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Politics and its Discontents: But MacKay Is A Man of His Word, Isn’t He?*

So I am sure there is nothing to get alarmed about with this revelation.

* Well, I suppose some would disagree. Recommend this Post

Politics and its Discontents: And In Case You think Canada’s Fingers Are Clean…

Last evening I wrote a brief post about Edward Snowden, the brave young man who has made public the fact of extensive domestic surveillance in the United States that all its citizens should be concerned about, yes, even those whose reflexive response to such outrages is, “If you’ve got nothing to hide, why be . . . → Read More: Politics and its Discontents: And In Case You think Canada’s Fingers Are Clean…

Politics and its Discontents: The MacKay Mission

I really have nothing new to add to the sad spectacle of ministerial incompetence epitomized by Defense Minister Peter MacKay, whose ongoing mission and primary responsibilibilty seems to be never admitting to error or apologizing. However, the Star’s Tim Harper does have some thoughts on the reasons for his intransigence in today’s column:

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Politics and its Discontents: A No-Cut Clause for Peter MacKay?

Readers of this blog may be aware that I am no fan of Harper Defence Minister Peter MacKay. The breadth of his ineptitude is stunning, and the concept of ministerial responsibility seems foreign both to him and his boss. Countless times he has proven to be an embarrassment, not only to Canadians in general, . . . → Read More: Politics and its Discontents: A No-Cut Clause for Peter MacKay?