In the Wake of  the Elections: Canada Turns Hard Right

It may not be coincidental that after a week of the telephone harassment campaign, Liberal support in Ontario dipped for the first time in the campaign to below 30 per cent,


Over the last decade, this highly controversial device has been used to detain five Muslim men for nearly 30 years combined. Through the experience of the detainees and their families, the film raises poignant questions about the balance between security and liberty.


The Harper government’s Bill C-51, or Anti-Terrorism Act, subverts basic principles of constitutional law, assaults rights of free speech and free assembly, and is viciously anti-democratic.


The context was within the intensification of the so-called “global war on terror” and in concert with the pro-military Stephen Harper government’s deployment of warplanes supposedly fighting “the terrorists” of the suddenly-emerging “Islamic State.”

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Stop The War: Canada’s Military Operations are Illegal Under Canadian Law By Christopher Black, October 03, 2015
Prime Minister Harper’s Slippery Slop: Stripping Canadian Citizenship By Binoy Kampmark, October 02, 2015
Taking the Leap: Climate Policy and the Canadian Election Global Research News Hour episode 114 By Michael Welch and Dahr Jamail, October 01, 2015
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Global Leaders Using Refugee Plight to Push Military Escalation By Sarah Lazare, September 10, 2015
The Refugee Crisis is a Crisis of Imperialism By T. J. Petrowski, September 10, 2015
Canadian Gunboat Diplomacy By Yves Engler, September 09, 2015
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WikiLeaks Reveals the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) and Canada Post May Be Sold Under TPP Agreement By Obert Madondo, August 03, 2015
Polluting the Environment in USA, Canada, India and China By Global Research News, July 29, 2015
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Canadian Government Lambasted for Stifling Science and Dissent By Deirdre Fulton, June 17, 2015
The Technology of Self-driven Cars, Trucks and Buses By Nick Fillmore, June 13, 2015
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Canada’s Genocide against First Nations’ Children. Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) Whitewash By Dr. Gary G. Kohls, June 04, 2015
Pentagon Mistakenly Mails Canada Anthrax By Cheryl Chumley, June 02, 2015
Canada’s Devolution: From Peace Seeker to War Crimes By Robert Snefjella, June 01, 2015
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Canada, China’s “Trojan Horse”. The Toronto based Renminbi Offshore Clearing Bank, to Facilitate the Use of the Yuan on the American Continent By Ariel Noyola Rodríguez, May 25, 2015
Corporate Media Consolidation and the Distortion of Democracy Conversations with Mel Hurtig and Tracy Rosenberg. Global Research News Hour Episode 105 By Michael Welch, Mel Hurtig, and Kéllia Ramares, May 25, 2015
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Empower Yourself to Fight the Power By Global Research, May 24, 2015
Britain’s Anti-terror Law and the Global Assault on Democratic Rights By Jordan Shilton, May 21, 2015
Canada Labor Rights: Fighting for the Rights of Ontario College Workers By Socialist Project, May 19, 2015
Health Experts Warn Canadian Parliament Over Harmful Effects of Cell Phone Radiation By L.J. Devon, May 18, 2015
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Criticism of Israel Not Allowed in Canada – Hate Crime Laws to Be Used Against Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) Supporters By Dan Dicks, May 14, 2015
White House Authorizes Shell to Resume Drilling in the Arctic By Thomas Gaist, May 13, 2015
Alberta Elections: A Perfect Political Storm By J. F. Conway, May 13, 2015
Ex-Guantanamo Child Detainee Omar Khadr Released on Bail By Carl Bronski, May 12, 2015
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Guantanamo Detainee Omar Khadr as Child Soldier. US-Canada Violated International Law By Professor Audrey Makin, May 12, 2015
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Omar Khadr Arrested and Detained in Guantanamo. Timeline By Professor Audrey Makin, May 09, 2015
Canada, State Sponsor of Terrorism? Role of Canadian Embassy in Jordan in ISIS Recruitment? By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, May 09, 2015
Guantanamo and the Case of Omar Khadr. Conversation with his Lawyer Dennis Edney By Michael Welch, May 08, 2015
Affaire Omar Khadr: la Cour suprême entendra la cause du gouvernement Harper
US-Canada “Terror Justice”: I Will Never Forget Omar Khadr By Global Research News, May 08, 2015
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A 57 Billion Dollar Surplus for Canada’s Budget: The Government’s Massive Grab of Workers’ Money By Gib McInnis, May 05, 2015
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Canadian Academic Dr. Diab Hassan deported to France on Trumped Up Terror Charges By Global Research News, April 29, 2015
Canadian Judge Grants Freedom to Omar Khadr, Once Held as Child in Guantanamo Bay Prison By Deirdre Fulton, April 27, 2015
Global Financial Conflagration: The World of Fiat Money is Buckling under the Pressure of Unpayable Debts
Planning Chaos in the Middle East: Destruction of Societies for Foreign Money Control By Prof. John McMurtry, April 27, 2015
Earth Day, Geo-Engineering and Chemtrails Global Research News Hour Episode 101 By Michael Welch, April 25, 2015
Bank of Canada Challenged in Legal Action: "Restore the Use of the Bank of Canada for Canadians"
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Organizations Accross Canada Oppose Harper Government’s Threat to Criminalize Criticism of Israel By Independent Jewish Voices, April 24, 2015
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Changing the Way Money Works: The Steady State Economy and Sharing Law Global Research News Hour Episode 99 By Michael Welch and Kéllia Ramares, April 14, 2015
Toronto Symphony Bans Pianist Critical of Kiev Regime By Roger Jordan, April 09, 2015
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Canada, Do Not Follow the U.S. Into Permanent War By David Swanson and Robert Fantina, April 02, 2015
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