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    Ottawa drops vaccine mandate for its truckers after pressure from industry

    The TrudOwe1! government did this because they knew Boomer would make a thread about it.
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    Trudeau : Get Your Booster!!

    If we end up getting the anti-vaxxer tax, it will be implemented with as little controversy as the vax pass.
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    Rex Murphy: Conservatives Are Gutless

    It was the riskier, but long term strategy. Not a bad one, but they really messed up the 2015 election. I think if they had won that one, you would see a shift toward the hardline positions.
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    Rex Murphy: Conservatives Are Gutless

    Conservatives need to get their shit in order and become united under one clear philosophy. As far as I'm concerned, they are in a similar position as Democrats in the states. Without that, the party (along with its constituents) will continue to be in some internal turmoil and giving up seats...
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    Rex Murphy: Conservatives Are Gutless

    Old man is old. Rex Murphy: The country needs an opposition. Too bad O'Toole's Conservatives seem too gutless to provide it In its most recent, present iteration, the Conservatives come across as timid — afraid to challenge any of the main Liberal doctrines, afraid to scorn “woke” causes and...
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    U.S. and China Announce Surprise Climate Change Deal

    Go Xi Xi! It's yer birfday! US and China announce surprise climate agreement Earlier in the day, the COP26 presidency published a draft agreement for the summit. It includes language that says the world should be aiming to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius and acknowledges the role...
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    Canada’s Green Shift Could Displace Three-Quarters Of Oil Workers

    Oh this is indeed very worrying for dudes who like pipe.. Oilpatch leaders fear 'reckless' move as Trudeau commits to emissions cap on sector https://www.cbc.ca/amp/1.6233353
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    Canada’s Green Shift Could Displace Three-Quarters Of Oil Workers

    Think we're gonna get some separation talk soon.. Canada will put a cap on oil and gas sector emissions, Trudeau tells COP26 summit Calling the promise "a major commitment" that should inspire other resource-rich countries to dramatically curb their own emissions, Trudeau said Canada is...
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    Alberta: The Province of Socialists?

    Don't leave out the submissiburbans.
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    The Keystone XL Pipeline Is Officially Dead

    https://www.sherwoodparknews.com/news/keystone-xl-project-officially-terminated-alberta-ends-partnership-with-tc-energy-2
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    Trump Aims to Block Diaries, Call Logs From January 6 Committee

    C'mon, Jack https://www.reuters.com/world/us/biden-blocks-second-trump-bid-withhold-more-jan-6-documents-2021-10-26/
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    Trump Aims to Block Diaries, Call Logs From January 6 Committee

    Isn't this the free speech, libertarian grand pube-ah, who likes to constantly lecture us about putting his mouth in a cage? Letting the people see the truth? Well shheeeit, this seems remarkably the opposite, but predictably consistent. According to the filing, Trump is seeking to block...
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    Alberta: The Province of Socialists?

    Yah, clearly Albertans love punishing themselves. Culture of self loathing, apparently.
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    Alberta: The Province of Socialists?

    Yeah, the second time will be even better
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    Alberta: The Province of Socialists?

    Who knew? Only 30 per cent said the province has done a good job generally on the economy, and 26 per cent approved of its handling of education. "We do not see in Alberta even half of Albertans saying a 'good job' on any of those measures," Kurl said. The poll also found that the New...