Real Time With Bill Maher

Is Justin Trudeau The Post-Fact Face Of Fascism?

G. Elijah Dann | Posted 04.17.2017 | Canada Politics
G. Elijah Dann

Sure, I'll admit it. And, I'd also add that Justin doesn't have the kind of temperament as Trump, and Trudeau lacks the overt, brute power of the post-fact machinations of an American sized, propaganda machine. But be careful here. It's exactly that sort of reasoning that makes fascism so dangerous. Mesmerized by the most extreme perpetrators, we can then unconsciously ignore egregious abuses of democracy by more "normal," even cuddly-appearing leaders.

Donald Trump Brings Out The Worst In Us

Fransi Weinstein | Posted 10.06.2016 | Canada Politics
Fransi Weinstein

Donald Trump is making it okay to be unspeakably rude. We see (and hear it) with his children, his surrogates and his supporters. The threats, the yelling, the swearing, the snarling, the finger pointing, the fist shaking, the interruptions, the shoving, the pushing, the getting right in your face. And now that this torrent of horrid behaviour has been unleashed, I wonder if we'll ever get back to a time where we wait our turn, let others speak, have tolerance and respect and act honourably. A time when we stop behaving like boors.

Water Crisis Not Just In Flint, Erin Brockovich Tells Bill Maher

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 02.07.2016 | Canada

“All of this is happening because of corrupt politics and f***ing greed."

Chrystia Freeland Debates Diversity, Refugees With Bill Maher

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.22.2016 | Canada Politics

Canada's international trade minister said it's important to recognize the Islamic State doesn't represent Muslims and that it's important to stand up for diversity.

Bill Maher: Obama Should Send 'A Nice Little Personal F*ck You To The Koch Brothers'

Posted 12.09.2012 | Canada Business

New episodes of "Real Time" are over for the year, which means Bill Maher is on vacation. But that hasn't stopped him from blogging a few choice words...