I Am Quitting the Conservatives Because of Stephen Harper's Politics

Samuel Getachew | Posted 09.29.2015 | Canada Politics
Samuel Getachew

By the time you read this column, my membership in the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario will likely be revoked (if not, I will resign). I will no longer be the director of a riding association in the Toronto Centre Conservative Association. This is not because I am no longer useful to the once-proud party of Bill Davis, John Robarts and, yes, Christine Elliott, but because I am coming out against comrade Stephen Harper -- our party's federal counterpart. The Stephen Harper era has made us too partisan, extremely fearful of our neighbours, cheerleaders in world affairs, less tolerant to new immigrants and refugees and mere observers in the affairs of our country -- instead of active actors.

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Posted 08.17.2011 | Canada

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Stelmach Resigns As Alberta Tory Leader

Canadian Press | Posted 07.27.2011 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON (CP) — Alberta Premier Ed Stelmach has tendered his official resignation as leader of the Progressive Conservatives, sounding the gun on a ...