Category Archives: Opinion

RCMP Grounds Aircraft Carrying Anti-Harper Labour Protest Message

by Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive, Sept. 4, 2012: If your progressive message is truthful but critical of Prime Minister Stephen Harper, it automatically qualifies for a “threat” and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) won’t allow it to fly over Ottawa. Let me put it another

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Progressives Boycotted Canada Day, Nuked War of 1812: POLL

by Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive, Aug. 29, 2012: A few weeks ago, The Canadian Progressive polled its readers about Canada Day, July 1. We popped the question: What Exactly Did You Celebrate on Canada Day? 204 responded and here are the reults: Boycotted: 152 votes (75%) Canadian

Canada’s tar sands cannot enhance U.S. energy security

By: Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive: The Conservative government of Prime Minister Stephen Harper and oil executives have consistently claimed that the dirty Alberta tar sands oil, the Canadian petro state and the proposed Keystone XL pipeline are a boon to U.S. energy security. Here are seven