Columnists
Duncan Cameron | A prime minister like Stephen Harper, who pretends to hold a mandate from the people when his party received less than 40 per cent of the vote, diminishes 'majority rule', a basic democratic concept.
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Prime Minister Stephen Harper in effigy at an anti-prorogue rally in Ottawa, Jan. 2010. Photo: Greg Pang/Flickr
Kathleen O'Hara | Here is a print off and pass around list with important reasons why the Harper Conservatives don't deserve another chance in power come the next election. Share widely when the time comes.
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Craig Ashbourne | Canadians Against Proroguing Parliament are moving on to the next level, as Canadians Advocating Political Participation. Join us!
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Murray Dobbin | The second prorogation of Parliament has ended, and Prime Minister Stephen Harper is back in the House in budget mode. So what harm was it to prorogue Parliament? Here's the evidence...
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Murray Dobbin | As Parliament resumes, this is the first in a new series looking at the harm Prime Minister Stephen Harper is doing to the political and social fabric of Canada.
Blog
Murray Dobbin | In January, pollster Nik Nano came out saying the whole issue of shutting down Parliament was a big yawn that no one cared about. Really?
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Bob Hamilton | Hundreds of members of Canadians Against Proroguing Parliament will rally outside B.C.'s Legislature today when Prime Minister Stephen Harper arrives to address the legislature.
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James Laxer | In the middle of a period of prorogation, when Parliament is not sitting, the Harper government has sprung a sweeping new trade deal on Canadians.
Columnists
Ralph Surette | I hate to be grim, but there's this gnawing question in the air: Is democracy in trouble? If so, what does it mean? In both Canada and the U.S., what's transpiring is astonishing.
Podcast
Alert! Radio from Canadian Dimension
Geoff Hughes, Chris Albi, Mitch Podolak | Alert! Radio #141 - Interviews with Judy Rebick, Roger Annis and Paul Jackson about the erosion of democracy, restoring Haitian sovereignty and stories from Port-au-Prince.
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rabble staff | On Saturday Jan. 23, thousands of Canadians gathered at protests across the country and the world to voice their discontent with Prime Minister Stephen Harper's move to prorogue Parliament.
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Mara Kardas-Nelson | On Jan. 23 thousands of Canadians marched in over 50 rallies, sending a strong message to Harper that "Canadians care."