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Orange Surge: New Poll Shows the NDP Leading the Other Parties

Posted June 12, 2015 by Simon

As I’ve been saying for quite a while the winds of change are sweeping across this country, and the latest EKOS poll only confirms that.

The NDP is still rising like a rocket.

It’s lead over the other parties continues to grow.

And if an election was held tomorrow it would likely be in a position to form a minority government. 
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Well, That’s a Relief!

Posted June 12, 2015 by Anonymous

Israel has officially absolved itself of any wrongdoing in the murder of four Palestinian kids killed on a Gaza beach last summer.

The kids – they were children – had a soccer ball in play when an Israeli patrol boat opened fire on them with explosive shells. Unfortunately, for the Israelis, foreign journalists witnessed the slaughter.

The New York Times’s Pulitzer prize-winning photographer Tyler Hicks, who witnessed the incident, though from a different angle to the Guardian, wrote in a blog at the time: “A small metal shack with no electricity or running water on a jetty in the blazing seaside sun does not seem like the kind of place frequented by Hamas militants, the Israel Defence Forces’ intended targets.
“Children, maybe four feet tall, dressed in summer clothes, running from an explosion, doesn’t fit the description of Hamas fighters, either.” 
Oh well, it was only four kids and, besides, they were Palestinian kids, worse yet they were Gazans.  All three Canadian parties supported Israel’s “Dahiyeh” campaign against Gaza that saw civilians butchered by the hundreds so what’s four kids in the greater scheme of things?
And, yes, those are news photos of those kids (the three who survived the first round) running for safety just seconds before they too were killed.  
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Breaking: New Poll Suggests The NDP is Now Leading the Other Parties.

Posted June 5, 2015 by Simon

For weeks Tom Mulcair and the NDP have been climbing steadily in the polls, and it was clear that if that trend continued it was only a matter of time before they passed the other parties.

Well now they finally appear to have done it.

According to the latest EKOS poll they are now in first place.
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