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Michael Laxer | In the end the Tackling Violent Crime Act, along with its now unconstitutional provisions, was passed with the full support of the Liberals and the NDP. It is important to remember this.
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Michael Laxer | There may be many reasons to oppose strategic voting calls of one type or another -- but ensuring the defeat of Stephen Harper is not one of them.
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Karl Nerenberg | The NDP's Tom Mulcair has just promised to eliminate the tax break on stock options. That is a CCPA proposal in its Alternate Federal Budget (AFB). There is much more in the AFB.
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Scott Vrooman | Trudeau's Liberals support C-51, investor rights agreements, the expansion of the oil industry and ignoring the crimes of our allies. Does the word "liberal" really describe them anymore?
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Karl Nerenberg | Much of the media has tended to reduce the opposition critique of Bill C-51 to one thing: the need for better oversight. But all opposition parties, including the Liberals, share many other concerns.
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Michael Geist | The Conservatives and Liberals seems content to stick to breezy talking points instead of working towards an actual solution to provide better safeguards against security threats.
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Gerry Caplan | Don't think, after a lifetime of deep attachment to the NDP, it doesn't kill me to write these words. But anything else is a recipe for continued Conservative rule.
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Eva Prkachin | The Liberals disappointed millions of Canadians when they voted for Online Spying Bill C-13, after speaking out against it.
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John Cartwright | The Ontario government has ordered the Toronto District School Board to make drastic changes, and is clearing the way to close up to 100 schools.
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Karl Nerenberg | Elizabeth May's Green Party provides the most detail on climate change and the environment of any party. The Greens also propose some novel and intriguing ideas on social and economic policy.
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Karl Nerenberg | NDP leader Mulcair is talking a lot about the 'middle class' now. Yes, it is an election year. However, the NDP's rhetoric is buttressed by a thorough and detailed book of practical policies.
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Karl Nerenberg | The Liberal Party has been out of power for nine years, but has a long record in power, to which voters must pay attention. For recent vintage Liberals that record is a two-headed monster.