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By lucas@endneoliberalism On 22 May, 2013 At 08:10 AM | Categorized As Neoliberal Alert, Stephen Harper, Tar Sands & Pipeline | With 0 Comments
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It used to be that corporations lobbied corrupt governments to develop inefficient and destructive economic strategies that only profited the One Percent. Harper changed all that! The amount of tax dollars wasted in lobbying efforts for the Keystone XL pipeline project almost doubled from $9 million to $16.5 million in one year, Think Progress reports. [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 22 May, 2013 At 07:11 AM | Categorized As Media, Stephen Harper | With 0 Comments
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The Harper government got so corrupt that even the National Post went on the attack this week after the Duffy Senate scandal. Unlike its conservative counterpart in the United States, it takes courage for the National Post to dump a right-wing leader as corrupt as George W. Bush. John Ivison said that “Harper’s speech was [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 21 May, 2013 At 09:23 PM | Categorized As Stephen Harper | With 0 Comments

Harper’s former chief of staff $90,000 cheque to Sen. Mike Duffy to cover housing allowances the senator was forced to pay back triggered a worldwide Twitter trend calling Harper to resign, KW Protests reports. The corruption scandal added to recent events such as the government’s new policy for turning scientific research into a full corporate [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 13 May, 2013 At 01:30 PM | Categorized As General News, Stephen Harper | With 0 Comments

The Harper government is once again changing the role of government by switching the NRC’ focus on scientific research to a direct business subsidy. The Star reports

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 8 May, 2013 At 09:04 AM | Categorized As General News, Stephen Harper | With 0 Comments

Ottawa is contemplating a bail-in regime to seize bank accounts from ordinary Canadians upon a probable collapse of the banking industry, CBC reports.

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 8 May, 2013 At 09:32 AM | Categorized As Neoliberal Alert, Stephen Harper | With 0 Comments
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The CBC is becoming the propaganda machine that Conservatives and market advocates always fear. Forget The Box reports that Harper has filled the board with Conservatives since 2006. Harper’s latest omnibus budget bill (Bill C-60) gives government control over wages and working conditions of all CBC journalists and staff. Picture credit: DonkeyHotey CC BY 2.0

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 3 May, 2013 At 01:11 PM | Categorized As Stephen Harper | With 0 Comments

Harper inherited a surplus budget from the Liberal party back in 2006 and turned it into a deficit in about 2 years because the “fiscal conservative party” was spending too much while revenue had decreased from ineffective tax cuts. In the latest Harper scandal, $3.1 billion have gone missing and Matt Gurney from the National [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 29 Apr, 2013 At 08:44 PM | Categorized As General News, Stephen Harper | With 0 Comments

Harper’s federal budget, sugar-coated by millions of propaganda dollars, will result in 14000 less jobs for Canadians. CTV News reports

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 27 Apr, 2013 At 02:53 AM | Categorized As General News, Stephen Harper | With 0 Comments

Canada was questioned for its poor human rights records by a cluster of totalitarian countries like North Korea, Iran, and China. Canada was once the shining city on a hill, promoting peace and creating the checks and balance in a world full of extremist ideas. Today the Harper government was questioned by some of the [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 24 Apr, 2013 At 07:25 PM | Categorized As Stephen Harper | With 0 Comments

ShitHarperDid.ca is launching a national TV campaign to advertise the truth behind Harper’s economic plan. The Canadian economy is so bad that even the capitalists are raising questions! The IMF recently downgraded Canada’s economy, so why is Harper spending millions of tax dollars to tell us otherwise? The goal is to raise $6000 and already [...]