Category Archives: Not So Compassionate Conservatism

The last and best word on sexual assaults in Germany

German women demonstrate against sexism and racism both. They’re getting it right, at least. The media, both there and here? Not so much. For the last two or three days, my newsfeed has been buzzing with stuff about the sexual … Continue reading

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Remember Montréal.

26 years ago, as a third-year university student and feminist volunteer at the Queen’s Women’s Centre, I felt murder breathing down my neck. Walking to class every day, the ever-present Kingston slush seeping cold and damp through the seams of … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: One for all the anti-choice fanatics

Yes, you, skulking out there in the shadows, spreading crapaganda and lies and glee about the deaths of three people. So “pro-life” that you can’t wait to dip your hands in innocent blood, eh? My man John’s got a word … Continue reading

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It’s Election Day in Canada. Do you know where YOUR vote is?

Yes, smartass, I know it’s in the ballot box. But really. Do you know where to make your mark? Having trouble deciding? Fine. I’ll help you narrow it down a bit. First off, NOT under the Conservatives. I don’t care … Continue reading

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Whoa Canada!

A tale of environmental horror and police-state paranoia, set right here in the Great North. Pull up some frozen lasagna and watch this, folks. (Courtesy Shit Harper Did.)

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Compare and Contrast: Harpo vs. Harpo

Leadership you can trust? LeaderSHIT, is more like it. Typical ShitHead…

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Buh-bye, Prettyboy!

Ahem. A little music, maestro: Aww, yodel. Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo López was sentenced to 13 years in prison for coup-plotting. Venezuelan judge Susana Barreiros sentenced López, the leader of the Voluntad Popular party, on Thursday to 13 years, 9 … Continue reading

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Economics for Dummies: How NOT to run a deficit…er, government.

Any questions?

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Explosive video implicates Rubio, Ros-Lehtinen in Venezuelan coup attempt

That sonic boom you just heard was the other shoe dropping. One of the suspects in the brutal murder and dismemberment of Liana Hergueta sang like a nightingale for the Venezuelan federal police, and in the video above, he names … Continue reading

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Why it’s never “too soon” to talk about gun violence — or racism, or misogyny

Every time there’s a gun massacre somewhere in the United States, every time there’s an occasion for them to finally start addressing the gun-crime connection, this happens: Right on cue, the NRA rolls out its paid-off bottom-feeder of the moment … Continue reading

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