In the more right wing of Islam, females are what I would call slaves. I am prompted to think in that term because if I were a Muslim man living under Sharia, I can buy myself a few child brides.... (by French Patriot)
Mar 22nd, 2017 by IdRatherBeSkiing last post
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Ontario set for first cap-and-trade auction to reduce carbon emissions
Ontario set for first cap-and-trade auction Ontarios cap-and-trade system aimed at lowering greenhouse gas emissions begins in earnest Wednesday with its first auction, which other provinces said they will be watching closely as they consider their... (by mentalfloss)
Mar 22nd, 2017 by mentalfloss last post
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Shopify to triple size of Ottawa headquarters
Pay attention Trump. This is how you do it. Shopify to triple size of Ottawa headquarters Given its rapid sales trajectory it was only a matter of time Shopify would outgrow its state-of-the-art headquarters building at 150 Elgin St. (by mentalfloss)
Mar 22nd, 2017 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Liberal MP's anti-Islamophobia motion set for debate next week
You know we've always made fun of, insulted, and have been critical of Christianity and Judaism but now that the same is being done to Islam we all of a sudden need laws protecting this one religion? I'm pretty sure we don't live in Pakistan... ... (by Johnnny)
Mar 21st, 2017 by personal touch last post
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Govt. mammogram ad abreast in 'poor taste'
Govt. mammogram ad abreast in 'poor taste' | Toronto & GTA | News | Toronto Sun (by spaminator)
Mar 21st, 2017 by Curious Cdn last post
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Air Canada Rejects American Claim that it is a target of a Terrorist Attack
Americans are afraid of everything. Air Canada denies U.S. security chief's assertion that its jets have been focus of any terror plots U.S. Homeland Secretary John Kelly says there have been countless attempts by terrorists to blow up passenger... (by mentalfloss)
Mar 20th, 2017 by White_Unifier last post
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Rick Peterson? Pretty good!
Forget 'values tests.' One would-be Tory leader has other ideas that will horrify Liberals: Neil Macdonald - CBC News | Opinion (by White_Unifier)