Posts Tagged ‘ Harper government abuse of power ’

The pretty girl who is like a melody may yet help end the Harper government’s discordant democracy song?

Jul 29th, 2012 | By | Category: In Brief

We’ve lately had a (nother) sudden rush of new visits to a piece first posted more than a year ago — in the middle of March 2011. The title in this case is “A pretty girl is like a melody .. has Canadian election of 2011 finally arrived on back of first ever contempt of […]

The Canadian federal election of 2011 : can opposition get Harper on abuse of power instead of budget?

Mar 9th, 2011 | By | Category: In Brief

[UPDATED MARCH 9, 8 PM ET]. Yesterday the two oldest Toronto newspapers threw a little red meat to those who long for the demise of the “Harper government” in Ottawa (with some milder parallel reporting in the rest of the country). In the Globe and Mail Lawrence Martin’s column, “On the road to the Harper […]