In addition to sabotaging our democracy, Harper has been restructuring our country in a fundamental way -- something that will be hard to reverse and, incidentally, very pleasing to Canada's elite.
public health care
Does medicare cost too much? Will the "obesity epidemic" be the end of us all? No and no. Just in time for the holidays, Julie Devaney debunks myths about public health care.
The Harper government's massive attack on public health care and medicare in Canada is awful. How can we stop it?
Let's get one thing straight: Private clinics are not the solution to health-care cuts.
People concerned with the state of health care in Ontario are asking: how did we get into this situation? And how do we stop the off-loading of hospital services onto privately run clinics?
Nov 21, 2014
Queen's ParkToronto , ON
Canada43° 40' 2.0784" N, 79° 23' 36.6864" W
The most aggressive plan ever to dismantle community hospitals is underway. We are calling for our biggest demonstration ever. We are asking everyone to take one day to protect vital services.
More than any threat of Ebola, the politics of racism, care for uninsured people and hospital underfunding pose great risk to the majority of people across Canada and the U.S.
This morning, numerous health organizations across Ontario called on the provincial government to ban medical tourism.
Harper's planned military splurge -- it comes at the expense of health care.
With Ottawa's deficit about to turn into a surplus, we'll soon be able to fulfill our pent-up dream of splurging on the military. Investing in public health care? Harper has already ruled that out.