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.
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Feb 29th, 2008
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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)
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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)
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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** 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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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Kyoto Protocol
Yes or no? (by MsMelis)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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Paul Martin = Liberal Fool!
PAUL MARTIN'S CAREER WILL DIE!! (by Vincent_2002)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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btw, vincent_2002, you need help
Spamming these forums! (by SumOfAllFears)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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I WILL TAKE OVER NORTH AMERICAS!!!
I will take over north americas single handedly because I am the god of HELL FIRE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! (by Imran)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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What about Canada's relations with Australia?
What about Canada's relations with Australia and other friendly countries? (by Lakeland)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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DSL in Toronto
Are there ANY alternatives to Sympatico for DSL in the Toronto area? Please help :roll: (by Anonymous)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
5 hours ago by spilledthebeer last post
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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)
5 hours ago by JamesBondo last post
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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)
6 hours ago by spilledthebeer 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)
6 hours ago by spilledthebeer last post
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
2 days ago by Twin_Moose last post
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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)
2 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
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No Privacy with a Liberal Government...
Copy of an email I received today ... (by DaSleeper)
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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)
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Trudeau Is Going To Bury Us In Debt POPULAR!
A shocking new report quietly released by the federal government admits that their finances could collapse in the coming decades if politicians dont make responsible choices. Two days before Christmas, when most politicians and their staffers had... (by Decapoda)
2 days ago by White_Unifier last post
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Should it be illegal to desecrate a foreign state's flag like in Japan?
In Japan, it's illegal to desecrate a foreign state's flag, but only if the foreign state lodges a formal diplomatic complaint concerning the incident. I found this to be an interesting law in that it's legal but only as long as the foreign state doesn't... (by White_Unifier)