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Tristan Markle, Sarah Beuhler | Many say it was the NDP's principled stand on the "niqab ban" that did them in. However, it was actually their lack of a focused attack against Harper and his "fear and loathing" campaign.
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Rachel Notley at May 3, 2015 rally in Edmonton
Susan Wright | It's time to make history Alberta!
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Four woman sit wearing hijabs on a planter near Bay and Dundas (August 2013).
Gerry Caplan | Thanks to the singular cruelty and political opportunism of our prime minister, Gerry Caplan has learned that his assumptions and interpretations about Muslim face coverings were simply wrong.
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Mercedes Allen | Canada's trans human rights bill C-279 was amended by a Senate committee, in a way that makes it legal to ban trans people from washrooms and gendered spaces.
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Monia Mazigh | What makes Stephen Harper think that we are in dire need of new legislation to fight terrorism? Maybe the increase in police power and surveillance in Bill C-51 is not intended for terrorists.
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Mercedes Allen | Peter LaBarbera returns to Canada, and his copy of Sodom, the Russian anti-LGBT documentary, is seized. I review it, and yes, it is triggery.
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Rick Salutin | Tim Hudak's budget-balancing fanaticism and fearful view of debt are not based on anything actually there. They are a fearful extrapolation of what might occur.
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Wayne MacPhail | Just before the Winter Olympics started, NBC ran a piece about how easy it was for hackers to get into and steal data from the cellphones and computers of Sochi-bound tourists.
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Rick Salutin | Since the Second World War, the U.S. economy has been built around what you might call the fear sector. We're now seeing the first attempt by a Canadian government to follow this model.