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pharmacare: is it finally time for universal drug coverage?

With the recent promises of pharmacare made for the upcoming provincial elections in Ontario, I thought it would be a great time to discuss what pharmacare is, its history in Canada, and more importantly, if it is finally time that we received universal drug coverage in Ontario. 556 more words


The Democratic Party

A glance at the past / a hard look at the future

Why so many Democratic losses?

During President Obama’s two terms Democrats suffered a net loss of 1,042 state and federal seats.  1,144 more words


Theresa May's Crown is Slipping

It is becoming common knowledge that Theresa’s campaign trail, despite the rhetoric about ‘getting out and about around the country and meeting the voters’ is just the Tory leader repeating literally… 625 more words


Overdue time for Change: Scottish Trade Unions and National Identity Politics...

I’ve started this sentence six times now –

So far, so good…

Or bad. Here goes.

I spent most of the last week at the annual gathering of Scottish Trade Unions. 1,146 more words

Trump will continue nominating conservatives to the Supreme Court from his preselection list

(NationalSentinelJudiciary: In an exclusive interview with the Washington Times, President Donald J. Trump pledged that he would continue choosing conservative nominees to future Supreme Court vacancies taken from a list of potential picks he created during his campaign. 366 more words

Executive Branch

Confronting Sexism Head-on

By now it’s apparent to anyone who follows this blog (or perhaps, Meerkat Musings) that I don’t like religious interference in peoples’ lives. I am all for people having faith and believing in God – just don’t throw it in peoples’ faces and expect people to live by religious rules that they don’t share. 1,013 more words


GE2017 - Tracker - Sunday 30th April - Corbyn bounce

Conservatives: Av u/o seats = 388.8 – 24hr change = 0

Labour: Av u/o seats = 160.2 – 24hr change = +1

Lib Dems: Av u/o seats = 24.2 – 24hr change = -0.6… 156 more words