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B.C. Conservative MP Randy Kamp announces he will not seek re-election

VANCOUVER — A British Columbia Conservative MP has decided not to seek re-election, saying it is time for him to move on to a new chapter of his life. 139 more words

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"The Two State solution is dead" Jeff Halper tells Ottawa crowd

Israeli peace activist Jeff Halper delivered a sobering message to about 275 people who crowded into the First Unitarian Congregation in Ottawa on February 28th. “The two state solution is dead”, he declared, “and Israel killed it.”

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Kill Keystone

Before you read my blog on this subject, please click on the pic below and read it over first.  It will make this post I’m about to do much shorter. 402 more words

Humanity

What Does Trudeau's Cuddle with Wynne Mean?

http://news.nationalpost.com/2015/01/30/trudeau-wynne-lambaste-harper-for-skipping-another-first-ministers-meeting/

  excerpt from this article.

It is doubtful that people have been anxiously waiting for another First Ministers’ Conference for 6 years.  I can’t think of anyone who has been watching the calendar in the way that one waits for the Olympic Games.   1,117 more words

Anti-terror bill: Critics worry about safeguarding civil liberties

Canada’s new anti-terrorism legislation creates sweeping new powers for the nation’s security services, but it’s not clear there will be equally robust oversight to protect privacy, free speech or civil liberties. 684 more words

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The Gargoyle - Federal Liberals get Q4 fundraising bump

The federal Liberals are reporting a big jump in fundraising revenues for the last quarter of 2014, up 24 per cent from the same period in 2013. 161 more words

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Christine Elliott has raised the most money (by far) in the race to become leader of the Ontario PC party

TORONTO — Christine Elliott has raised the most money by far in the race to become leader of the Progressive Conservatives, filing $515,000 in donations with Elections Ontario by the time nominations closed at noon Friday. 457 more words

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