Posts Tagged ‘proto-fascist’

Letter from Dorothy Field to Stephen Harper

Friday, June 8th, 2012

Letter from my friend Dorothy to Prime Minister Stephen Harper on the question of his profoundly anti-democratic omnibus “budget bill” C-38. The bill’s major intent, among many nefarious minor intents, is to obliterate environmental groups and their opposition to the Alberta tar sands and its pipelines. Dorothy is right; Harper has badly misjudged the people and province of British Columbia.

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The Harper Song (Steve It’s Time to Leave) by John Roby

Sunday, March 18th, 2012

Words and music by John Roby, a good friend of my Uncle Patrick. Video recorded and edited by Scott Stephenson. Lovely song in its own right, and a bit reminiscent of Randy Newman and Tom Lehrer.

For non-Canadians, this song is about Canada’s rogue right-wing head of state, Prime Minister (or “Crime Minister”) Stephen Harper.

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