Montreal Simon: Could Stephen Harper Bring Back the Death Penalty?

I've always thought that capital punishment was one of the things that prevented the United States from being a truly great country. Along with racism, religious bigotry, and the culture of guns and violence.And this only prove my point. Because no nation that executes people, in that manner or any other, can truly call itself civilized. ...

Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper, Rob Ford, and the Deadly Game

It had to be one of the most  grotesque photo-ops ever. Rob Ford, the brutish Mayor of Toronto, gripping Stephen Harper's limp wrist in his meaty paw, in a police station.  The two Cons carrying on like Laurel and Hardy, belching bullshit, and  playing cheap politics with tragedy. Read more »