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Jim Prentice issues a veiled warning to Stephen Harper

Former Conservative cabinet minister Jim Prentice Local boy, Jim Prentice, tells Harper his way or the highway is no way to run a country… By Charlie Smith, Sometimes, you stumble across an intriguing article where you least expect to find … Continue reading

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Topp calls for higher income taxes on wealthy Canadians

The Canadian Press OTTAWA — Brian Topp is boldly going where most Canadian politicians fear to tread: promising to make the wealthy pay more in taxes. The perceived frontrunner in the NDP leadership race wants his party to make higher … Continue reading

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Thomas Mulcair joins NDP leadership race

Toronto Sun By Kristy Kirkup ,Parliamentary Bureau OTTAWA – Feisty Montrealer and NDP deputy leader Thomas Mulcair is going after the keys to Stornoway — the Ottawa residence of the leader of the official Opposition. Mulcair announced he was joining … Continue reading

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In a society where most of the population is politically disengaged

…. speaking truth to power is something to be admired. The Mark by Laura Kaminker The barrage of criticism being heaped on former Canadian Senate page Brigette DePape’s lone act of civil disobedience comes as no surprise, nor does the … Continue reading

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STOP HARPER!

  UPDATE: Brigette DePape Speaks at Anti Harper Rally in Ottawa June 10 2011 Join the Canadian Revolution Small acts, when multiplied by millions of people, can transform the world. from John Prince

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