Penny-pinching a bad excuse for ideological cuts

The Harper government is methodically de-funding agencies that talk about issues it wishes to avoid, like its obstructionist attitude towards international climate change efforts, its blind support of Israel, and its negligence of Canada's inequality gap. Instead, it's dumping money into programs designed to boost corporate profits.

Published: Wednesday, 04/11/2012 12:00 am EDT

The Harper government is methodically de-funding agencies that talk about issues it wishes to avoid, like its obstructionist attitude towards international climate change efforts, its blind support of Israel, and its negligence of Canada's inequality gap. Instead, it's dumping money into programs designed to boost corporate profits.

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