Canadian Progressive World: Global Occupy Movement Made in Canada

  The global Occupy Movement arrived in Canada nearly a month after the first Occupy Wall Street protest. But, the movement is a made-in-Canada thing. Pages: 1 2

Canadian Progressive World: Conservatives Robbed Canadians

We was robbed by Prime Minister Stephen Harper and the Conservatives during the May 2 Federal election. The truth about the Canadian economy was withheld. Recall, the election eventually revolved around the economy. Other leading economies reeled under the weight of a relentless global recession. The Canadian economy thrived, we were told. Harper said something ...

Canadian Progressive World: Canada’s Unenviable Royal RaceTo The Past

Where are Canadian progressives when you need them? Where were Canada’s anti-mornachists, pacifists and nationalists when Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his Conservative government were planning to return Canada to its Royal yesterday? Defence Minister Peter MacKay announced Tuesday Ottawa’s decision to restore the “Royal” moniker to the Canadian navy and air force. All in the ...

Canadian Progressive World: Symbolic: Canada’s “New” Sanctions Against North Korea

Canada’s Conservative government will do anything to shore up it’s new militaristic approach to complex global crises. And that includes, imposing symbolic sanctions on a rogue regime. And imposing such sanctions on the same regime within eleven months. Such was the case with yesterday’s announcement of “new” sanctions against North Korea by Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s government. Apparently, ...

Canadian Progressive World: EthicalOil.org: Canada Tar Sands Propaganda And Insult to Canadians

Former federal Conservative operative, Alykhan Velshi, is at it again. As Immigration Minister Jason Kenney’s communications director, earlier this year, he stirred controversy when he used Canadian government stationery while canvassing for Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s Conservative Party. Now he’s lobbying for the much-maligned Canadian oil-sands industry. Velshi’s new weapon is the just-launched blog EthicalOil.org. And, of course, ...