CONSERVATIVE MAJORITY

CP

Harper's Secret Plot to Fan Pundit Paranoia

Is Stephen Harper quietly working to "re-brand" Canada? Is his government emphasizing the military, the monarchy and select episodes of Canadian history in order to create a competing brand of right-wing Canadian nationalism and divert attention from the great symbols of Liberal patriotism, like medicare and Lester Pearson? The pundit class thinks so.
PA

Harper Government Can't See the Forest for the Trees

Environmental groups in Canada are in the crosshairs of the government, and are under investigation for fiscal mismanagement. But what about groups like the Fraser Institute, which uses foreign money to feed misinformation to children, undermine national and global climate action and block shifts away from the most carbon-intensive energy on earth?
AP

The Unstoppable Stephen Harper

If you thought Stephen Harper reached the zenith of political power with his majority government win on May 2, think again. Though the powers of a majority government are considerable, the emergence o...