cdnpoli 

regardless of what you think of the parties, we should agree that we must have fair representation.

this is not that.

animal abuse, politics 

Canada’s Conservatives will:

* Ban puppy mills and stop imports of animals bred inhumanely.
* Strengthen the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s ability to enforce current regulations and seize animals when imported under poor welfare conditions.
* Ban cosmetic testing on animals.
* Add animal cruelty as an aggravating factor in domestic violence prosecutions to go after abusers who hurt their spouse by hurting their pet.

conservative.ca/conservative-l

Unions have always fought for workplace safety. So why are they fighting mandatory vaccinations? 

Imagine a year ago, when vaccines were still a hopeful dream, that once they arrived and were freely available that so many new obstacles to reaching herd immunity and putting this nightmare behind us would appear. And from unions, no less.

thestar.com/opinion/contributo

canadian politics 

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh pledges to lower cellphone and internet bills

In the 2019 election Justin Trudeau promised to cut cellphone bills to save $1,000 per year for a family of four. But that has not materialized, and Trudeau has sided with telecom companies over families.

Unlimited internet plans should be truly unlimited, and not see speeds slow down once a certain amount of usage is reached.

thestar.com/politics/federal-e

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