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David J. Climenhaga | Do we really want to elect a political party to the important job of running our country that needs to hire bouncers for its own invitation-only affairs?
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| The Public Service Alliance of Canada had created an information series on the the Conservative governments cuts to public services.
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Amy Goodman | There were 8,920,000 military veterans in the U.S. as of last June, according to the Department of Veterans Affairs. Hours before Veterans Day began, that number dropped by one, when Tomas Young died.
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Ole Hendrickson | It is disturbing and dangerous when not-so-subtle efforts are made to shift the narrative to define Canada as a nation shaped by war rather than a nation shaped primarily by peace.
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J. Baglow | In which Ezra Levant helps me understand my yearly ennui.
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Jesse McLaren | Harper claims his "thoughts and prayers" are with the soldiers killed last week, but he is sending more troops to die in Iraq while cutting their pensions amidst rising suicides.
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Geoffrey Stevens | Julian Fantino's treatment of veterans, Jim Flaherty's rebuff of premiers' request to amend the CPP, show Conservative spitefulness even towards their own kind.
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Gerry Caplan | Stephen Harper's contemptuous treatment of Canada's veterans is not only shameful because they deserve better; the chasm between the government's rhetoric and its policies is hypocritical.
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H.G. Watson | The Conservative government has placed more stock in Canada's military than its predecessors. It is surprising that the substandard living conditions and issues with pensions have yet to be addressed.
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Aaron Paquette | It's a deep national shame when a government sends our daughters and sons into battle to protect a national interest (be it humanitarian or corporate) but discard these same soldiers when they return.
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CALM | Conservatives go after unions at policy convention, EllisDon promises to use unionized workers, U.S. Steel to close shop in Hamilton
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Nick Fillmore | A new travelling war memorial carries with it a heavy dose of hypocrisy regarding the Conservatives' real objective of the tour and their treatment of military veterans.