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Andrew Scheer says he won't sit down with right-wing outlet.
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Ezra Levant's fall exposes the Conservative Party and its sycophants for what they are: cynical right-wing populists playing off people's fears.
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"If this was a political censorship decision, it is terrifying."
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Tory Leader Andrew Scheer said he won't grant interviews to the outlet.
Ezra Levant's news organization cheered on and rationalized white nationalist protesters in Charlottesville.
Tory leader concerned about giving platform to "obnoxious groups."
He said things came to a head over the events in Charlottesville.
'I'm not afraid. I'm just sad.'
Fans of The Rebel say they plan to boycott the airline.
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He was also linked to PizzaGate during the U.S. presidential election.
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Either the NDP is simply another party supporting the economic and political status quo or it is so afraid of being called "radical" by the mainstream media that it self censors to the point of political blandness. NDP members are right to deride the ideas flowing from the Conservative leadership race, but they are wrong to dismiss it as a circus. The Conservatives' boldness and willingness to amplify their agenda is something the NDP should mimic.
Ezra is not an anti-Semite. So what, then, is he doing keeping the likes of Gavin McInnes on the payroll? What is the truth about alt-Right heroine Lauren Southern and her speedy departure? Is Rebel Media so free-speechy that it will now give an uncritical platform to Holocaust denier rhetoric?
The Tory leadership hopeful was embroiled in controversy over a "lock her up'' chant that began while he was addressing a similar event a week earlier.
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"Albertans don't want to see that kind of politics ..."
The Alberta NDP sparked controversy trying to determine who qualifies as a reporter.