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Leadnow's Vote Together page | Sep 2 2015 | Riding stats, upcoming meetings and strategic voting
Election 2015: Apathy is Boring helps to reach out to youth | Sep 2 2015 | Tools from a youth led, youth focused get out the vote organization
Documenting cases of stiffled dissent | Sep 2 2015 | The Voices-voix.ca is providing details and stories about courageous dissenters
2015 election needs to focus on our digital future | Sep 2 2015 | Digital Freedom Update, Laura Tribe | This election represents our best chance to shape Canada's digital future. It's our chance to safeguard our privacy, encourage affordable access to Internet services, and protect our free expression.
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Will Wildrose Leader Brian Jean repudiate Calgary-Foothills candidate's 'communist' characterization of NDP? | Sep 2 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | Wildrose Leader Brian Jean owes it to Albertans to actively repudiate his candidate's language in the strongest terms possible.
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Recession is just the tip of Canada's economic iceberg | Sep 2 2015 | David Macdonald | Does the fact that we're in recession mean we can finally focus on the non-recovery of the job market or the fact that jobs are far more precarious than they have been in years? Let's hope so.
Photo: flickr/ Canada 2020
Fact-checking French Trudeau: Will Mulcair usher in austerity? | Sep 2 2015 | Nora Loreto | Was the use of the word "austerity" in French but not in English indicative of the Liberal's campaign strategy in Québec?
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Balanced budget myopia breaks both ways | Sep 1 2015 | Angella MacEwen | Deficits are left wing and balanced budgets are right-wing austerity, right? Not so fast. "Deficits good vs. deficits bad" discourse misses the whole host of choices that go into budgeting.
Photo: Alex Guibord/flickr
Justin Trudeau is right about infrastructure spending. Fair corporate taxes would help. | Sep 1 2015 | Stephen Kimber | We do need to close what has become a $123-billion infrastructure gap. But the longer-term answer is to equal the tax playing field, so corporations pay their fair share too.
rabble radio episode 168: Get out and vote! | Sep 1 2015 | Victoria Fenner | The "thanks for wrecking our summer with your stupid election call, Stephen Harper" edition.
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As Mulcair gains momentum, NDP and Liberals trade places and policies | Sep 1 2015 | Gerry Caplan | It seems that before our very eyes, the two opposition parties are exchanging some of their most distinguishing stripes.
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Fact-checking the recession: How will this affect average Canadians? | Sep 1 2015 | Nora Loreto | The recession in and of itself isn't as important as other economic indicators that show how well people are doing.

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Federal scientist on paid leave after his scathing Harperman song hits YouTube MegB said... Check out the You Tube video, It's great. in
Chrystia Freeland crashes Joe Oliver's budget talk at all-men's club -- after it was already cancelled NorthReport said... What an idiot!  Norman Spector ‏@nspector4  13h13 hours ago Norman Spector...
Economy / budgets mark_alfred said... Seems to be a lot of focus on the economy and on budgets recently.  Here's an article by Coyne...
Margaret Atwood hair article censored ilha formosa said... Trying again, cached earlier version here: http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache%...
Latest polling thread Aug 21 2015 josh said... Forum: NDP 34 CPC 29 LPC 28 http://www.thestar.com/news/federal-election/2015/08/21/ndp-achieving...
Liberal steps down due to comments made as a teenager. alan smithee said... Sean in Ottawa wrote:   This story should have stopped with her apology and statement that...
Party sites Sean in Ottawa said... Some impressions of the Liberal page. Trudeau and our resident Liberal cheerleader said that the...
Tales from the trenches: Campaign 2015 sherpa-finn said... In my local riding, the NDP incumbent is generally well appreciated and given the regional polling...
Trouncing Harper in Three Easy Steps Pondering said... Strategic voting only works at the riding level. Currently that means voting NDP in all the ridings...
FTQ union federation no longer endorses Bloc, calls for defeating Conservatives swallow said... Quote:Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau said he wasn’t surprised that an “organization that is openly...
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