> Senior Trudeau brought in Charter of Rights, & Junior is helping Harper 2 destroy it. @PatOndabak #C51 #cdnpoli
canadian politics, twitter, neo-nazis Show more
I honestly can't believe how hard it is to convince people to quit Twitter when they're only a source of evil.
Right now, neo-nazis have gamed their complaint system to block a ton of progressive accounts on the even of a divisive and critical provincial election in Alberta.
and of course there's no way for their incredibly shitty appeal system to do anything about it in time.
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Canada is warming twice as fast as the global average, most notably in the prairies and BC. Both the Conservative opposition and the media seem content to make sure this is not the major issue heading into the federal election later this year.
for those who're interested in why Vancouver's housing market is so utterly fucked, here's a great summary of findings for the last years by the amazing Andy Yan, exposing the massive, widespread corruption which has led to this. directly responsible are the provincial Liberal government, the "Vision Vancouver" civic government, and the takeover of local casinos by organized crime.
Yellow Vests in France are about a number of things, including economic justice.
Yellow Vests in Canada are about one thing -- White Nationalism.
Know the difference.
Thx @firstname.lastname@example.org & @email@example.com for sharing documents from Bernard's FOI request - I feature one of those docs in my latest on the @firstname.lastname@example.org scandal in TO, for @BoingBoing@twitter.com. And thx also @email@example.com for working with me on this article & publishing it! #cdnpoli https://boingboing.net/2018/12/21/2600-acres.html
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Oh, so that morally repugnant arms deal Canada has with Saudi Arabia? The Saudis haven't even been making their payments (I'm simplyfing for brevity; read the link for the full details).