Harper Government

  • The Canadian Government Is Playing Hide and Seek with the TPP

    The TPP is the secretive trade deal that promises to free up more Canadian meat exports to Japan and the Asia-Pacific region in exchange for restrictions on internet freedom and environmental regulation, among other conditions. And right now, leaders...

  • Canada Is Ramping Up Its Arms Exporting Trade

    Canada’s record-breaking arms deal just provided a significant advantage to the Saudis, who are in the midst of a complex and arms race.

  • The Harper Government Wants to Bring American Style Voter ID Laws to Canada

    Stephen Harper’s Conservative government is attempting to bring US style voter suppression to Canada in a new legislative bid they claim will prevent voter fraud, though the evidence suggests otherwise.

  • Canada's Spies Are Out of Control

    News broke recently that CSEC, Canada's NSA, was testing out a spying program on thousands of travellers in a major Canadian airport in 2012. Now the British Columbia Civil Liberties Association and digital rights group OpenMedia are suing CSEC for...

  • Will Harper Step Down?

    In the wake of the Senate Scandal, pundits from all corners of the Canadian media have been taking breaks from their discussions about Mike Duffy, Nigel Wright, and the mysterious $90,000 cheque in order to ask a bigger question: will Stephen Harper...

  • The Harper Government Has Trashed and Destroyed Environmental Books and Documents

    In the first few days of 2014, scientists, journalists, and environmentalists were horrified to discover that the Harper government had begun a process to close seven of the 11 of Canada's world-renowned Department of Fisheries and Oceans libraries...