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STEPHEN HARPER AND MIKE DUFFY: THE POLITICAL SCANDAL

The Duffy -Harper political scandal is important:                                                           
  1.  Senator, Mike Duffy fraudulently claimed public funds.
  2.  Stephen Harper leader of the Conservative Party of Canada and Prime Minister of Canada created a false scenario to allow Mike Duffy to be a paid government official when he did not qualify to hold that position.
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Canada Federal Election 2015

JERRY BANCE FORMER CONSERVATIVE CANDIDATE

Jerry Bance, former Conservative Party of Canada candidate was filmed during a CBC Marketplace investigation while he was at work in a client’s home. Jerry Bance urinated into one of his client”s coffee cups and thus attained national fame or more correctly he became infamous. 186 more words

Canada Federal Election 2015

The Drowning at the Edge of Europe

Over the weekend around 1,000 people lost their lives whilst feeing the horror that is being wrought by the fascist scourge of IS. Well, I say they lost their lives –in reality their lives were stolen from them. 625 more words

Maudlinity

Stereotyping White Working-Class Voters

Analysis of the Democrats’ 2014 electoral debacle has again turned toward their chronic and worsening “problem with the white working class.” For the most part, pieces like those in… 1,133 more words

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It's Oppression, Not Privilege

The notion of White Privilege is one that I have had some issues with since I first heard about it about 5 years ago. It’s a recent import into left wing, particularly liberal-left wing, political discourse from the USA into the UK. 1,104 more words

Maudlinity

Ellen Meiksins Wood makes the case for the centrality of class struggle in any analysis of emancipatory politics and human emancipation. Check it:

“Capitalism is uniquely indifferent to the social identity of the people it exploits.

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Marxism