Mercer Blasts Politics Of Fear Amid Anti-Terror Debate

Mercer Blasts Politics Of Fear Amid Anti-Terror Debate

Jesse Ferreras  03. 4.2015
Rant inspires us all not to give into fear.
Notable Canadians Call On PM To Intervene In Journalist's Egyptian Trial

Notable Canadians Call On PM To Intervene In Journalist's Egyptian Trial

CP  02.16.2015
A letter signed by 250 people — including comedian Rick Mercer, author Michael Ondaatje and diplomat Stephen Lewis — urges Harper to...
Mercer Slams Tories For Missing The Boat On Tourism

Mercer Slams Tories For Missing The Boat On Tourism

02.11.2015
The Harper government's decision not to fund Canadian tourism ads in the U.S. has damaged the industry, Ricker Mercer says in his latest...
Each Year, Veterans Affairs Makes Me Prove I Lost My Legs

Each Year, Veterans Affairs Makes Me Prove I Lost My Legs

Paul Franklin  02. 5.2015
Last year when upon getting a new chair it was felt by VAC that I didn't get the appropriate paperwork -- which was a doctor's note saying...
Mercer: Harper Government Makes Vet Prove Legs Haven't Grown Back

Mercer: Harper Government Makes Vet Prove Legs Haven't Grown Back

Ryan Maloney  02. 5.2015
By now it's clear Rick Mercer is deeply concerned about the treatment of Canada's veterans. The CBC host has addressed the topic many...
Mercer: Joe Oliver's Brain ‘Melting In Full-Blown Panic'

Mercer: Joe Oliver's Brain ‘Melting In Full-Blown Panic'

Daniel Tencer  01.28.2015
Like many people these days, Rick Mercer is confused about the state of the economy. But one thing he’s not confused about is why the...
WATCH: Mercer Pokes Fun At Calgary Tobogganing Rules

WATCH: Mercer Pokes Fun At Calgary Tobogganing Rules

Michelle Butterfield  01.22.2015
Calgary's media has made much ado about the city's tobogganing rules in recent weeks — to the point where Mayor Naheed Nenshi blamed...
Mercer: Harper Doesn't Care What The Provinces Have To Say

Mercer: Harper Doesn't Care What The Provinces Have To Say

Michael Bolen  01.21.2015
Canada's premiers and territorial leaders will meet at the end of the month. Stephen Harper won't be there. In fact, the last time the...
Mercer: In Canada, We Write Letters When We're Offended

Mercer: In Canada, We Write Letters When We're Offended

Michael Bolen  01.14.2015
Rick Mercer likes to think he would be willing to die for the right to offend. He's thankful that in Canada he doesn't have to. That's...
Rick Mercer Calls Out Bad Drivers Who Don't Use Turn Signals

Rick Mercer Calls Out Bad Drivers Who Don't Use Turn Signals

Zi-Ann Lum  12. 3.2014
Rick Mercer has a friendly reminder for drivers this holiday season: use your g*d*mn turn signals. The CBC funnyman found nothing amusing...
Mercer: Tories Are Cheating With Action Plan Ads

Mercer: Tories Are Cheating With Action Plan Ads

Michael Bolen  11.26.2014
"The final circle [of Hell] is basically sitting in a room watching Canada Action Plan ads over and over again on a loop." Yeah, Rick...
Mercer: Tories Don't Even Understand The Science They Silence

Mercer: Tories Don't Even Understand The Science They Silence

Michael Bolen  11.20.2014
"In Canada, the only time you hear about scientists now is when they’re being told to shut up or they're being shut down by a government...
Mercer: Canada's Change To Permanent Campaigning Is A Terrible Idea

Mercer: Canada's Change To Permanent Campaigning Is A Terrible Idea

Michael Bolen  11. 5.2014
Rick Mercer is not happy that Canada is taking a page from the U.S. and plunging into a year-long election campaign. In the past, Mercer...
Mercer: Our Parliament Must Remain Open

Mercer: Our Parliament Must Remain Open

10.29.2014
"It's our house. It's on a hill. And there's a tower. And it's named for the idea, the concept and notion of peace. And it’s open to...