Joan Ruzsa

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Vic Toews and the League of Imaginary Crime Fighters

(2) Comments | Posted August 5, 2012 | 11:42 AM

So this is rich: the Conservatives are taking credit for the falling crime rate. On July 24, after Statistics Canada reported that police-reported crime was at its lowest level in 40 years, Minister of Public Safety Vic Toews tweeted "Crime rate down 6% - shows CPC tough on...

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Crime Doesn't Deter Tories -- Nor do Facts

(18) Comments | Posted July 16, 2012 | 10:42 AM

There's something I don't understand about us humans. We can cure disease, explore outer space, access information from around the world in a split second and discover the God particle, and yet the best idea we have come up with to respond to crime and social harm is...

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