“Kicking Abortion’s Ass” – the sequel, gets passed at the Con Con.

From Kady O'Malley:P-207 - legislation to make assault causing harm to fetus a separate crime - PASSED Moving on to the most controversial resolution of the afternoon, we get an impassioned defence of the proposal, followed by notice from Ian Brodie that he’ll be sticking to the most stringent rules for the debate. A delegate from the East Coast … [Read more...]

When everything old is New™ again!

Transparency. Who would have imagined, in their wildest dreams, that Stevie and his Harpocrites would succeed in changing the meaning of that word to its complete opposite?“The way we can protect our democracy is through openness and transparency, and when the important political debates take place in public. To close access completely to their … [Read more...]

Let Them All Debate

Now that the election is on, let us return to that dandy idea that a poster over at Freak Dominion had -- if having one sitting member allows a party leader into the debate, the fundy nutbars Christian Heritage Party should work to get Ken Epp, or some other fetus fetishizing MP, to cross the floor. Heck, it's not like Epp has anything to lose. … [Read more...]

The Conservatives are Revolting!!!

NOTE: Re-posting this because ProgBlogs feed is broken and Scott won't fix it. Thanks to BigCityLib for writing a blog post that provided me with the opportunity to produce that headline. BCL's post is about those very special ReformaTory MPs who are standing behind Kep Epp and refusing to abort C-484. Awww. Look who's on the list: Rod … [Read more...]