The drastic turn in Canadian politics and policy raises some urgent questions. Why hasn’t the population stopped the attack on its public services? Why have left-leaning parties lost ground at the polls while Harper and his ilk continue getting reelected? Why, in a society with a more collectively oriented spirit, has the political discourse taken a sharp turn to the right?
Shared by Lexa Doig on Twitter. This is so so so so so IMPORTANT. Please read this.
A great summary of a lot of the major issues surrounding this country and this government. It is a long read, but I highly recommend it.