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Wynne slammed over racism remarks, and other reasons to fear for humanity

1. Dosanjh slams Wynne over racism remarks

Former  Liberal cabinet minister Ujjal Dosanjh is not pleased at Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne’s suggestion that critics of the Liberal refugee plan are closet racists. 619 more words

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Editorial: The wildly swinging pendulum

It was just 21/2 months ago that the horrifying, heartbreaking photo of three-year-old Alan Kurdi’s body lying on a Turkish beach brought the reality of the Syrian refugee crisis to Canadians like a punch to the solar plexus. 396 more words


Students unleash flood of Hotline Bling videos to lure Drake to UBC

Maybe you thought the Drake/Hotline Bling meme thing was over when NDP leader Thomas Mulcair busted out his dance moves inside a coloured lightbox for This Hour Has 22 Minutes. 270 more words


William Watson: Let’s not repeat the fiscal 1950s

Canadians start paying the top rate at much lower levels of taxable income

The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives has just published a study recommending top marginal income tax rates as high as 65 per cent — not now, as the politics of it are impossible, but eventually. 991 more words

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NDP leader Mulcair names shadow cabinet

All three Windsor-area MPs were given a portfolio Thursday as NDP leader Thomas Mulcair named his shadow cabinet.

The longest serving of the local MPs, Brian Masse of Windsor-West, will be critic for Science, Innovation and Economic Development. 130 more words

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NDP critics named as party fights to be 'progressive opposition'

OTTAWA – Tom Mulcair will rely on veteran members of his team to help the NDP flex its muscles in Parliament, despite its reduced strength. 370 more words


Terry Glavin: New Democrats only just starting to come out of electoral stupor

Maybe having their noses rubbed in it this week will shake the New Democrats out of their shell-shocked torpor. Maybe having to watch the glamorous Justin Trudeau promenading with his entourage up the tree-lined entrance to Rideau Hall in the glorious autumn sunshine will shake the NDP out of its weird catatonia. 1,208 more words

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