Speak with context, Harper

Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Davos speech has been dissected in the press over the hidden Conservative agenda it apparently revealed. As soon as the prime minister mentioned the phrase "major transformations," that was inevitable. But another aspect of his speech went overlooked, one that could be read many ways without proper context.

Published: Wednesday, 02/01/2012 12:00 am EST

Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Davos speech has been dissected in the press over the hidden Conservative agenda it apparently revealed. As soon as the prime minister mentioned the phrase "major transformations," that was inevitable. But another aspect of his speech went overlooked, one that could be read many ways without proper context.

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