The threat of populism

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Re: The threat of populism

Postby barberhouse » Dec 23rd, 2018, 12:11 pm

Yesterday in front of Burger King a whole group of white nationalist were spewing their hateful rhetoric.. Was the closest thing to a Trump rally I have ever watched..
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Re: The threat of populism

Postby averagejoe » Dec 23rd, 2018, 12:14 pm

barberhouse wrote:Yesterday in front of Burger King a whole group of white nationalist were spewing their hateful rhetoric.. Was the closest thing to a Trump rally I have ever watched..


What we're they saying?
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Re: The threat of populism

Postby oldtrucker » Dec 23rd, 2018, 4:23 pm

Ka-El wrote:or tried to do any of your own research on this issue?



Oh c'mon Ka el, you know I can't really read that well ,but ya...I've looked into it once or twice.
What Canadian federal political party registered or deregistered do you hate the most Kael ?

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Re: The threat of populism

Postby Ka-El » Dec 24th, 2018, 8:30 am

oldtrucker wrote: What Canadian federal political party registered or deregistered do you hate the most Kael ?

Hmmm. I'd never given that question much thought. I do know that with our FPTP system we are unlikely to have members from the Christian Heritage Party, Communist Party or Marxist-Lenin Party having a voice in Parliament - unlike the more populist system of proportional representation. I personally believe we are better off with a less divisive political system.
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Re: The threat of populism

Postby Catsumi » Dec 24th, 2018, 2:51 pm

Found this. Thought you might like it.

https://nationalpost.com/news/politics/ ... eport-says

And, for your reading pleasure, our erudite Rex Murphy's take on populism:

https://nationalpost.com/opinion/rex-mu ... oplay=true
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