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Amnesty international says 'Canada is no longer a democracy'
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Exploring options for democratic reform | iPolitics

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The Case Against The Bank Of Canada

For more information on the case against the bank of Canada visit: http://comer.org/ Support alternative independent media by joining Press For Truth TV http...  

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Jeff Hanks's comment, December 29, 2011 1:23 PM
The biggest threat to democracy the world over is not having finanicial sovereignity.
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Killing the Wheat Board, Kyoto and the Rule of Law - The Coalition for a Clean Green Saskatchewan

Killing the Wheat Board, Kyoto and the Rule of Law - The Coalition for a Clean Green Saskatchewan | What has happened to democracy in Canada? | Scoop.it
The Coalition exists to oppose the nuclear industry in all its forms while promoting and encouraging the development and expansion of safe, clean and green energy solutions for Saskatchewan.
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Summary of Canadian Federal Government Accountability Loopholes

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Canada’s wage gap at record high: OECD

Canada’s wage gap at record high: OECD | What has happened to democracy in Canada? | Scoop.it
Suggestions to narrow income disparity include tougher taxes for the rich, better education and job training...
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Auditor-General faces chill at Commons committees, sources say

Auditor-General faces chill at Commons committees, sources say | What has happened to democracy in Canada? | Scoop.it
Though Tories deny any directive has been sent, officials in spending watchdog’s office expect his appearances before MPs to be curtailed...
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Banana republic tactics topple Wheat Board | iPolitics

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Fight over Canadian Wheat Board hits Federal Court | CTV Winnipeg

Fight over Canadian Wheat Board hits Federal Court | CTV Winnipeg | What has happened to democracy in Canada? | Scoop.it
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Submission by the PSAC to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security regarding Bill C-19 An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Firearms Act (repeal of long-g...

Patty Ducharme made a presentation on behalf of PSAC to the parliamentary committee on public safety May 25, in support of the long gun registry, and against the bill - C-391 - that would dismantle it.
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Canada slips again in global corruption ranking

Canada slips again in global corruption ranking | What has happened to democracy in Canada? | Scoop.it
Our reputation as a country of peacekeepers and overall nice guys took a hit this week, as Canada slipped once again in a leading global corruption ranking.
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Omnibus Crime Bill Ensures Justice For None - The Huffington Post

Omnibus Crime Bill Ensures Justice For None - The Huffington Post | What has happened to democracy in Canada? | Scoop.it
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What Happened to Canada? | Truthout

What Happened to Canada? | Truthout | What has happened to democracy in Canada? | Scoop.it

Canada is a colonial corporatocracy of the banks.

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The GOP War on Democracy: How Conservatives Shamelessly Disenfranchise People Who Vote Democrat | Tea Party and the Right | AlterNet

The GOP War on Democracy: How Conservatives Shamelessly Disenfranchise People Who Vote Democrat | Tea Party and the Right | AlterNet | What has happened to democracy in Canada? | Scoop.it
Across the country, state legislatures and governors are pushing laws that seek to restrict access to the voting booth.
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Jeff Hanks's comment, December 29, 2011 1:26 PM
Is the northern GOP (Harper cons) using this strategy here in Canada?
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Rule by law, or is it rule of law?

Rule by law, or is it rule of law? | What has happened to democracy in Canada? | Scoop.it
Is Canada governed by the rule of law -- or only by the laws acceptable to the party in power? The d... - Columnists - Winnipeg Free Press.
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Our history being ignored: LETTER OF THE DAY - The Barrie Examiner - Ontario, CA

I am a music teacher. Most of my life I have been content to leave politics to politicians. However, in the last few years I have been becoming...
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Ending Canada's 'benign dictatorship' - Canada Votes 2011 - CBC News

Ending Canada's 'benign dictatorship' - Canada Votes 2011 - CBC News | What has happened to democracy in Canada? | Scoop.it
So, let's consider that obscure but intriguing article, written in 1997 by two brainy conservatives, Tom Flanagan and Stephen Harper. Yes, it calls Canada a benign dictatorship. Oh, and it's a passionate defence of coalition governments.
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Canadian report shows growing political alienation

Canadian report shows growing political alienation | What has happened to democracy in Canada? | Scoop.it
Whole swathes of the population—indeed, often an outright majority—reject the efficacy and even the legitimacy of the Canadian political process and show it by refusing to participate in federal, provincial and municipal elections.
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Wheat board ruling sparks appeals to Speakers - Politics - CBC News

Wheat board ruling sparks appeals to Speakers - Politics - CBC News | What has happened to democracy in Canada? | Scoop.it
Speakers in the House and Senate heard appeals Thursday from Liberals about ceasing the Senate's study of a bill to end the Canadian Wheat Board monopoly until after farmers vote.
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Ottawa ON : Harper's Conservative Party admits guilt but wants you to pay for it

Ottawa ON : Harper's Conservative Party admits guilt but wants you to pay for it | What has happened to democracy in Canada? | Scoop.it
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China’s climate compromise won’t woo Canada back into Kyoto: Kent

China’s climate compromise won’t woo Canada back into Kyoto: Kent | What has happened to democracy in Canada? | Scoop.it
Canada won’t drop its opposition to the Kyoto Protocol, even if it could lure global warming giants like China to accept greenhouse gas emissions cuts, Environment Minister Peter Kent says.
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Harper government eroding democracy, human rights: Amnesty head

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