Tag Archives: Bill C-10

The Economist Insulted Progressive Canadians’ Intelligence

By: Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive:  Earlier, I gloated over the influential right-leaning British magazine’s criticism of Harper’s burgeoning elected dictatorship.  I’ve a second sober take on the issue. See, I failed to read between the lines: The Economist actually ridiculed progressive Canadians’ collective intelligence. First, the magazine

Stephen Harper’s Crime Bill C-10: Breaking Down The Cost

By: Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive:  This smart video suggests that Canadians will be forced to sacrifice public goods to foot the $15-billion cost of implementing the Harper government’s New Jim Crow-style omnibus crime Bill C-10. The deceptively christened “Safe Streets and Communities Act”, the Conservatives’ flagship tough-on-crime omnibus

Nuked: Robocalls Scandal Investigation And Elections Canada

By: Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive:  Make it two surprises in one. William Corbett, the Commissioner of Canada Elections, the man who has thus far handled the ongoing investigation into the robocalls scandal, resigned today. He’s been replaced by a certain Yves Côté, a “low-key” bureaucrat and former Harper