Cowichan Conversations: I Hear that BCR Train a-Coming, It’s Coming Down the Track!

Richard Hughes-Political Blogger One of the longest, if not the longest controversy ever to hit BC, the BC Rail Scandal, will be examined following the election of Adrian Dix and the BC NDP. It is too bad that a proper invesigation was blocked by the BC Liberals, but then why wouldn’t it have been. This ...

Canadian Progressive World: China to quiz Stephen Harper on human rights?

  As Prime Minister Stephen Harper leads a high-powered Team Corporate Canada to China, there’s justifiable speculation that the PM will not question China’s appalling human rights record. At least not publicly. Once, powerful western …Read More

Occupy Ottawa: China to quiz Stephen Harper on human rights?

As Prime Minister Stephen Harper leads a high-powered Team Corporate Canada to China, there’s justifiable speculation that the PM will not question China’s appalling human rights record. At least not publicly. Once, powerful western democracies …Read More

David Climenhaga's Alberta Diary: Redford government’s legislative record: a broken promise a day?

Alison Redford promises there will be a health care inquiry during the Alberta Conservative leadership campaign. Or somebody promises something during some Conservative leadership campaign, anyway. Politicians pictured may not be exactly as illustrated. Below: Billionaire Daryl Katz. The list of promises broken by Alberta Premier Alison Redford just seems to keep growing. Indeed, you ...

David Climenhaga's Alberta Diary: The plan to give more power to the Alberta Health Quality Council is just a broken promise with attitude

All rise! The Health Quality Council of Alberta is now in session! Independent and impartial commissions of inquiry in Alberta may not be exactly as illustrated … or as promised. Below: Fred Horne, Alison Redford. Back on June 7 when she was running for Alberta’s top political job, Alison Redford got praise – and votes ...

CalgaryLiberal: Nothing has changed with Allison Redford. Just more of the tired Tories, political hackery, broken promises, and failed leadership.

Nothing has changed with Allison Redford. There has been no change: just more the same tired Tories. Raj Sherman has been proved right by an independent report by the Health Quality Council of Alberta. Doctor intimidation, threats against careers, and being tossed outside of the province from blacklisting doctors–the Tory government’s management of our health ...