The Sir Robert Bond Papers: Spin, illustrated #nlpoli

Spin is a bit more than a mere biased interpretation or a clever reframing of an idea.  In other words, there’s more to it than saying the glass is half full rather than describing it as half empty. Spin is deliberately deceptive. On Wednesday,  the folks at Nalcor announced they had a new contract with ...

Politics Canada: Harper government a textbook Karl Rove approach

That the Harper government is anywhere near the top of the polls is a testament to their discipline and adherence to the political strategies of Karl Rove.  The Conservative Party of Canada applies Rove’s strategies more effectively than any other organization, including the George W Bush administration. Stephen Harper has managed to: Close the Health ...

LeDaro: Politician: A politician is a politician and often cannot be trusted

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy In this case is the Norwegian Prime Minister driving around in a taxicab supposedly picking up unsuspecting passengers and chatting about his policies. Now it turns out those passengers were not so unsuspecting. In fact, they were downright suspecting. The Norwegian newspaper reporting, ...

Canadian Progressive: Enbridge Inc Rebuked: “This is not an Enbridge animation” (VIDEO)

*This is not an Enbridge animation from Shortt and Epic Productions on Vimeo. Last week, Enbridge Inc. insulted Canadians again with an animated propaganda video that omitted the natural resources the proposed Northern Gateway pipeline will destroy. The video omitted thousands of kilometres of islands and other natural features along British Columbia’s Douglas Channel, including ...