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Defending the right to vote with Charter challenge of 'Fair' Elections Act | Feb 25 2015 | Dylan Penner | Rather than make it easier for people to vote and harder to get away with election fraud, the "Fair" Elections Act does the opposite. That's why the legislation is being challenged in court.
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War, terror, security: Blowing the whistle on Harper's dirty politics | Feb 23 2015 | Ralph Surette | Stephen Harper, a master propagandist of the first order, is doing it again. This time, the overblown tune is war, terror, security, with civil liberties, prudence and rational thought underfoot.
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The fight for Canadians' right to vote continues | Feb 23 2015 | Karl Nerenberg | The Council of Canadians and the Canadian Federation of Students have gone to court seeking to overturn parts of the Fair Elections Act. If their case is not heard soon, they may seek an injunction.
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How Stephen Harper holds his own | Feb 17 2015 | Duncan Cameron | However dangerous and twisted the Conservatives have been in government, Stephen Harper has delivered for his supporters. It is what makes him such a serious threat to repeat in government.
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Will wedge politics rule in the 2015 election? | Feb 16 2015 | Jim Harding | The Harper government is exploiting our political system by trying to consolidate and split votes so they can hold power with only minority support.
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The failure that is food policy in Nunavut | Feb 12 2015 | Ashley Splawinski | Food accessibility will be a significant issue this election. While the Conservatives prattle on, activists and organizations are picking up the slack and demanding real change to food policy.
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Living in authoritarian democracy | Feb 11 2015 | Martin Breaugh, Ricardo Peñafiel | As another election looms, we should consider what our democracy is, what it can be and what it has become.
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How will Canada's labour movement stop Harper this election? | Feb 10 2015 | Ella Bedard | The Canadian Labour Congress looks to frame the debate around issues that matter to working people in country-wide election preparedness conferences.
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Harper in closet over the economy as Canada heads toward another recession | Feb 9 2015 | Louis-Philippe Rochon | With his economic cards on the table, Harper's hand is proving to be very weak. In order to win an election, he must create momentum, but the state of the economy won't give him this opportunity.
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The Harper government and evangelical capitalism | Feb 6 2015 | Joyce Nelson | There's a supposed separation of Church and State. But has that eroded under right-wing evangelical religion's influence on the Harper government?
Not Rex: Harper's doubling down on terror for election time | Feb 6 2015 | Humberto DaSilva | Harper's petro-monoconomy is tanking. So naturally, he's doubling down on terror for election time!
One more year without a national child care program | Feb 6 2015 | Carolyn Ferns and Lyndsay Macdonald, Martha Friendly | February 6 2015 - almost ten years since the Harper government's cancellation of Canada's fist national child care program

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Canadian leaders debates - 2015 NorthReport said... In 2011 Harper blocked May from participating in the debates. Liberals were quite upset but not for...
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Greens and Liberals : Dirty Party Politics NorthReport said... Bingo! What many have already realized or suspected but nice to see its clarity in print. Why...
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Injunction filed against key sections of the 'Fair' Elections Act
The Canadian Federation of Students, the Council of Canadians, and three voters have applied for an injunction to suspend key provisions of the "Fair" Elections Act for the upcoming federal election.

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