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The Cowardice Continues, Part 2...or maybe part 3, 4, or even 5.

Members of the Legislative Assembly continue to debate and propose amendments to Bill 9,  the Protecting Choice for Women Accessing Health Care Act.

Stand, turn, weave through chairs to exit the legislative chamber, possibly descend and ascend the main stairwell, then re-enter after voting is complete, weave through the chairs again, take your seat, wait for the next vote, stand again, turn, weave through the chairs, exit the legislative chamber… 263 more words

View the Extinct, but Not Forgotten, Grassroots Guarantee

The weekend started well for Jason Kenney. Thousands of delegates flooded into the Sheraton Hotel in Red Deer. A buffer zone was created, keeping protesters to a 50 metre distance from the venue… 660 more words

(No) Pride and (abundant) prejudice

What an interesting week for Alberta politics (let’s be real, every week in Alberta politics is interesting.) And an awful week for the United Conservative Party. 953 more words

Alberta Politics

The Cowardice Continues

On April 5th, Alberta’s NDP government followed in the path of governments in B.C., Ontario, Newfoundland and Labrador by tabling legislation to create bubble zones around abortion clinics, to give patients a 50 meter zone to enter and go free from aggressive harassment. 810 more words

A History of Trans Mountain, Northern Gateway, and Canada's Most Successful Anti-Pipeline Pugilist

B.C. Premier John Horgan and Shadow Premier Andrew Weaver are using every tool in the toolbox to stop Alberta pipelines from crossing their borders and reaching their shores. 287 more words

Rural Albertans lose when partisanship outweighs principles

An ongoing concern in Alberta for some time, particularly since the economic crash of 2014, has been rural crime. Those who live outside urban areas are faced with little options when rural police forces are overstretched and slow to respond, and with property crimes on the rise, the United Conservative Party (UCP) has seen an opportunity to advocate for their traditional constituent base in an area the government has been too slow to respond. 317 more words

Alberta Politics


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