The Disaffected Lib: Wherein John Ibbitson Explores the Darkness that Lurks Within Stephen Harper

Let’s be blunt. John Ibbitson is probably the most prominent journalist in Canada totally in the bag for Stephen Harper.  Note that I used the word “journalist,” a noun that eliminates most of the hydrophobic scribes at PostMedia. When it comes to Harper you can trust Ibbitson never to put the boot in. Which is ...

The Disaffected Lib: CCCP, Meet CPC3

For years I’ve been pointing out that Stephen Joseph Harper has certain instincts reminiscent of Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin.   The way Comrade Steve “reformed” the Prime Minister’s Office was a dead giveaway.  His appointment of political commissars to disrupt public access to the civil and armed services was a masterful coup, entirely Stalinist.   Henceforth his political ...