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Kinsella, Postmedia, And The Paid Campaign To “Seek And Destroy”

October 21, 2019

Secondary goal of Project Cactus was to deflect attention from Conservatives’ own candidates, says source

Ontario Proud’s Election Advertising Was Mostly Funded By Developers

December 11, 2018

Nearly all the funds received by the “grassroots” group came from several large corporate donors

Stephen Harper Would Like Some Attention

May 16, 2018

AMBER ALERTS. Stephen Harper’s back! MP Christine Moore’s ongoing public ordeal, and Doug Ford has found some standards (apparently). 

What Is David Frum Doing On OPPO?

May 15, 2018

Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about Quebec. Everything. And we attempt to answer the question: what the hell is David Frum doing on OPPO?

Twitter Users Suspended After Calling Canadian Senator A “Twatwaffle”

March 5, 2018

Posts about Conservative Senator Denise Batters appear to have led to the permanent banning of @canadiancynic, the formerly ubiquitous tweeter with the Brian Griffin avatar.

SHORT CUTS – Shopping Khadr To Fox News

July 19, 2017

The Conservative Party takes their latest wedge issue to the US media, a Quebec town won’t let Muslims bury their dead and Trudeau lays out some hot summer jams. BuzzFeed’s Elamin Abdelmahmoud co-hosts.

We Got Played

June 12, 2017

Or did we play ourselves? This most recent Conservative leadership race highlighted a number of deficiencies in Canadian media. Namely, why did the guy with virtually no chance of ever becoming Prime Minister, who skipped debates and ran much of his campaign from Boston, receive so much more press coverage than the guy who actually won the … Continued

Jason Kenney Is A Charming Man: Inside Alberta’s Weird Conservatism

May 22, 2017

The Texas of the north. Racist rednecks, gun nuts, and pickup truck enthusiasts. That’s the Alberta stereotype portrayed in much of the rest of Canada, but how much of that is accurate and how much is due to lazy media that falls back on clichéd tropes? After all, Alberta gave us the first big-city Muslim … Continued

Kevin O’Leary Is Still Being Paid To Talk Politics On U.S. Cable TV

February 23, 2017

The Conservative leadership hopeful regularly big-ups his candidacy on CNBC spots.

Drunk On Liberal Power / Kellie Leitch On Anti-Canadian Values

September 27, 2016

Conservative leadership contender Kellie Leitch calls Trudeau a “Canadian identity denier” and defends her idea of screening immigrants for their values. Plus, a look at the year ahead in Parliament.

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