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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Canada: Harper Government Relies on Torture Evidence, Say Three Professional Organizations By Global Research News, February 05, 2015
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Jeff Halper, Noted Peace Activist, Touring Canada Jan 17 – Feb 13 By Global Research News, February 01, 2015
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Recovery or Economic Collapse? Bet on Collapse
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Arabs in Canada By Dr. Ibrahim Hayani, November 24, 2014
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