Police mention; Canada LGBTQ politics
CBC: Toronto police withdraw bid to march in uniform in 2018 Pride parade
CBC: It's official — the Harper government muzzled scientists. Some say it's still happening
Canada politics; LGBTQ+; police
CBC: AG reviews call for inquiry into Toronto police handling of missing persons cases linked to Gay Village
Your periodic reminder that the police are NOT queer allies
CBC: Generic drug industry agrees to cut prices up to 40% in 5-year deal with provinces
Canada politics; intellectual property
"TPP trade ministers ... suspended controversial provisions from the original TPP related to intellectual property, which the Canadian tech sector had long called on Ottawa to remove from the deal."
It's looking more and more like there won't be copyright term extensions in Canada after all :)
Canada politics; HIV criminalisation
Prosecutions for nondisclosure of HIV appear to be "disproportionate and discriminatory"
Okay who taught Neil Macdonald the term "virtue signaling"? http://www.cbc.ca/news/opinion/canada-nafta-negotiations-1.4275910 https://scholar.social/media/C8auEcKsDMZ9TfbXNFE #cdnpoli
I don't know what the Real Answer to this problem is, but if some kid (not a rich, well-connected politician) somehow managed to defraud a bunch of people for $300k, I'm pretty sure they'd be in prison
"Faux progressivism" is an excellent term for Trudeau
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